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Watch for Becton Dickinson to Potentially Pullback After Gaining 2.54% Yesterday

By David Diaz

Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) traded in a range yesterday that spanned from a low of $236.29 to a high of $243.06. Yesterday, the shares gained 2.5%, which took the trading range above the 3-day high of $243.05 on volume of 563,000 shares. Often times after large one-day gains, short term traders will seek to take profits and, as such, investors should be cautious.

SmarTrend is monitoring the recent change of momentum in Becton Dickinson. Please refer to our Company Overview for the results of our proprietary technical indicators that have been scanning shares of Becton Dickinson in search of a potential trend change.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Becton Dickinson have traded between a low of $209.91 and a high of $265.87 and are now at $242.47, which is 16% above that low price. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has remained constant while the 50-day MA has declined 0.4%.

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Ticker(s): BDX