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Becton Dickinson Bullish Moving Average Crossover Alert (BDX)

By James Quinn

Today, shares of Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) have crossed bullishly above their 10-day moving average of $182.80 on a volume of 285K shares. This may provide short-term investors a chance for a long position, as such a crossover often suggests higher prices in the near term.

Becton Dickinson share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $187.69 and a 52-week low of $128.87 and are now trading 42% above that low price at $183.47 per share. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.19% higher and 0.83% higher over the past week, respectively.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Becton Dickinson on January 10th, 2017 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $170.63. Since that recommendation, shares of Becton Dickinson have risen 7.0%. We continue to monitor BDX for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): BDX