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Look for Shares of Walgreens Boots to Potentially Pullback after Yesterday's 1.24% Rise

By Nick Russo

Walgreens Boots (NASDAQ:WBA) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $63.90 to a high of $64.88. Yesterday, the shares gained 1.2%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $64.43 on volume of 2.2 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 its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Walgreens Boots on February 5th, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $72.27. Since that call, shares of Walgreens Boots have fallen 11.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Walgreens Boots share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $88.00 and a 52-week low of $61.56 and are now trading 5% above that low price at $64.76 per share. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has remained constant while the 200-day MA has slid 0.4%.

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Ticker(s): WBA