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Becton Dickinson Bearish Moving Average Crossover Alert (BDX)

By Amy Schwartz

Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) crossed under its 10-day moving average of $199.81 on a volume of 132K shares. This may provide swing traders with an opportunity for a short position, as such a crossover often suggests lower prices in the near term.

Becton Dickinson share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $210.36 and a 52-week low of $161.29 and are now trading 23% above that low price at $198.38 per share. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.2% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.8%.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Becton Dickinson and will alert subscribers who have BDX in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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Ticker(s): BDX