Wal-Mart Stores Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for WMT

In trading on Tuesday, shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. ( WMT) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $76.57, changing hands as high as $76.98 per share. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. shares are currently trading up about 0.8% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of WMT shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, WMT's low point in its 52 week range is $71.51 per share, with $81.37 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $76.72.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WMT makes up 10.64% of the Retail ETF ( RTH) which is trading lower by about 0.6% on the day Tuesday.

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