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Intersil - Barchart's Chart Of The Day

|Includes:Intersil Corporation (ISIL)

The Chart of the Day is Intersil (NASDAQ:ISIL). I found the stock by sorting the New High list for new high frequency in the last month, then used the Flipcahrt feature to review the charts. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 5/9 the stock gained 17.55%.

  ISIL is a leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog semiconductors. The Company's products address some of the industry's fastest growing markets, such as, flat panel displays, cell phones, other handheld systems, and notebooks. ISIL's product families address power management functions and analog signal processing functions. ISIL's products include ICs for battery management, hot-swap and hot-plug controllers, linear regulators, power sequencers, supervisory ICs, bridge drivers, PWM controllers, switching DC/DC regulators and power MOSFET drivers; optical storage laser diode drivers; DSL line drivers; video and high-performance operational amplifiers; data converters; interface ICs; analog switches and multiplexers; crosspoint switches; voice-over-IP devices; and ICs for military, space and radiation-hardened applications.

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The status of Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

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 17.87% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 81.39%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 14.93
  • Recently traded at 15.44 with a 50 day moving average of 13.36

Fundamental factors:

 

  • Market Cap $1.97 billion
  • P/E 26.37
  • Dividend yield 3.19%
  • Revenue expected to grow 2.40% this year and another 4.80% next year
  • Earnings estimated to increase 23.70% this year, an additional 8.20% next year and continue to increase at an annual rate of 5.00% for the next 5 years
  • Wall Street analysts issued 2 strong by, 6 buy and 7 hold recommendations on the stock

Good solid numbers. Use the 100 day moving average as an exit point.
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Stocks: ISIL