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Innospec Inc. (IOSP) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Major Chemicals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Thu, 15 Jun 2017NoneDojiThu, 25 May 20174.36%
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63.30 0.00 (0%) Jun 22 4:00pm EDT
Open: 62.95 Range: 62.75 - 63.50 Vol: 99.82K Avg Vol: 93.27K
EPS: 3.26 P/E ratio: 20.29 EBITDA: 138.30M Mkt Cap: 1.60B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 68.00
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 64.85
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 64.06
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 64.37
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Daily Chart of IOSP

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Innospec Inc." (IOSP)?

IOSP is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, IOSP has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 83% of the time with an average daily volume of 93.3K shares being traded. For the medium term however, the 50 day moving average is indicating a trading range with a bearish downward bias. IOSP'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 IOSP. Some good levels to consider entering long positions in IOSP are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 64.06 and 64.37 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "IOSP".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $77.67* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Thu, 15 Jun 2017
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