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Quest Diagnostics Crosses Below its 10-day MA (DGX)

By David Diaz

Today, shares of Quest Diagnostics (NYSE:DGX) have fallen below their 10-day MA of $83.29 on a volume of 206K shares. This may provide swing traders with an opportunity for a short position, as such a crossover often suggests lower prices in the near term.

Quest Diagnostics share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $89.00 and a 52-week low of $59.66 and are now trading 38% above that low price at $82.07 per share. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has remained constant while the 50-day MA has advanced 1.0%.

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

Keywords: moving crosses quest diagnostics

Ticker(s): DGX