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Heartland Expres Crosses Above its 10-day MA (HTLD)

By Amy Schwartz

Today, shares of Heartland Expres (NASDAQ:HTLD) have crossed bullishly above their 10-day moving average of $18.37 on a volume of 166K 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, shares of Heartland Expres have traded between a low of $16.55 and a high of $25.21 and are now at $18.83, which is 14% above that low price. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 0.2% while the 50-day MA has declined 0.5%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Heartland Expres on February 5th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $21.87. Since that call, shares of Heartland Expres have fallen 16.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): HTLD