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  • maveric_trader1 maveric_trader1 Mar 30, 2011 6:58 PM Flag

    Buying the Dip on Sprint Nextel?

    Buying the Dip on Sprint Nextel?
    Written by Christoper Lynn
    Wednesday, 30 March 2011 08:16
    New York, March 30th ( - Shares of Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S) closed the trading session at $4.62 near its 50 day and 200 day moving averages currently set at $4.51 and $4.40 respectively. Sprint Nextel's price action is above these important levels, which could translate into a trading opportunity.

    Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S) offers a range of wireless and wireline communications services. The Company develops, engineers, and deploys various technologies, including two wireless networks offering mobile data services, instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities.

    Although the price action is above important moving averages, it's important to highlight that the 50 day moving average is currently above the 200 day moving average, signaling that the stock is not technically broken from the long side and buying the dip strategy might be the best setup out there.

    Looking at peaks and troughs horizontal support and resistance levels, we can see current calculated support at $4.17 and calculated resistance at $4.80. These levels should also be evaluated by traders when planning their trades, as they provide an insight into the latest price action.

    If traders want to establish a position on Sprint Nextel need to place special attention to the stock price action and establish a position as close to the moving averages as possible. Also traders need to consider the latest price action, via the stocks current range defined by the peaks and troughs algorithm, not forgetting that if the stock had a wild move outside its range, it would certianly take a few days to establish support and resistance.

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