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SmarTrend Watching for Potential Pullback in Shares of Halliburton Co After 2.95% Gain

By David Diaz

Halliburton Co (NYSE:HAL) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $53.31 to a high of $54.91. Yesterday, the shares gained 3.0%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $53.16 on volume of 4.6 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 subscribers consider buying shares of Halliburton Co on April 10th, 2018 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $48.42. Since that recommendation, shares of Halliburton Co have risen 9.4%. We continue to monitor HAL for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

In the past 52 weeks, Halliburton Co share prices have been bracketed by a low of $38.18 and a high of $58.78 and are now at $54.64, 43% above that low price. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has remained constant while the 50-day MA has advanced 1.9%.

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Ticker(s): HAL