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Moving Average Analysis of FEZ’s Pharmaceutical Industry

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FEZ’s bottom stocks

On Tuesday, December 22, 2015, the stocks at the bottom of the SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) were Deutsche Post, Siemens (SIEGY), Bayer, L’Oreal (LRLCY), Anheuser-Busch (BUD), and Sanofi (SNY). They returned -0.93%, -0.85%, -0.79%, -0.74%, -0.44%, and 0.02%. Among all of these stocks, most of the stocks belong to the pharmaceutical industry.

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Pharmaceutical stocks’ returns

The YTD (year-to-date) returns of the pharmaceutical stocks like Sanofi and Bayer are 3%, and 1%, respectively. The quarterly returns of Sanofi and Bayer are -8.3%, and -0.34%, respectively. The month-to-date returns of the Sanofi and Bayer are -7.8% and -9.4%, respectively.

Sanofi is currently trading at 77.81 euros. Its 52-week high is 101.10 euros. Its 52-week low is 72.94 euros. Its current PE (price-to-earnings) ratio is 20.97x.

Bayer is currently trading at 113.75 euros. Its 52-week high is 146.26 euros. Its 52-week low is 106.50 euros. Its current PE ratio is 25.75x. Now, let’s analyze their performances using their moving averages.

Pharmaceutical stocks’ moving averages

  • Sanofi is currently trading 10%, 8%, and 4% below its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages, respectively.
  • Sanofi is currently trading between an RSI (relative strength index) of 70 and 30. This means that it isn’t oversold or overbought.
  • Bayer is currently trading 5% below its 100-day moving average. It’s trading 4% below its 50-day and 20-day moving averages.
  • Bayer is currently trading between an RSI of 70 and 30. This means that it isn’t oversold or overbought.
  • Analysts’ estimates indicate upsides of 18% and 22% for Sanofi and Bayer, respectively, over the next 12-month period from the current levels as of December 22, 2015.

To learn more, read Positive Global Cues Pushed FEZ and EWJ Up.

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