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Look for Shares of Akamai Technolog to Potentially Rebound after Yesterday's 6.32% Sell Off

By Amy Schwartz

Akamai Technolog (NASDAQ:AKAM) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $83.33 to a high of $87.50. Yesterday, the shares fell 6.3%, which took the trading range below the 3-day low of $87.23 on volume of 3.9 million shares. Often times after large one-day declines, short-term traders may play for some degree of mean reversion.

Akamai Technolog share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $90.76 and a 52-week low of $57.18 and are now trading 46% above that low price at $83.48 per share. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 1.0% while the 200-day MA has risen 0.5%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Akamai Technolog on June 10th, 2019 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $80.21. Since that recommendation, shares of Akamai Technolog have risen 11.4%. We continue to monitor AKAM for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): AKAM