Momentum & Analysis Look at Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) Shares

Here I will place the spotlight on shares of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) as the name has triggered additional investor interest of late. Since the start of the calendar year, Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD)’s stock has changed 6.36%. Over the last five trading sessions, the stock has ticked -7.67%. For the past month, Church & Dwight Co., Inc.’s stock has been -6.56%, -5.89% for the last quarter, -5.92% for the past six months and 16.12% for the past 52-weeks period. 

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The Consumer Goods sector company in the Cleaning Products has its headquarters based in USA and has a current market cap of 17282.17. 

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD)’s EPS growth this year is 23.50% and the trailing 12-month EPS is $2.39. Covering wall street analysts are predicting company growth for next fiscal year to be 9.01%. On a combined basis, the sell-side has given a recommendation of 2.6 on company shares.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD)’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) is 31.61. RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the size of recent gains to the size of recent losses and establishes oversold and overbought positions. Church & Dwight Co., Inc.’s 20-Day Simple Moving Average is -6.32%. Extending back, their 50-Day Simple Moving Average is -7.09%, looking even further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average stands at -3.73%.

Currently, the 14-day ADX for Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD) is sitting at 14.87. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. A value of 25-50 would support a strong trend. A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend. ADX is used to gauge trend strength but not trend direction. Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend.

Investors have the ability to use technical indicators when completing stock research. At the time of writing, Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -194.96. Developed by Donald Lambert, the CCI is a versatile tool that may be used to help spot an emerging trend or provide warning of extreme conditions. In terms of Moving Averages, the 7-day is resting at 74.22. Moving averages have the ability to be used as a powerful indicator for technical stock analysis. Interested traders may be keeping an eye on the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. Williams %R is a popular technical indicator created by Larry Williams to help identify overbought and oversold situations. Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD)’s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R currently sits at -96.17. In general, if the indicator goes above -20, the stock may be considered overbought. Alternately, if the indicator goes below -80, this may point to the stock being oversold.

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