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Jim Van Meerten is an advisor to Marketocracy Capital Management and writes on financial subjects here and on Barchart Portfolio Blogs. He earned a BS in Accounting and Business Administration from Berry College; a Juris Doctorate from the Woodrow Wilson School of Law; and attended... More
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  • 3 Growth Stocks You Should Buy Now 2 comments
    Jul 16, 2012 1:27 PM | about stocks: HCSG, RGR, TGT

    This afternoon I used Barchart to screen a list of stocks having projections of double digit increases in sales, earnings and total return to find those with current momentum and found Healthcare Services (HCSG), Strum Ruger (RGR) and Target (TGT). These are hourly trading charts for the last month.

    Healthcare Services (HCSG)

    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 56% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
    • 8 new highs and up 8.33% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 72.24%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 21.00
    • Recently traded at 22.04 with a 50 day moving average of 19.78


    Strum Ruger (RGR)

    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 32% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20 and 50 day moving averages
    • 10 new highs and up 22.00% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 67.27%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 40.33
    • Recenlty traded at 43.05 with a 50 day moving average of 40.73


    Target (TGT)

    Barchart technical indicators:

     

    • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
    • Trend Spotter buy signal
    • Above its 20, 50 and100 day moving averages
    • 7 new highs and up 5.81% in the last month
    • Relative Strength Index 74.30%
    • Barchart computes a technical support level at 58.92
    • Recently traded at 61.89 with a 50 day moving average of 57.51

    Disclosure: I am long HCSG, RGR, TGT.

    Stocks: HCSG, RGR, TGT
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  • These investment ideas are invaluable.

     

    I like to do a small amount of mo-mo investing (mostly, I am a slo-mo dividend-growth seeker) for which your instablog announcements are just great.

     

    Thank you, Jim!
    17 Jul 2012, 03:23 AM Reply Like
  • Author’s reply » I will be doing a lot more growth stock posts in the future
    17 Jul 2012, 09:21 AM Reply Like
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