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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
Tue, 27 Jun 2017NoneDojiThu, 15 Jun 20170.73%
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50.98 0.00 (0%) Jun 27 4:02pm EDT
Open: 51.16 Range: 50.92 - 51.53 Vol: 349.04K Avg Vol: 526.54K
EPS: 2.75 P/E ratio: 18.52 EBITDA: 623.70M Mkt Cap: 5.07B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 51.00
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 50.76
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 51.65
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 52.55
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Daily Chart of SON

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

Although SON is currently trading below its 200 day moving average, it is prudent to note that in the last 52 weeks, SON has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 85% of the time with an average daily volume of 526.5K shares changing hands. This could portend a sustained reversal in trend, or just a slight bump in the road prior to resuming its bullish bias.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 indicating range bound trading with a bearish bias. Objectively, as long as SON is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into and traders can expect a lot of resistance near the 200 SMA currently at 52.55. Technically there are too many uncertainties to recommend a buy on this stock at this moment. 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 $51.55* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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