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5 Strong Small Caps

|Includes:AKRX, GPOR, HWAY, Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (PNK), STMP

Each day I try to find for you 5 stocks from different indices that seem to have strong technical indicators and charts. Today list comes form using Barchart to sort the S&P 600 Small Cap Index for the stocks that had the most frequent advances in the last 20 trading session and then using the flipchart feature, pan through the chart to find stocks with the attributes that appeal to me.

Today's list includes Pinnacle Entertainment (NYSE:PNK), Akorn (NASDAQ:AKRX), Gulfport Energy (NASDAQ:GPOR), Healthways (NASDAQ:HWAY) and Stamps.Com (NASDAQ:STMP):

Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK)

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Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 13 new highs and up 14.93% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 78.56%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 24.13
  • Recently traded at 24.73 with a 50 day moving average of 21.57


Akorn (AKRX)

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Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 12 new highs and up 22.32% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 79.88%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 18.34
  • Recently traded at 18.47 with a 50 day moving average of 15.25


Gulfport Energy (GPOR)

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Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 12 new highs and up 10.35% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 75.52%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 60.22
  • Recently traded at 61.40 with a 50 day moving average of 53.29


Healthways (HWAY)

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Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 12 new highs and up 18.05% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 73.78%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 19.41
  • Recently traded at 20.62 with a 50 day moving average of 17.71


Stamps.Com (STMP)

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Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 12 new highs and up 10.02% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 68.45%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 42.49
  • Recently traded at 44.34 with a 50 day moving average of 40.92
Stocks: PNK, AKRX, GPOR, HWAY, STMP