The Chart of the Day belongs to Bioanalytical Systems (BASI). I found the contract research stock by using Barchart to sort today's Top Stocks to Own list first for the highest Weighted Alpha then I used Flipchart feature to review the charts for consistent price appreciation. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 11/15 the stock gained 25.45%.
Bioanalytical Systems, Inc. is a contract research organization providing research and development resources to many of the leading pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies in the world. The company offers an efficient, variable-cost alternative to its clients' internal product development, compliance and quality control programs. The company provides a broad array of value-added services and products focused on chemical analysis, allowing its clients to perform their research and development functions either ``in-house`` or at the company.
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Barchart technical indicators:
- 186.29+ Weighted Alpha
- 96% technical buy signals
- Trend Spotter buy signal
- Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
- 10 new highs and up 32.69% in the last month
- Relative Strength Index 72.98%
- Technical support level at 2.71
- Recently traded at 2.70 with a 50 day moving average of 2.05
- Market Cap $24 million
- At the present time none of the Wall Street firms are following the stock
- The individual investors following the stock on Motley Fool voted 2 to 6 that the stock will under perform the market