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Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Non-Durables   Sub-Sector: Meat/Poultry/Fish
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 18 Aug 2017NoneBullish EngulfingWed, 09 Aug 20171.89%
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140.49 0.00 (0%) Aug 21 9:45am EDT
Open: 141.05 Range: 140.49 - 141.29 Vol: 7.9K Avg Vol: 392.53K
EPS: 9.74 P/E ratio: 14.43 EBITDA: 430.18M Mkt Cap: 3.20B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 142.25
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 134.47
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 126.01
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 105.30
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Daily Chart of SAFM

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Sanderson Farms, Inc." (SAFM)?

SAFM is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, SAFM has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 87% of the time with an average daily volume of 392.5K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 126.01 for SAFM is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average is however indicating a predominance of range bound trading but still with a bullish bias. SAFM may experience some profit taking due to its strong performance thus far, so it may be prudent to lighten up on strength or sudden upward momentum. Good places to re-enter SAFM are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 126.01 and 105.30 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "SAFM".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $120.67* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 18 Aug 2017
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