After Yesterday's Rally of 1.58% Shares Could Potentially Pullback
BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $35.66 to a high of $36.16. Yesterday, the shares gained 1.6%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $35.75 on volume of 1.3 million shares. Often times after large one-day gains, short term traders will seek to take profits and, as such, investors should be cautious.
SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of BHP Billiton on July 12th, 2016 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $30.72. Since that recommendation, shares of BHP Billiton have risen 15.1%. We continue to monitor BHP for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.
In the past 52 weeks, BHP Billiton share prices have been bracketed by a low of $18.46 and a high of $52.43 and are now at $35.94, 95% above that low price. The 200-day and 50-day moving averages have moved 0.72% lower and 1.48% higher over the past week, respectively.
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