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Neenah Paper, Inc. (NP) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Paper
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneHanging ManWed, 01 Nov 20171.44%
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88.00 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 87.75 Range: 87.40 - 88.75 Vol: 112.54K Avg Vol: 63.47K
EPS: 4.39 P/E ratio: 19.77 EBITDA: 142.10M Mkt Cap: 1.46B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 86.53
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 85.89
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 84.87
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 79.38
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Daily Chart of NP

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Neenah Paper, Inc." (NP)?

NP 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 53% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. The 50 day moving average also indicates range bound trading but with a general bullish upside bias. Even the 20 day moving average is exhibiting similar bullish bias in a trading range. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation NP will return into the established trading range. However, a more conservative and higher probability trade is to still buy dips as the longer term trend is still up. A good place to accummulate longs is at the 200 SMA currently near 79.38. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "NP".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $86.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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