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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Biotechnology: In Vitro & In Vivo Diagnostic Substances
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Thu, 19 Oct 2017NoneBullish EngulfingTue, 17 Oct 20170.99%
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164.01 0.00 (0%) Oct 20 10:16am EDT
Open: 162.30 Range: 161.45 - 164.50 Vol: 59.9K Avg Vol: 494.21K
EPS: 2.91 P/E ratio: 55.58 EBITDA: 467.99M Mkt Cap: 14.10B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 160.56
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 157.79
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 156.26
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 153.64
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How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of IDXX

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "IDEXX Laboratories, Inc." (IDXX)?

IDXX is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, IDXX has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 100% of the time with an average daily volume of 494.2K shares being traded. For the medium term however, the 50 day moving average is indicating a trading range with a bearish downward bias. IDXX's upward trend appears to be weakening but it is still not confirmed by the 200 SMA. Confidence in the buy the dips strategy seems to be waning. The 20 day moving average seems to be confirming the 50 SMA as it is also indicating a trading range but however with a slightly bullish bias. As the long term trend is still up strongly, underlying strength in the 20 and 50 SMA can be used to time taking long/buy positions in IDXX. Some good levels to consider entering long positions in IDXX are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 156.26 and 153.64 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "IDXX".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $154.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Thu, 19 Oct 2017
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