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SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities (XLU) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 20 Oct 2017NoneBullish EngulfingTue, 17 Oct 20170.94%
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54.86 0.00 (0%) Oct 20 4:00pm EDT
Open: 54.60 Range: 54.58 - 54.97 Vol: 11.23M Avg Vol: 10.64M
EPS: 7.59 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: N/A Mkt Cap: N/A
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 54.46
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 53.79
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 54.30
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 52.25
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Daily Chart of XLU

ETF Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities" (XLU)?

XLU is in a long term trading range with an upward bias. The last 52 weeks has seen this stock maintain an upward swing with about 68% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. The 50 day moving average also indicates range bound trading but with a general bullish upside bias. Even the 20 day moving average is exhibiting similar bullish bias in a trading range. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation XLU will return into the established trading range. However, a more conservative and higher probability trade is to still buy dips as the longer term trend is still up. A good place to accummulate longs is at the 200 SMA currently near 52.25. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "XLU".
Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 20 Oct 2017
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