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Layne Christensen Company (LAYN) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Engineering & Construction
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneShooting StarThu, 26 Oct 2017-4.46%
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12.85 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 12.74 Range: 12.72 - 13.03 Vol: 41.33K Avg Vol: 145.23K
EPS: -3.33 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 11.44M Mkt Cap: 262.63M
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 12.80
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 13.08
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 12.77
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 9.98
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Daily Chart of LAYN

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Layne Christensen Company" (LAYN)?

LAYN is in a long term trading range with an upward bias. The last 52 weeks has seen this stock maintain an upward swing with about 67% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average for LAYN is very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average generally supports both the longer and medium term trends and is exhibiting a bullish bias. Unless key support levels currently at 9.98 and 12.77 are convincingly penetrated, the buy the dips strategy is still the higher probability trade. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "LAYN".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $11.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
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