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Agco (AGCO) Crossed Above the 200-Day Moving Average: What That Means for Investors

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Agco (AGCO) is looking like an interesting pick from a technical perspective, as the company reached a key level of support. Recently, AGCO crossed above the 200-day moving average, suggesting a long-term bullish trend.

The 200-day simple moving average is widely-used by traders and analysts, and helps establish market trends for stocks, commodities, indexes, and other financial instruments over the long term. The indicator moves higher or lower together with longer-term price moves, serving as a support or resistance level.

Moving Average Chart for AGCO
Moving Average Chart for AGCO

Shares of AGCO have been moving higher over the past four weeks, up 5.8%. Plus, the company is currently a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) stock, suggesting that AGCO could be poised for a continued surge.

The bullish case only gets stronger once investors take into account AGCO's positive earnings estimate revisions. There have been 3 higher compared to none lower for the current fiscal year, and the consensus estimate has moved up as well.

Investors may want to watch AGCO for more gains in the near future given the company's key technical level and positive earnings estimate revisions.


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