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Shares of Humana Inc Rise Above Previous 52-Week High

By Nick Russo

Shares of Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) traded today at $339.45, breaking its 52-week high. Approximately 73,000 shares have changed hands today, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 441,000 shares.

Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) defies analysts with a current price ($338.47) 10.3% above its average consensus price target of $303.67. The stock should find initial support at its 50-day moving average (MA) of $323.42 and further support at its 200-day MA of $288.96.

Over the past year, Humana Inc has traded in a range of $231.90 to $339.45 and is now at $338.47, 46% above that low. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.6% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.9%.

Humana Inc. is a managed health care company with medical members located in the United States and Puerto Rico. The Company offers coordinated health care through health maintenance organizations, preferred provider organizations, point-of-service plans, and administrative services products. Humana offers its products to employer groups, government-sponsored plans, and individuals.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Humana Inc on May 18th, 2018 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $291.51. Since that recommendation, shares of Humana Inc have risen 15.9%. We continue to monitor HUM for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): HUM