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LHC Group (LHCG) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Medical/Nursing Services
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 27 Jun 2017NoneDojiThu, 15 Jun 2017-0.61%
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65.53 0.00 (0%) Jun 27 4:00pm EDT
Open: 66.75 Range: 64.88 - 67.34 Vol: 187.67K Avg Vol: 122.83K
EPS: 2.16 P/E ratio: 30.34 EBITDA: 85.92M Mkt Cap: 1.20B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 65.69
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 62.12
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 57.91
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 46.82
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Daily Chart of LHCG

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "LHC Group" (LHCG)?

LHCG 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 76% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average for LHCG is very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average supports both the longer and medium term trends and is exhibiting very bullish characteristics. Unless key support levels currently at 46.82 and 57.91 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 "LHCG".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $66.72* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 27 Jun 2017
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