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Possible Bullish Inside Day Candle Pattern Detected for Scientific Gam-A (NASDAQ:SGMS)

By Nick Russo

SmarTrend's candlestick scanner has spotted a possible bullish inside day candle pattern in Scientific Gam-A (NASDAQ:SGMS) based on the price action in the company's shares. Yesterday's price range of $53.78 and $55.70 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. Traders and investors interested in shares of Scientific Gam-A may want to consider an appropriate entry level in the event a reversal to the upside transpires. It is important to look for confirmation.

Scientific Gam-A (NASDAQ:SGMS) has potential upside of 8.0% based on a current price of $54.50 and analysts' consensus price target of $58.88. The stock should find resistance at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $54.68, as well as support at its 200-day MA of $48.59.

Scientific Games Corporation provides services, systems, and products to both the pari-mutuel gaming and instant ticket lottery industries. The Company operates an instant ticket and online lottery products, systems, and services business. Scientific Games also operates wagering and communications, venue management, and telecommunications products businesses.

In the past 52 weeks, Scientific Gam-A share prices have been bracketed by a low of $24.05 and a high of $62.80 and closed yesterday at $54.50, 127% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 1.5% while the 200-day MA has risen 0.6%.

SmarTrend is monitoring the recent change of momentum in Scientific Gam-A. Please refer to our Company Overview for the results of our proprietary technical indicators that have been scanning shares of Scientific Gam-A in search of a potential trend change.

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Ticker(s): SGMS