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Vivus, Inc. (VVUS) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Major Pharmaceuticals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017Gravestone DojiDojiFri, 10 Nov 20174.69%
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0.67 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 0.67 Range: 0.67 - 0.71 Vol: 400.55K Avg Vol: 831.46K
EPS: 0.31 P/E ratio: 2.21 EBITDA: 67.14M Mkt Cap: 72.56M
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 0.66
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 0.68
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 0.83
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 1.03
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Daily Chart of VVUS

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Vivus, Inc." (VVUS)?

VVUS is in a long term downtrend and it has traded about 72% of the time below the 200 day moving average in the last 52 weeks on daily average volume of 831.5K shares changing hands. The medium term trend for VVUS is extremely bearish and weak, having traded almost 83% of the time below the 50 day moving average. The 20 day moving average is also very weak as VVUS has been trading below its 20 SMA for 85% of the time in the last 8 weeks. VVUS may be overdue for a relief rally but it has to be noted that as VVUS is still in a downtrend characterized by the 200 SMA, currently at 1.03, the most likely scenario is that rallies will be sold into until the 200 SMA is convincingly taken out. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "VVUS".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $2.15* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
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