OV/UN Valued: Stocks with a red number are undervalued by this percentage. Those with a black number are overvalued by that percentage according to ValuEngine. VE Rating: A "1-engine" rating is a strong sell, a "2-engine" rating is a sell, a "3-engine" rating is a hold, a "4-engine" rating is a buy and a "5-engine" rating is a strong buy. Last 12-Month Return (%): Stocks with a red number declined by that percentage over the last 12 months. Stocks with a black number increased by that percentage. Forecast 1-Year Return: Stocks with a red number are projected to decline by that percentage over the next 12 months. Stocks with a black number in the table are projected to move higher by that percentage over the next 12 months. Value Level: Price at which to enter a GTC limit order to buy on weakness. The letters mean; W-weekly, M-monthly, Q-quarterly, S-semiannual and A-annual. Pivot: A level between a value level and risky level that should be a magnet during the time frame noted. Risky Level: Price at which to enter a GTC limit order to sell on strength.
Applied Materials ( AMAT) ($17.75) set a multi-year high at $18.18 on Oct. 14. The hold rated semiconductor fabrication equipment is above its 50-day SMA at $17.11 with a quarterly value level at $16.46, a monthly pivot at $18.00 and weekly risky level at $19.21. Cisco Systems ( CSCO) ($23.51) ended last week above its 50-day and 200-day SMAs at $23.37 and $23.00. The hold rated Internet networking solutions company and Dow component has an annual value level at $22.76 with a semiannual pivot at $23.47 and monthly risky level at $25.30. Dean Foods ( DF) ($19.39) has been trying to take out its 200-day SMA at $19.75 and has stayed above its 50-day at $18.96 since Oct. 23. The buy rated processor of milk and other dairy products has a weekly value level at $18.49 and a quarterly risky level at $22.23. D R Horton ( DHI) ($18.14) is above its 52-week low Sept. 5 at $17.52 and is below its 50-day SMA at $19.06. The hold rated homebuilder has an annual value level at $16.05 with a weekly pivot at $18.77 and monthly risky level at $20.21.