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Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Services   Sub-Sector: Clothing/Shoe/Accessory Stores
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 28 Nov 2017NoneHanging ManTue, 21 Nov 20170.19%
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72.81 0.00 (0%) Nov 28 4:00pm EDT
Open: 71.36 Range: 70.84 - 72.89 Vol: 3.02M Avg Vol: 3.1M
EPS: 3.03 P/E ratio: 20.97 EBITDA: 2.19B Mkt Cap: 24.48B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 72.09
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 67.18
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 65.14
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 62.34
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Daily Chart of ROST

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Ross Stores, Inc." (ROST)?

ROST 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 58% 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 ROST 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 62.34. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "ROST".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $71.39* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 28 Nov 2017
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