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Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Services   Sub-Sector: Diversified Commercial Services
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 20 Oct 2017NoneBullish EngulfingThu, 12 Oct 2017-0.59%
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64.04 0.00 (0%) Oct 20 4:00pm EDT
Open: 63.54 Range: 63.48 - 64.11 Vol: 1.4M Avg Vol: 2.19M
EPS: 2.25 P/E ratio: 28.46 EBITDA: 1.37B Mkt Cap: 23.02B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 63.39
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 62.39
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 59.02
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 59.14
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Daily Chart of PAYX

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Paychex, Inc." (PAYX)?

PAYX 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 57% 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. The 20 day moving average has been quite bullish with price trading above the 20 SMA for 100% of the time during the last two months. PAYX may strengthen further into a very strong long term trend or fall back into the trading range. The high probability trade is to still buy dips but selectively at strong support areas like the 200 SMA at 59.14. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "PAYX".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $60.83* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 20 Oct 2017
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