IHS Markit stock: buy or sell
Jul 29th, 2021
IHS Markit stock brief
- After marking new all-time highs last Friday, IHS Markit closed at $112.32 merely changing a -0.85%
- It's been 4 consecutive sessions in negative for IHS Markit, loosing a -2.70%
- Price is drawing a scaled uptrend since last January with higher tops and higher bottoms. Up to date, shares marked a 35.47% gain since the beginning of this rally
- IHS Markit Ltd. provides critical information, analytics, and solutions for various industries and markets worldwide.
Should I buy IHS Markit stock?
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Is $INFO stock a buy?
In the current situation of IHS Markit there is not any eligible buy setup. This doesn't mean we expect a selloff for $INFO in the next few days, or that it may not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems
Should I sell IHS Markit stock?
When you are a novel trader and you own stock shares with some profit, it's really difficult to decide the good moment to sell and get your profits. Trading strategies let us to avoid impetuous decisions based on our sentiments or the buzz surrounding the market. Our trading system selects very simple setups to guide us on when is the best time to sell our shares. Be aware that these setups are not intended for shorting $INFO stock
A golden rule is that you should not keep a trading operation that shows a greater losses than those expected upon the buy. When to sell your stock must always be determined by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)
Is it time to sell IHS Markit stock?
Currently, IHS Markit stock doesn't match any of our preferred sell setups, so if you own IHS Markit shares and your operation is in profit probably is not time to sell now
IHS Markit ratings
We don't have any rating published in the last 30 days for IHS Markit
IHS Markit stock analysis
Since last January, IHS Markit has been drawing an uptrend that by now marked a gorgeous 35.47%. The price shows higher highs and higher lows, and along the way gave some buy points for those who wanted to invest. Latest pullback was last May, when price bounced at $100.78. Now, the price swings in a consolidation between its last top ($116.58) and its last bottom ($100.78)
$INFO at Highs
IHS Markit did it again, and hit all-time highs (ATH) last Friday at $116.58
Supports and resistances
The current resistance levels are:
The current support levels are:
The evolution of the Bollinger Bands on the chart shows that they are pretty close to each other (less than 5%), which clearly means that price volatility is low. The tightness of the Bollinger bands is generally a sign of a sudden price movement (up or down), so we must be careful and manage our buy or sell orders accordingly
Relative strength index
The RSI dropped below the overbought level of 70 on July 8 after just crossing to the overbough zone for a single day (weak signal). The RSI value on Wednesday was 48.48. Since RSI lost the overbought zone, IHS Markit price sank a 2.61%
IHS Markit stock price history
IHS Markit IPO was on Jun 19th, 2014 at $25.81 per share1. Since then, INFO stock has risen by 335.18%, with an average of 47.88% per year. An investment of $1,000USD on the IPO would be valued $4,351.80 nowadays.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits
Price target for IHS Markit stock
Nobody knows how much a stock will be priced in the future. Banks and financial organisations publish their analysis predicting how a stock will performance in the future.
Along with buy or sell recommendations, financial institutions release their price forecasts based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these forecasts follow the release of new financial data by the company, and usually. If you are a small trader you must not trade based on these forecasts.
In the last month we couldn't find any price target published for IHS Markit stock.
Earnings and financials
In mid-June, IHS Markit Ltd. ($INFO) posted adjusted EPS for that met analysts' expectations. Quarterly EPS was $0.81 per share compared to the forecasted $0.80. Company's turnover resulted of $1.2 billion compared to $1.1 billion forecasted by market consensus.Same quarter last year, reported EPS was $0.69, so recently posted EPS is an increase of 17.39%. Looking at revenue, figures skyrocketed a 15.08% compared to $10.3B same quarter a year ago.
IHS Markit ($INFO) is hosting the earnings call next September. Market forecasts of $0.83, compared to previous quarter that was $0.81.
IHS Markit performance
|IHS Markit ($INFO)||1.30%||6.30%||31.20%|
Disclaimer:The thoughts expressed in this article are personal and should not be followed as recommendations for you to buy or sell stocks. The author of this report does not know the individual positions of the reader, his or her finances or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Comments are expressed for education reasons only
IHS Markit summary
|Wednesday, July 28th, 2021|
|Day range||$111.66 - $114.2|
|Average true range||$2.31|
|50d mov avg||$110.00|
|100d mov avg||$105.53|
|200d mov avg||$96.82|
|Earnings date||September 27th, 2021|