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  • Trimble Navigation - TRMB - Barchart Chart Of The Day 0 comments
    Mar 28, 2012 7:06 AM | about stocks: TRMB
    Barchart.coms Chart of the Day - Trimble Navigation (NASDAQ:TRMB)

    Barchart Research Team - Barchart.com - Tue Mar 27, 5:24PM CDT

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    TRMB - Trimble Navigation Limited

    Sym Last Chg Pct
    TRMB 55.43 +0.57 +1.04%

    The "Chart of the Day" is Trimble Navigation (TRMB), which showed up on Tuesday's Barchart "All Time High" list. Trimble on Tuesday posted a new all-time high of $55.57 and closed up +1.04%. TrendSpotter has been Long since March 13 at $53.03. In recent news on the stock, Trimble on Feb 2 reported Q4 EPS of 54 cents, above the consensus of 48 cents. Management provided Q1 EPS guidance of 61-63 cents, above the consensus of 58 cents. Piper Jaffray on Jan 9 said the pullback in Trimble was a buying opportunity and reiterated its Overweight rating and target of $57. Trimble Navigation, with a market cap of $6.7 billion, sells applications requiring position or location, including surveying, construction, agriculture, fleet and asset management, public safety and mapping.

    (Click to enlarge)trmb_700_01

    How we found the Chart of the Day:

    We found the "Chart of the Day" by scanning the Barchart "All Time High" list. In order to get to that list, we first clicked on the Stocks menu item on the Barchart home page, then on the "All Time Highs" menu item on the left menu bar. We then sorted the list by percentage gainers by clicking on the "Percent" column title. A stock that has posted a new All-Time high is typically showing strong upside momentum.

    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.

    • TrendSpotter: Buy
    • Short-Term Indicators: 80% Buy
    • Medium-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Long-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Overall Average 96% Buy

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