Barchart.com's Chart of the Day - Diodes
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 DIOD - Diodes Inc
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DIOD44.01+0.22+0.50%

The Barchart Chart of the Day belong to the semiconductor company Diodes (DIOD). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top Stocks to Own list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, hen used the Flipchart feature to review the charts for consistent price appreciation. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 10/1 the stock gained 31.89%.

Diodes Incorporated is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high-quality discrete and analog semiconductor products, primarily to the communications, computing, industrial, consumer electronics and automotive markets. The Company's corporate sales, marketing, engineering and logistics headquarters is located in Southern California, with two manufacturing facilities in Shanghai, China, a wafer fabrication plant in Kansas City, Missouri, engineering, sales, warehouse and logistics offices in Taipei, Taiwan and Hong Kong, and sales and support offices throughout the world. Diodes, Inc. recently acquired Anachip Corporation, a fabless analog IC company in Hsinchu Science Park, Taiwan. It's product focus is on subminiature surface-mount discrete devices, analog power management ICs and Hall-effect sensors all of which are widely used in end-user equipment.

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Barchart technical indicators:

  • 100% technical buy signals
  • 77.43+ Weighted Alpha
  • 75.72% gain in the last year
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 14 new highs and up 19.44% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 81.87%
  • Technical support level at 52.34
  • Recently traded at 53.74 with a 50 day moving average of 46.89

Fundamental factors:

  • Market Cap $2.69 billion
  • P/E 17.89
  • Revenue expected to grow 2.80% this year but be down 1.00% next year
  • Earnings estimated to increase 21.80% this year, decrease by 6.20% next year but compound at an annual rate of 15.00% for the next 5 years
  • Wall Street analysts issued 1 strong buy and 4 hold recommendations on the stock
  • The individual investors following the stock on Motley Fool voted 210 to 16 that the stock will beat the market
  • 1,970 investors are monitoring the stock on Seeking Alpha