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Look for Shares of Southwest Air to Potentially Pullback after Yesterday's 1.85% Rise

By Amy Schwartz

Southwest Air (NYSE:LUV) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $52.51 to a high of $52.97. Yesterday, the shares gained 1.8%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $52.10 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.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Southwest Air have traded between a low of $44.28 and a high of $64.02 and are now at $52.65, which is 19% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has fallen 0.3% while the 200-day MA has remained constant.

SmarTrend is tracking the current trend status for Southwest Air and will alert subscribers who have LUV in their portfolio or watchlist when shares have changed trend direction.

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Ticker(s): LUV