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Possible Bearish Inside Day Candle Pattern Detected for Citizens Financi (NYSE:CFG)

By Amy Schwartz

SmarTrend's candlestick scanner has spotted a possible bearish inside day candle pattern in Citizens Financi (NYSE:CFG) based on the price action in the company's shares. Yesterday's price range of $33.97 and $34.44 is within the prior day's high and low of the day. This trading action often signifies indecision by bulls and bears to drive prices higher or lower and often implies a possible change in trend. Owners of Citizens Financi may want to consider a possible hedge in the event a pullback occurs. Look for confirmation in the next few trading days.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Citizens Financi have traded between a low of $27.62 and a high of $42.87 and closed yesterday at $34.31, which is 24% above that low price. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 0.3% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.3%.

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. provides a full range of commercial banking services for retail and Institutional customers. The Bank offers consumer loans, commercial loans, mortgage loans, deposit products, internet banking, and trust services.

Potential upside of 43.1% exists for Citizens Financi, based on a current level of $34.31 and analysts' average consensus price target of $49.10. Citizens Financi shares should first meet resistance at the 50-day moving average (MA) of $34.71 and find additional resistance at the 200-day MA of $35.74.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Citizens Financi and will alert subscribers who have CFG in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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Ticker(s): CFG