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Jim Van Meerten is an advisor to Marketocracy Capital Management and writes on financial subjects here and on Barchart Portfolio Blogs and Seeking Alpha. He earned a BS in Accounting and Business Administration from Berry College; a Juris Doctorate from the Woodrow Wilson School of Law; and... More
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  • 5 Mid Cap Picks 0 comments
    Nov 6, 2012 1:40 PM | about stocks: WDR, WAFD, VAL, THO, TGI

    Today I screened the S&P 500 Mid Cap Index to find the 5 with the best Barchart technical indicators and charts. Near the top of the last wereWaddel & Reed Financial (NYSE:WDR), Washington Federal (NASDAQ:WAFD), Valspar (NYSE:VAL) , Thor Industries (NYSE:THO) and Triumph Group (NYSE:TGI):

    Waddel & Reed Financial (WDR)

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    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • 7 new highs and up 6.86% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 64.44%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 32.93
    • Recently traded at 34.28 with a 50 day moving average of 32.16


    Washington Federal (WAFD)

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    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • 7 new highs and up 3.62% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 60.89%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 16371
    • Recently traded at 17.33 with a 50 day moving average of 16.68


    Valspar (VAL)

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    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving average
    • 16 new highs and up 21.21% in the last quarter
    • Relative Strength Index 61.52%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 57.46
    • Recently traded at 59.46 with a 50 day moving average of 56.59


    Thor Industries (THO)

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    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • 9 new highs and up 22.90% in trhe last month'
    • Relative Strength Index 80.35%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 39.29
    • Recenlty traded at 45.13 with a 50 day moving average of 35.61


    Triumph Group (TGI)

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    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • 7 new highs and up 4.43% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 64.58%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 64.39
    • Recently traded at 66.70 with a 50 day moving average of 61.79


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    Stocks: WDR, WAFD, VAL, THO, TGI
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