Gastar Exploration Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for GST

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Gastar Exploration Inc. ( GST) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $6.75, changing hands as low as $6.57 per share. Gastar Exploration Inc. shares are currently trading off about 3.5% on the day. The chart below shows the one year performance of GST shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

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Gastar Exploration Inc.  200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, GST's low point in its 52 week range is $3.90 per share, with $9.10 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $6.60.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, GST makes up 1.10% of the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( XOP) which is trading higher by about 0.2% on the day Wednesday.

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