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Marathon Petrole Set to Possibly Pullback After Yesterday's Rally of 1.41%

By Amy Schwartz

Marathon Petrole (NYSE:MPC) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $59.72 to a high of $60.97. Yesterday, the shares gained 1.4%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $60.00 on volume of 3.1 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 Marathon Petrole on February 11th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $62.33. Since that call, shares of Marathon Petrole have fallen 4.2%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

In the past 52 weeks, Marathon Petrole share prices have been bracketed by a low of $54.29 and a high of $88.45 and are now at $60.53, 11% above that low price. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 0.5% while the 50-day MA has remained constant.

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Ticker(s): MPC