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Northern Trust: 52-Week High Recently Eclipsed (NTRS)

By Shiri Gupta

Shares of Northern Trust (NASDAQ:NTRS) traded today at $94.99, breaking its 52-week high. Approximately 144,000 shares have changed hands today, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 1.3 million shares.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Northern Trust have traded between a low of $54.38 and a high of $94.99 and are now at $94.99, which is 75% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 1.3% while the 200-day MA has slid 0.2%.

Based on a current price of $94.99, Northern Trust is currently 5.5% above its average consensus analyst price target of $89.79. The stock should find initial support at its 200-day moving average (MA) of $68.82 and further support at its 50-day MA of $66.47.

Northern Trust Corporation is a financial holding company that provides investment management, asset and fund administration, fiduciary, and banking solutions for corporations, institutions, and affluent individuals. Northern trusts banking operations are its primary operations.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Northern Trust on April 25th, 2017 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $90.36. Since that recommendation, shares of Northern Trust have risen 4.6%. We continue to monitor NTRS for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: 52 week high/lows Northern Trust

Ticker(s): NTRS