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PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDLI) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Biotechnology: Biological Products (No Diagnostic Substances)
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Feb 2017NoneBullish EngulfingTue, 14 Feb 2017-1.73%
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2.27 0.00 (0%) Feb 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 2.31 Range: 2.25 - 2.32 Vol: 1.73M Avg Vol: 2.49M
EPS: 1.06 P/E ratio: 2.15 EBITDA: 244.51M Mkt Cap: 375.78M
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 2.29
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 2.25
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 2.20
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 2.91
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Daily Chart of PDLI

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "PDL BioPharma, Inc." (PDLI)?

PDLI is in a very strong downtrend. For the last 52 weeks, PDLI has maintained to stay firmly below the 200 day moving average for 87% of the time. Rallies will be sold into until the downtrend reverses. For the medium term, the 50 day moving average is generally in a trading range with a bearish downward bias. The 20 day moving average is also in a trading range with a slight bullish bias. PDLI may experience some profit taking and it is unclear how strong buying support will be for this stock as objectively, it is still in a strong long term downtrend with the 200 SMA currently at 2.91. Technically, there is very little reason to recommend a buy on this counter. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "PDLI".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $3.67* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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