Chart Of The Day - US Physical Therapy (USPH)

The Chart of the Day belongs to US Physical Therapy (USPH).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for the best technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled another buy signal on 10/13 the stock gained 14.61%.

U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. operates outpatient physical and occupational therapy clinics which provide post-operative care and treatment for a variety of orthopedic-related disorders and sports-related injuries.

Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. 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.

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signals
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 12 new highs and up 17.42% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 81.17%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 38.75
  • Recently traded at 42.16 with a 50 day moving average of 36.51

Fundamental factors:

  • Market Cap $514.77 million
  • P/E 25.51
  • Dividend yield 1.21%
  • Revenue expected to grow 13.00% this year and another 6.00% next year
  • Earnings are estimated to increase 16.60% this year, an additional 10.10% next year and continue to compound at an annual rate of 12.50% for the the next 5 years
  • Wall Street analysts issued 4 strong buy and 3 hold recommendations on the stock

The 50-100 day MACD Oscillator has been the best technical trading strategy on thus stock and should be used as your exit point.

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