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Fifth Third Bancorp Set to Possibly Pullback After Yesterday's Rally of 1.13%

By James Quinn

Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $17.59 to a high of $17.96. Yesterday, the shares gained 1.1%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $17.81 on volume of 3.0 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 Fifth Third Bancorp on March 1st, 2016 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $15.80. Since that recommendation, shares of Fifth Third Bancorp have risen 12.3%. We continue to monitor FITB for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Fifth Third Bancorp share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $21.93 and a 52-week low of $13.84 and are now trading 30% above that low price at $17.93 per share. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 1.2% while the 200-day MA has slid 0.4%.

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Ticker(s): FITB