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SmarTrend Watching for Potential Pullback in Shares of Alcoa Corp After 1.63% Gain

By Amy Schwartz

Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $48.43 to a high of $49.71. Yesterday, the shares gained 1.6%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $48.73 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.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Alcoa Corp on January 23rd, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $52.32. Since that call, shares of Alcoa Corp have fallen 7.6%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Alcoa Corp share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $57.50 and a 52-week low of $21.78 and are now trading 126% above that low price at $49.22 per share. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has remained constant while the 50-day MA has advanced 1.5%.

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Ticker(s): AA