CHTR stock: buy or sell

CHTR stock price: $710.40 3.66% At close on May 14th, 2021

Updated on:
May 17th, 2021

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CHTR stock brief

  • Charter exploded a 3.66% after reaching new all-time highs last Friday
  • The price is currently above the upper Bollinger band, which is usually an indicator of a short-term correction
  • Raymond James published a bullish rating for Charter last Thursday, forecasting $720.00
  • Charter Communications, Inc. operates as a broadband connectivity and cable operator company serving residential and commercial customers in the United States.

Should I buy Charter stock?

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Is $CHTR stock a buy?

Currently, Charter stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean we expect a selloff for $CHTR in the next few days, or that it may not climb higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell Charter stock?

"To sell or not to sell", if you are holding Charter shares?. Trading strategies give us the ability us to avoid impetuous decisions based on our feelings or the buzz that surrounds the market. Our trading system selects very simple setups to guide us on when is a good time to sell a stock. Be aware that these setups are not intended for selling short $CHTR stock

A guiding principle is that you should not mantain an open trade that shows a greater losses than those expected at the time of purchase. The moment to sell shares always has to be ruled by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Charter stock?

Currently, Charter stock doesn't match any of our preferred sell setups, so if you hold Charter shares and your operation is in profit probably is not time to sell now

Charter ratings

In the last 30 days, 19 brokerage ratings were published for Charter. General sentiment is bullish, with 15 out of 19 publishing optimistic outlooks

Charter analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Apr 20th, 2021
Morgan Stanley Buy
Apr 26th, 2021
Morgan Stanley Buy
May 3rd, 2021
Credit Suisse Group Buy
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Strong buy
Morgan Stanley Buy
Royal Bank of Canada
TD Securities Neutral
Truist Neutral
Truist Securities Strong buy
Wells Fargo & Company Buy
May 7th, 2021
Raymond James Buy
May 10th, 2021
Credit Suisse Group Buy
Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft Strong buy
Morgan Stanley Buy
Truist Securities Strong buy
Wells Fargo & Company Buy
May 11th, 2021
TD Securities Neutral
May 12th, 2021
Argus Strong buy
May 13th, 2021
Raymond James Buy

Charter stock analysis

Charter stock started an uptrend last February, and grew an amazing 21.34%. The price line shows rising highs and lows, and along the way provided very few entry points for those who wanted to invest. Latest pullback was in early April, when price bounced at $600.16. In late April, Charter broke out above its last top ($657.84) offering a good buying opportunity

$CHTR at All-time Highs

Last Friday, Charter marked new all-time highs (ATH) again at $712.41. Stock rallied fast in the last 2 weeks, hiting new all-time highs 3 times

SMAs overview

CHTR stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

Price is at all-time highs and there are not upper resistances.

The current supports are:

  • S1: $681.71 (-4.04% below)
  • S2: $671.00 (-5.55% below)
  • S3: $668.00 (-5.97% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Price readings above or below the Bollinger Bands indicate that the price has has trended strongly to extreme highs or lows. At this point, the price is over the upper band, meaning a short-term correction (at least) until it is under the band

    CHTR stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    Crossed over the overbought line last Friday, marking a reading of 75.27. Breaking out above the level of 70 is not a sell signal, as shares can climb during several weeks being above 70

    CHTR stock RSI chart

    Charter stock price history

    Charter IPO was on Jan 5th, 2010 at $35.00 per share1. Since then, CHTR stock surged by 1,929.71%, with an average of 175.43% per year. An investment of $1,000USD on the IPO would have a value of $20,297.14 today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    CHTR stock price history chart

    Price target for Charter stock

    How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable. However, many stock price predictions are posted every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts.

    Along with buy or sell recommendations, brokerage institutions release their price estimates based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these predictions follow the release of new financial data by the company, and many times. Again, these forecasts are not direct recommendations for individual traders and should not be followed blindly.

    There are 19 price predictions posted for Charter that average $753.00. That is a 6.00% than the last price ($710.40).

    Charter stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Apr 20th, 2021
    Morgan Stanley $770.00$730.00
    Apr 26th, 2021
    Morgan Stanley $770.00$730.00
    May 3rd, 2021
    Credit Suisse Group $724.00$780.00
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $725.00$770.00
    Morgan Stanley $730.00$750.00
    Royal Bank of Canada $570.00$660.00
    TD Securities $660.00$740.00
    Truist $700.00$750.00
    Truist Securities $700.00$750.00
    Wells Fargo & Company $763.00$816.00
    May 7th, 2021
    Raymond James $690.00$720.00
    May 10th, 2021
    Credit Suisse Group $724.00$780.00
    Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft $725.00$770.00
    Morgan Stanley $730.00$750.00
    Truist Securities $700.00$750.00
    Wells Fargo & Company $763.00$816.00
    May 11th, 2021
    TD Securities $740.00$750.00
    May 12th, 2021
    Argus $700.00$775.00
    May 13th, 2021
    Raymond James $690.00$720.00

    Earnings and financials

    Charter ($CHTR) hosted the financial call and presented the report in late April. CHTR posted earnings of $4.11 per share on sales of $12.5 billion. The Wall St estimate was $4.26 per share on revenue of $12.5 billion.

    Compared to the same quarter last year, EPS was $1.86, so reported EPS is a increase of 120.97%. Revenue inched a 6.68% on an annualized basis in the , from $117.4B to $125.2B last quarter.

    CHTR ($CHTR) is presenting earnings report next July. Wall Street expects of $4.79, compared to previous quarter that was $4.11.

    Charter performance

    CHTR performance compared
    Company1m3m6m
    Charter ($CHTR) 11.50% 16.60% 11.10%

    Important:
    The comments given in this post are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this paper does not have any knowledge of the individual situations of the reader, his or her own finances or what is in his or her best interest at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Thoughts are published for general educational purposes only

    CHTR summary

    Friday, May 14th, 2021
    Open$691.18
    Close$710.4
    Day range$685.13 - $712.41
    Previous close$685.3
    Session gain3.66%
    Average true range$17.32
    50d mov avg$642.83
    100d mov avg$634.98
    200d mov avg$629.08
    Earnings dateJuly 30th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Charter stock symbol?

    Charter Communications, Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the CHTR symbol

    Is Charter stock a buy or sell?

    Charter received 19 ratings in the last 30 days: 15 bullish, 0 bearish and 3 neutral.

    Will CHTR go up?

    Charter had different price forecasts posted by analysts in the last 4 weeks forecasting the target price to $753.00. That is a 6.00% than the current price ($710.40).