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Bears And Bulls: Top 10 Industries Trading Above And Below 50-Day Moving Averages

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The following is a list of industries that are showing strong up- and downward momentum, based on the comparison between the current price and the 50-day simple moving average (SMA50).

There are two ways to categorize industries: upward momentum (trades above the SMA50) and downward momentum (trades below the SMA50).

We've created the list below, highlighting upper and lower extremes.

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Industries With The Highest Number of Stocks Trading Above The SMA50 (Rallying Momentum)

Air Service Companies: 7/7 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Aluminum: 6/6 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Auto Dealerships: 12/12 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
TV Broadcasting: 13/13 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Cement: 6/6 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Foreign Banks: 10/10 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
General Contractors: 7/7 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Information & Delivery Services: 10/10 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Jewelry Stores: 6/6 stocks above SMA50 (100%)
Major Integrated Oil & Gas: 18/18 stocks above SMA50 (100%)

Bearish Momentum Industries: Lowest Number of Stocks Trading Above The SMA50

Major Airlines: 0/6 stocks above SMA50 (0%)
Cigarettes: 1/7 stocks above SMA50 (14.29%)
Regional Airlines: 5/11 stocks above SMA50 (45.45%)
Sporting Goods: 3/6 stocks above SMA50 (50%)
Movie Production & Movie Theaters: 4/8 stocks above SMA50 (50%)
Discount Stores: 5/10 stocks above SMA50 (50%)
Electric Utilities: 25/48 stocks above SMA50 (52.08%)
Health Care Plans: 8/15 stocks above SMA50 (53.33%)
Education & Training Services: 15/28 stocks above SMA50 (53.57%)
Diversified Utilities: 13/23 stocks above SMA50 (56.52%)

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.