The Chart of the Day belongs to La Jolla Pharmaceuticals (LJPC).  I found the biological pharmaceutical stock by using Barchart to sort theRussell 3000 Index stocks first for the highest Weighted Alpha then again for Barchart technical buy signals of 80% or better,  The stock gained 34.88% since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/26.

 The company is engaged in the research and development of therapeutic products for the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.

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The 20-50 day MACD Oscillator has been an effective technical trading strategy for this stock