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Bullish Moving Average Cross by Western Refining (WNR)

By Nick Russo

Today, shares of Western Refining (NYSE:WNR) have advanced above their 10-day MA of $22.08 on a volume of 415K shares. Swing traders may find an opportunity for a long position, as such a crossover often suggests higher prices in the near term.

In the past 52 weeks, Western Refining share prices have been bracketed by a low of $20.64 and a high of $50.71 and are now at $22.55, 9% above that low price. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 1.3% while the 50-day MA has declined 0.6%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Western Refining on April 15th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $26.97. Since that call, shares of Western Refining have fallen 18.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: moving crosses western refining

Ticker(s): WNR