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Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Major Pharmaceuticals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 28 Nov 2017DojiBullish EngulfingWed, 08 Nov 2017-11.17%
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130.62 0.00 (0%) Nov 28 4:00pm EDT
Open: 130.66 Range: 128.58 - 131.64 Vol: 221.26K Avg Vol: 241.83K
EPS: 0.41 P/E ratio: 354.51 EBITDA: 60.55M Mkt Cap: 3.06B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 131.53
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 140.44
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 140.26
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 121.71
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How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of LGND

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated" (LGND)?

LGND 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 59% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average for LGND 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 121.71 and 140.26 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 "LGND".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $143.50* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 28 Nov 2017
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