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5 Great Mid Caps

|Includes:IDXX, MTX, SLAB, Trimble Navigation Limited (TRMB), WL

This morning I used Barchart to sort the S&P 400 Mid Cap Index to find the stocks that have hit the most frequent new highs in the last month. My list includes Trimble Navigation (NASDAQ:TRMB), Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX), Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB), IDEXX Laboratories (NASDAQ:IDXX), and Tower Watson and Co (TW):

Trimble Navigation (TRMB)

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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
  • 18 new highs and up 22.34% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 79.18%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 29.77
  • Recently traded at 30.89 with a 50 day moving average of 27.48


Minerals Technologies (MTX)

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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
  • 17 new highs and up 13.65% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 78.00%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 49.31
  • Recently traded at 50.46 with a 50 day moving average of 46.76


Silicon Laboratories (SLAB)

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Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 56% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 17 new highs and up 10.65% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 70.41%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 42.16
  • Recently traded at 42.81 with a 50 day moving average of 40.39


IDEXX Laboratories (IDXX)

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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
  • 16 new highs and up 9.55% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 74.22%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 100.01
  • Recently traded at 102.78 with a 50 day moving average of 97.23


Tower Watson & Co (TW)

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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
  • 15 new highs and up 36.92% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 85.31%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 110.12
  • Recently traded at 112.62 with a 50 day moving average of 89.93
Stocks: TRMB, MTX, SLAB, IDXX, WL