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  • Allergan - AGN - Barchart Chart Of The Day 0 comments
    Sep 29, 2012 3:49 PM | about stocks: AGN

    Today's Chart of the Day was chosen by Jim Van Meerten author ofBarchart Portfolio Blogs. You will notice a slightly different format but the selection criteria will stay the same. Today's chart is Allergan (NYSE:AGN). The stock was chosen by using the S&P 500 Large Cap Stock Index and sorting for the stocks having made the most frequent new highs in the past month.

    The new chart will contain:

    • The price the stock traded at for the last 6 month
    • The 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • The Trend Spotter signal
    • The 14 day Turtle Channel

    (click to enlarge)

    Barchart technical indicators:


    • 80% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • 15 new highs and up 8.30% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 64.62%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 90.66
    • Recently traded at 91.58 with a 50 day moving average of 87.00

    Fundamental factors:


    • Analysts project revenue will increase by 7.40% this year and 8.10% next year
    • Earnings are estimated to increase by 14.20% this year, another 14.10% next year and continue at an annual rate of increase of 13.58% for the next 5 years
    • P/E ratio is 23.92
    • Dividend rate is .22%
    • Financial Strength ranking of A+

    Wall Street analysts recommendations:


    • 12 strong buy
    • 3 moderate buy
    • 9 hold
    • No moderate sell or sells

    Link to the stock's Barchart home page: Allergan (AGN)

    From the link using the sidebar tabs you can access all the data Barchart has assembled and organized for your review.

    Disclosure: This is not a buy recommendation. Please review all the data Barchart has assembled and organized for you before deciding if this stock is suitable to be included in your individual investment portfolio.

    Stocks: AGN
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