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Sun Life Financial Inc. (SLF) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Finance   Sub-Sector: Life Insurance
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 20 Oct 2017NoneBearish EngulfingMon, 16 Oct 20170.64%
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39.59 0.00 (0%) Oct 23 4:02pm EDT
Open: 39.62 Range: 39.55 - 39.78 Vol: 208.88K Avg Vol: 366.72K
EPS: 3.46 P/E ratio: 11.46 EBITDA: 3.07B Mkt Cap: 24.31B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 39.63
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 39.75
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 39.03
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 37.06
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Daily Chart of SLF

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Sun Life Financial Inc." (SLF)?

SLF is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, SLF has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 80% of the time with an average daily volume of 366.7K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 39.03 for SLF 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. SLF 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 SLF are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 39.03 and 37.06 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "SLF".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $44.95* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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