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STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Ophthalmic Goods
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 16 Aug 2017NoneDojiWed, 26 Jul 201716.67%
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11.90 0.00 (0%) Aug 16 4:00pm EDT
Open: 11.85 Range: 11.85 - 12.05 Vol: 166.55K Avg Vol: 88.67K
EPS: -0.13 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: -672999.00 Mkt Cap: 489.19M
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 11.64
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 10.70
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 10.36
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 10.13
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Daily Chart of STAA

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "STAAR Surgical Company" (STAA)?

STAA is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, STAA has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 88% of the time with an average daily volume of 88.7K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 10.36, although still maintaining a bullish inclination, is however exhibiting characteristics of a medium term trading range. As the dominant long term trend is still up strongly, the high probability trade is still buying the dips. The 20 day moving average, although in a trading range, generally confirms this view as the underlying strength in STAA still has a bullish bias with price maintaining above the 20 SMA for 67.5% of the time in the last two months of trading. Traders who are thinking of going long STAA shares should consider patiently waiting for price to be near the 50 or 200 SMAs, currently at 10.36 and 10.13 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "STAA".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $12.75* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Wed, 16 Aug 2017
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