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5 Great Mid Caps

|Includes:EWBC, MDP, MTX

Today I used Barchart to sort the S&P 400 Mid Cap Index for the stocks with the most frequent new highs in the last month. I did a second sort to zero in on the stock from that list that also had positive gains for the past week and month. The list includes Towers Watson & Co (TW),WMS Industries (NYSE:WMS), Minerals Technologies (NYSE:MTX) , East West Bankcorp (EWB) and Meredith Corp (NYSE:MDP):

Towers Watson & Co (TW)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 16 new highs and up 25.91% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 79.00%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 115.30
  • Recently traded at 117.11 with a 50 day moving average of 94.90


WMS Industries (WMS)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 14 new highs and up .54% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 64.60%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 25.97
  • Recently traded at 25.99 with a 50 day moving average of 25.83


Minerals Technologies (MTX)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 14 new highs and up 11.42% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 73.83%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 49.86
  • Recently traded at 51.78 with a 50 day moving average of 47.48


East West Bancorp (NASDAQ:EWBC)

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 14.43% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 72.78%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 32.44
  • Recently traded at 34.01 with a 50 day moving average of 30.98


Meredith Corp (MDP)

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 13 new highs and up 11.85% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 71.67%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 47.99
  • Recently traded at 49.70 with a 50 day moving average of 46.08
Stocks: WLWMS-OLD, MTX, EWBC, MDP