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Vulcan Materials Bearish Moving Average Crossover Alert (VMC)

By Amy Schwartz

Today, shares of Vulcan Materials (NYSE:VMC) have fallen below their 10-day MA of $116.05 on a volume of 202K shares. This may provide short-term investors a chance for a short position, as such a crossover often suggests lower prices in the near term.

In the past 52 weeks, Vulcan Materials share prices have been bracketed by a low of $105.71 and a high of $141.20 and are now at $115.32, 9% above that low price. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.41% higher and 1.28% higher over the past week, respectively.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Vulcan Materials on February 21st, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $123.91. Since that call, shares of Vulcan Materials have fallen 5.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: moving crosses Vulcan Materials

Ticker(s): VMC