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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
Tue, 22 Aug 2017NoneDojiTue, 08 Aug 2017-1.26%
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153.61 0.00 (0%) Aug 23 4:00pm EDT
Open: 155.00 Range: 152.83 - 155.15 Vol: 576.34K Avg Vol: 623K
EPS: 2.91 P/E ratio: 52.57 EBITDA: 467.99M Mkt Cap: 13.34B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 152.16
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 155.87
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 160.72
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 145.30
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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 623K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 160.72, 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. IDXX was only able to maintain above the 20 SMA for 35% of the time in the last month of trading. Objectively, in a strong uptrend, the high probability strategy is to buy dips. A good area for traders who are considering taking a long position in IDXX is near the 200 SMA currently at 145.30. 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 - Tue, 22 Aug 2017
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