Barchart Research Team - Barchart.com - Tue Feb 28, 6:57PM CST
The "Chart of the Day" is CF Industries (CF), which showed up on Tuesday's Barchart "All Time High" list. CF Industries on Tuesday posted a new all-time high of $195.48 and closed up 1.28%. TrendSpotter has been Long since Jan 4 at $157.99. In recent news on the stock, CF Industries on Feb 15 reported Q4 EPS of $6.66, which was lower than the consensus of $6.83. However, the company said it expects margins and volumes to be sustained at high levels. Lazard Capital on Feb 16 said CF Industries should be bought aggressively on weakness because it believes the company is poised for a strong 2012. Lazard reiterated its Buy rating for the stock and raised its target to $205 from $195. CF Industries, with a market cap of $12 billion, is a major producer and distributor of nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer products.
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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