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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
Fri, 20 Oct 2017NoneHammerMon, 02 Oct 2017-7.26%
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26.94 0.00 (0%) Oct 20 4:02pm EDT
Open: 27.50 Range: 26.62 - 27.77 Vol: 110.7K Avg Vol: 184.54K
EPS: -45.00 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 201.90M Mkt Cap: 538.77M
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 27.91
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 29.09
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 26.98
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 20.14
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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 76% 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 20.14. 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 $2.33* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 20 Oct 2017
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