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St. Jude Medical, Inc. (STJ) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Biotechnology: Electromedical & Electrotherapeutic Apparatus
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 04 Jan 2017DojiBearish EngulfingWed, 28 Dec 20161.27%
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80.82 0.00 (0%) Jan 04 5:01pm EST
Open: 80.81 Range: 80.72 - 81.31 Vol: 14.74M Avg Vol: 2.63M
EPS: 2.28 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 0.00 Mkt Cap: N/A
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 80.27
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 79.92
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 79.42
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 76.38
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Daily Chart of STJ

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "St. Jude Medical, Inc." (STJ)?

STJ 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 67% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. For the medium term, the 50 day moving average is generally in a trading range with a bearish downward bias. Even the 20 day moving average is trading in a range but with a bullish bias. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation STJ 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 76.38. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "STJ".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $83.75* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Wed, 04 Jan 2017

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