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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Technology   Sub-Sector: Computer Software: Prepackaged Software
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 11 Oct 2017NoneBullish EngulfingWed, 04 Oct 20172.32%
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77.70 0.00 (0%) Oct 18 12:23pm EDT
Open: 77.67 Range: 77.37 - 77.85 Vol: 5.44M Avg Vol: 19.98M
EPS: 2.71 P/E ratio: 28.20 EBITDA: 30.43B Mkt Cap: 588.61B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 76.19
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 74.88
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 73.87
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 68.78
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Daily Chart of MSFT

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Microsoft Corporation" (MSFT)?

MSFT is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, MSFT has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 100% of the time with an average daily volume of 20M shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 73.87 for MSFT is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. This bullish stance is further reinforced by MSFT's ability to stay over the 20 day moving average for more than 80% of the time in the last 2 months of trading. There is however a possibility of profit taking setting in and it may be prudent to lighten up on strength and re-enter during a retracement. Good places to re-enter MSFT are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 73.87 and 68.78 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "MSFT".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $81.03* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Wed, 11 Oct 2017
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