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SmarTrend Watching for Potential Pullback in Shares of Micron Technology After 2.02% Gain

By Amy Schwartz

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $25.81 to a high of $26.61. Yesterday, the shares gained 2.0%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $26.23 on volume of 17.1 million shares. Often times after large one-day gains, short term traders will seek to take profits and, as such, investors should be cautious.

Micron Technology share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $26.61 and a 52-week low of $9.35 and are now trading 181% above that low price at $26.32 per share. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 1.3% while the 50-day MA has declined 0.4%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Micron Technology on July 25th, 2016 as our proprietary SmarTrend analytics indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $14.11. Since that recommendation, shares of Micron Technology have risen 82.9%. We continue to monitor MU for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): MU