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The 5 Best Mid Caps

|Includes: HOLX, KBR, STLD, Waste Connections, Inc. (WCN), ZBRA

Today I wanted to find the 5 best Mid Cap stocks so I used Barchart to sort the S&P 400 Mid Cap Index stocks for the highest technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart feature to find the charts I liked.

Today's list includes Waste Connections (NYSE:WCN), Steel Dynamics (NASDAQ:STLD), KBR Inc (NYSE:KBR), Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX) and Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA).

Waste Connections

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 11 new highs and up 2.63% in the last year
  • Relative Strength Index 63.31%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 47.96
  • Recently traded at 48.63 with a 50 day moving average of 47.64


Steel Dynamics

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 3 new highs and up 1.50% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 62.96%
  • Barchart computes a technical; support level at 21.42
  • Recently traded at 22.46 with a 50 day moving average of 21.24


KBR Inc

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 11 new highs and up 11.57% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 73.28%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 18.62
  • Recently traded at 19.43 with a 50 day moving average of 16.61


Hologic

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 8 new highs and up 6.47% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 68.76%
  • Barchart computes a technical support leve at 35.51
  • Recently traded at 36.17 with a 50 day moving average of 33.26


Zebra Technologies

Barchart technical indicators:

 

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 8 new highs and up 23.36% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 77.74%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 108.37
  • Recently traded at 113.96 with a 50 day moving average of 97.53