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Agilent Technologies Crosses Below its 10-day MA (A)

By Shiri Gupta

Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) crossed under its 10-day moving average of $53.05 on a volume of 212K shares. Swing traders may find an opportunity for a short position, as such a crossover often suggests lower prices in the near term.

Over the past year, Agilent Technologies has traded in a range of $33.12 to $54.82 and is now at $52.81, 59% above that low. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 0.7% while the 200-day MA has remained constant.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Agilent Technologies on December 9th, 2016 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $46.08. Since that recommendation, shares of Agilent Technologies have risen 15.3%. We continue to monitor A for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: moving crosses agilent technologies

Ticker(s): A