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Roper Industries, Inc. (ROP) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Capital Goods   Sub-Sector: Industrial Machinery/Components
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneBullish EngulfingFri, 10 Nov 2017-0.72%
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256.34 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 255.13 Range: 254.53 - 257.58 Vol: 345.25K Avg Vol: 342.03K
EPS: 6.68 P/E ratio: 38.65 EBITDA: 1.41B Mkt Cap: 26.39B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 256.17
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 257.09
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 250.41
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 228.77
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Daily Chart of ROP

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Roper Industries, Inc." (ROP)?

ROP is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, ROP has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 100% of the time with an average daily volume of 342K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 250.41 for ROP is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. This bullish stance is further reinforced by ROP's ability to stay over the 20 day moving average for more than 90% 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 ROP are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 250.41 and 228.77 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "ROP".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $262.10* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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