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Possible Bullish Inside Day Candle Pattern Detected for Chubb (NYSE:CB)

By David Diaz

SmarTrend's candlestick scanner has spotted a possible bullish inside day candle pattern in Chubb (NYSE:CB) based on the price action in the company's shares. Today's price range of $126.85 and $127.37 is within yesterday'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. Traders and investors interested in shares of Chubb may want to consider an appropriate entry level in the event a reversal to the upside transpires. It is important to look for confirmation.

The Chubb Corporation, a holding company, offers property and casualty insurance, which includes personal, standard commercial and specialty commercial insurance. The Company provides insurance coverage principally in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and parts of Latin America and Asia.

Over the past year, Chubb has traded in a range of $94.35 to $134.49 and is now at $126.90, 34% above that low. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 0.2% while the 200-day MA has remained constant.

Chubb (NYSE:CB) has potential upside of 3.0% based on a current price of $126.90 and analysts' consensus price target of $130.65. Chubb shares have support at the 200-day moving average (MA) of $122.87 and additional support at the 50-day MA of $119.18.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Chubb on April 19th, 2016 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $122.47. Since that recommendation, shares of Chubb have risen 3.5%. We continue to monitor CB for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: bullish inside day candle chubb

Ticker(s): CB