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Stone Energy Corporation (SGY) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Energy   Sub-Sector: Oil & Gas Production
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 27 Jun 2017NoneBullish EngulfingWed, 31 May 2017-14.93%
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18.46 0.00 (0%) Jun 27 4:02pm EDT
Open: 18.71 Range: 18.34 - 19.86 Vol: 370.9K Avg Vol: 175.15K
EPS: -115.25 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 194.01M Mkt Cap: 369.18M
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 23.16
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 22.24
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 21.56
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 12.72
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Daily Chart of SGY

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Stone Energy Corporation" (SGY)?

SGY 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 72% 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 SGY 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 12.72. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "SGY".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $2.64* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 27 Jun 2017
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