The “Chart of the Day” is Church & Dwight (CHD), which showed up on Friday’s list of stocks that had a new “Buy” signal from the Barchart “TrendSpotter” trading system and also on Barchart’s “NYSE All Time High” list. CHD on Friday rallied by 0.84% to post a new all-time high. In recent news on the stock, Oppenheimer on March 23 reiterated its Outperform rating on CHD and raised its target to $88 from $75 due to improved growth in developed markets and strengthening U.S. laundry prices. Church & Dwight on Feb 8 reported fiscal Q4 EPS of 86 cents, below the analyst consensus of 89 cents, but declared a 100% dividend increase to 34 cents. Church & Dwight, with a market cap of $5.7 billion, is the world’s leading producer of sodium bicarbonate, (baking soda), a versatile chemical which performs a broad range of functions such as cleaning, deodorizing, leavening and buffering. They sell their products, primarily under the ARM & HAMMER(R) trademark, to consumers through supermarkets, drug stores and mass merchandisers; and to industrial customers/distributors.


How we found the Chart of the Day:

We found the “Chart of the Day” by scanning the Barchart “Trading Signals” page. That page provides a summary of changes in the Barchart signals. We then clicked on the TrendSpotter “Buy” category to obtain a list of all the stocks for which the Barchart TrendSpotter trading system has just turned to a buy. We then clicked on the “Today’s Opinion” column header in order to sort the list with the strongest stocks on top. Further information is available at Barchart Signals Guide help page and at TrendSpotter help page.

Barchart’s Opinion trading systems are all a Buy and Barchart’s daily TrendSpotter trading system is a “Buy.” Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the web site when you read this report.

  • TrendSpotter: Buy
  • Short-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
  • Medium-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
  • Long-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
  • Overall Average 100% Buy

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