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Hexcel Corporation (HXL) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Major Chemicals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 27 Jun 2017NoneBearish EngulfingMon, 05 Jun 20171.19%
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52.02 0.00 (0%) Jun 27 4:03pm EDT
Open: 51.38 Range: 51.20 - 52.27 Vol: 706.2K Avg Vol: 609.42K
EPS: 2.76 P/E ratio: 18.84 EBITDA: 450.60M Mkt Cap: 4.73B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 51.80
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 49.07
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 50.99
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 49.69
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Daily Chart of HXL

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Hexcel Corporation" (HXL)?

HXL is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, HXL has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 81% of the time with an average daily volume of 609.4K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 50.99, although still maintaining a bullish inclination, is however exhibiting characteristics of a medium term trading range. As the dominant long term trend is still up strongly, the high probability trade is still buying the dips. The 20 day moving average is in a trading range and is generally bucking the trend with a bearish bias. HXL was only able to maintain above the 20 SMA for 30% of the time in the last month of trading. Objectively, in a strong uptrend, the high probability strategy is to buy dips. Traders who are thinking of going long HXL shares should consider patiently waiting for price to be near the 50 or 200 SMAs, currently at 50.99 and 49.69 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HXL".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $56.58* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 27 Jun 2017
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