SPTN Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

In trading on Thursday, shares of Spartan Stores Inc (SPTN) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $22.05, changing hands as low as $22.01 per share. Spartan Stores Inc shares are currently trading off about 0.9% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of SPTN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

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Spartan Stores Inc 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SPTN's low point in its 52 week range is $16.10 per share, with $25.74 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $22.09.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, SPTN makes up 4.66% of the PowerShares S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples Portfolio ETF ( PSCC) which is trading lower by about 0.2% on the day Thursday.

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