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Recent 52-Week High Exceeded in Shares of Ball Corp (BLL)

By James Quinn

Shares of Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) traded at a new 52-week high today of $67.26. Approximately 194,000 shares have changed hands today, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 2.2 million shares.

Ball Corporation provides metal packaging for beverages, foods, and household products. The Company also supplies aerospace and other technologies and services to commercial and governmental customers. Ball serves customers worldwide.

Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) is currently priced 33.8% above its average consensus analyst price target of $44.55. Ball Corp shares have support at the 50-day moving average (MA) of $61.76 and additional support at the 200-day MA of $52.51.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Ball Corp have traded between a low of $34.71 and a high of $67.26 and are now at $67.26, which is 94% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 0.8% while the 200-day MA has risen 0.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Ball Corp on January 8th, 2019 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $47.04. Since that recommendation, shares of Ball Corp have risen 41.7%. We continue to monitor BLL for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): BLL