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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Services   Sub-Sector: Department/Specialty Retail Stores
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneBullish EngulfingTue, 14 Nov 20177%
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97.47 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 99.24 Range: 96.58 - 100.13 Vol: 23.58M Avg Vol: 8.67M
EPS: 4.16 P/E ratio: 20.98 EBITDA: 32.87B Mkt Cap: 260.81B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 93.80
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 90.04
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 84.87
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 77.67
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Daily Chart of WMT

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Wal-Mart Stores, Inc." (WMT)?

WMT 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 75% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. The 50 day moving average also indicates range bound trading but with a general bullish upside bias. Even the 20 day moving average is exhibiting similar bullish bias in a trading range. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation WMT 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 77.67. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "WMT".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $86.94* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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