The Chart of the Day belongs to Piper Jaffray (PJC). I found the securities firm stock by using Barchart to sort today's All Time High list first for Thur highest Weighted Alpha, then again for technical buy signals of 80% or more. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 7/28 the stock gained 79.37%.
Piper Jaffray Companies is a focused securities firm dedicated to delivering superior financial advice, investment products and transaction execution within selected sectors of the financial services marketplace. They operate through two primary revenue-generating segments: Capital Markets and Private Client Services. Investment Research, an independent group reporting to the CEO, supports clients of both segments. The firm serves corporations, government and non-profit entities, and institutional investors on a national basis.
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Barchart technical indicators:
- 96% technical buy signals
- Trend Spotter buy signal
- Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
- 11 new highs and up 13.43% in the last month
- Relative Strength Index 75.52%
- Technical support level at 73.87
- Recently traded at 77.50 with a 50 day moving average of 63.12
- Market Cap $1.13 billion
- P/E 17.06
- Revenue expected to grow 9.30% this year and another 10.40% next year
- Earnings estimated to increase 9.00% this year, an additional 22.40% next year and continue to compound at an annual rate of 10.00% for the next 5 years
- Only 1 Wall Street analysts is making a hold recommendation on this stock. There is an unwritten agreement among Wall Street firms that they do not make recommendations on each others publicly traded stock.