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Look for Shares of Wal-Mart Stores to Potentially Rebound after Yesterday's 2.77% Sell Off

By Nick Russo

Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $106.37 to a high of $107.52. Yesterday, the shares fell 2.8%, which took the trading range below the 3-day low of $108.15 on volume of 2.5 million shares. Often times after large one-day declines, short-term traders may play for some degree of mean reversion.

In the past 52 weeks, Wal-Mart Stores share prices have been bracketed by a low of $85.78 and a high of $115.49 and are now at $106.49, 24% above that low price. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.4% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.8%.

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Ticker(s): WMT