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BHP Billiton plc (BLT.L) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Mon, 20 Nov 2017NoneHanging ManTue, 24 Oct 2017-2.33%
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1360.50 0.00 (0%) Nov 20 9:00pm BST
Open: 1353.00 Range: 1345.50 - 1363.50 Vol: 4.29M Avg Vol: 8.02M
EPS: 110.40 P/E ratio: 12.64 EBITDA: 19.37B Mkt Cap: 74.32B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 1366.60
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 1400.10
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 1378.56
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 1305.49
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Daily Chart of BLT.L

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "BHP Billiton plc" (BLT.L)?

BLT.L 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 77% 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 BLT.L 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 1305.49. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "BLT.L".
Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Mon, 20 Nov 2017
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