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Bullish Moving Average Cross by Energen (EGN)

By Shiri Gupta

Energen (NYSE:EGN) shares have crossed bullishly above their 10-day moving average of $41.89 on a volume of 442K 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.

In the past 52 weeks, Energen share prices have been bracketed by a low of $20.76 and a high of $77.12 and are now at $42.00, 102% above that low price. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.8% lower and 3.63% higher over the past week, respectively.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Energen on March 3rd, 2016 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $29.54. Since that recommendation, shares of Energen have risen 35.9%. We continue to monitor EGN for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: moving crosses energen

Ticker(s): EGN