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After Yesterday's Rally of 3.67% Shares Could Potentially Pullback

By Amy Schwartz

Big Lots Inc (NYSE:BIG) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $42.71 to a high of $44.33. Yesterday, the shares gained 3.7%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $43.15 on volume of 757,000 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 its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Big Lots Inc on February 2nd, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $58.44. Since that call, shares of Big Lots Inc have fallen 26.8%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

In the past 52 weeks, Big Lots Inc share prices have been bracketed by a low of $36.20 and a high of $64.42 and are now at $44.28, 22% above that low price. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 0.3% while the 50-day MA has remained constant.

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Ticker(s): BIG