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Sonoco Products Company (SON) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Containers/Packaging
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 11 Oct 2017DojiHanging ManMon, 09 Oct 20170.21%
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51.07 0.00 (0%) Oct 18 4:02pm EDT
Open: 51.42 Range: 50.96 - 51.70 Vol: 453.43K Avg Vol: 627.15K
EPS: 2.63 P/E ratio: 19.41 EBITDA: 589.72M Mkt Cap: 5.08B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 51.22
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 49.94
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 49.03
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 51.53
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Daily Chart of SON

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Sonoco Products Company" (SON)?

SON is trading below its 200 day moving average and objectively, many will consider the long term trend to be down. Care must however be taken with this view as in its last 52 week trading history, it is noted that SON has been range bound with a slight upward bias, having traded above the 200 SMA about 52% of the time. For the medium term, the 50 day moving average is generally in a trading range with a bearish downward bias. The 20 day moving average is also range bound, although it manages to maintain a bullish bias. Objectively, as long as SON is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into and this stock faces tough resistance above. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "SON".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $52.89* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Wed, 11 Oct 2017
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