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Argan Vs. MSC Industrial Direct Industry Stock Comparison

Buy
70

AGX
Argan

Last Price:
78.49
Seasonality Move:
-3.27%
Sell
48

MSM
MSC Industrial Direct

Last Price:
83.36
Seasonality Move:
-2.68%
Buy
70
Argan (AGX) is a Buy

Is Argan a Buy, Sell or Hold?

  • The current Argan [AGX] share price is $78.02. The Score for AGX is 70, which is 40% above its historic median score of 50, and infers lower risk than normal.
  • AGX is currently trading in the 60-70% percentile range relative to its historical Stock Score levels.
  • This Score is currently showing a higher than normal reading, suggesting risk levels may be somewhat lower than normal.
Sell
48
MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) is a Sell

Is MSC Industrial Direct a Buy, Sell or Hold?

  • The current MSC Industrial Direct [MSM] share price is $84.23. The Score for MSM is 48, which is 4% below its historic median score of 50, and infers higher risk than normal.
  • MSM is currently trading in the 40-50% percentile range relative to its historical Stock Score levels.
  • This Score is currently showing a lower than normal reading, suggesting risk levels may be somewhat higher than normal and additional caution is warranted.

AGX Stock Price Chart

What is Argan's stock price today?

  • The Argan share price today is $78.02
    Based on the share price being above its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bullish and AGX is experiencing buying pressure, which is a positive indicator for future bullish movement.

MSM Stock Price Chart

What is MSC Industrial Direct's stock price today?

  • The MSC Industrial Direct share price today is $84.23
    The current trend is relatively stagnant and MSM is experiencing buying pressure, which is a positive indicator for future bullish movement.

AGX Technical Analysis

Chart Indicators Level Buy or Sell
MACD (12, 26): 1.32 Buy
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI): 60.58 Buy
Chaikin Money Flow: 123980 -
Bollinger Bands Level Buy or Sell
Bollinger Bands (25): (71.97 - 77.37) Buy
Bollinger Bands (100): (52.62 - 73.68) Buy

MSM Technical Analysis

Chart Indicators Level Buy or Sell
MACD (12, 26): 0.16 Buy
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI): 57.72 Buy
Chaikin Money Flow: 542747 -
Bollinger Bands Level Buy or Sell
Bollinger Bands (25): (77.03 - 82.23) Buy
Bollinger Bands (100): (82.44 - 96.86) Sell

AGX Moving Averages

Moving Averages Level Buy or Sell
8-day SMA: 76.32 Buy
20-day SMA: 74.16 Buy
50-day SMA: 72.3 Buy
200-day SMA: 54.4 Buy
8-day EMA: 76.05 Buy
20-day EMA: 74.7 Buy
50-day EMA: 71.23 Buy
200-day EMA: 57.78 Buy

MSM Moving Averages

Moving Averages Level Buy or Sell
8-day SMA: 82.35 Buy
20-day SMA: 79.92 Buy
50-day SMA: 83.92 Buy
200-day SMA: 94.09 Sell
8-day EMA: 82.48 Buy
20-day EMA: 81.34 Buy
50-day EMA: 83.71 Buy
200-day EMA: 90.87 Sell

Argan Earnings Growth & AGX Earnings Dates

  • Analysts estimate an earnings decrease this quarter of $0.26 per share, an increase next quarter of $0.20 per share, a decrease this year of $0.20 per share, and an increase next year of $1.59 per share.

MSC Industrial Direct Earnings Growth & MSM Earnings Dates

  • Analysts estimate an earnings decrease this quarter of $0.29 per share, an increase next quarter of $0.42 per share, a decrease this year of $1.42 per share, and an increase next year of $0.08 per share.

Argan Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis: Buy or Sell?
8-day SMA:
20-day SMA:
50-day SMA:
200-day SMA:
8-day EMA:
20-day EMA:
50-day EMA:
200-day EMA:
MACD (12, 26):
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI):
Bollinger Bands (25):
Bollinger Bands (100):

MSC Industrial Direct Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis: Buy or Sell?
8-day SMA:
20-day SMA:
50-day SMA:
200-day SMA:
8-day EMA:
20-day EMA:
50-day EMA:
200-day EMA:
MACD (12, 26):
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI):
Bollinger Bands (25):
Bollinger Bands (100):