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Prospect Capital Corporation (PSEC) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Funds/Trusts
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 11 Oct 2017NoneDojiThu, 05 Oct 2017-4.13%
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6.34 0.00 (0%) Oct 18 12:41pm EDT
Open: 6.37 Range: 6.31 - 6.37 Vol: 911.07K Avg Vol: 2.81M
EPS: 0.83 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 0.00 Mkt Cap: N/A
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 6.65
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 6.70
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 7.08
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 8.28
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Daily Chart of PSEC

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Prospect Capital Corporation" (PSEC)?

PSEC is trading below its 200 day moving average and objectively, many will consider the long term trend to be down. Care must however be taken with this view as in its last 52 week trading history, it is noted that PSEC has been range bound with a slight upward bias, having traded above the 200 SMA about 56% of the time. The medium term trend for PSEC is extremely bearish and weak, having traded almost 86% of the time below the 50 day moving average. The 20 day moving average is also very weak and displaying very bearish bias. PSEC may be long overdue for a good oversold bounce, but objectively, as long as PSEC is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into. Technically there are too many uncertainties to recommend a long term buy on this stock at this moment. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "PSEC".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $6.50* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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