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5 Large Cap S&P 500 Stocks Moving Up

|Includes:Abbott Laboratories (ABT), CMG, COST, PCL, PM

This morning I used Barchart to screen the Large Cap S&P 500 stocks to find the ones with the most steady upward price momentum and found Abbott Labs (NYSE:ABT), Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST),Philip Morris (NYSE:PM), Chipolte Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) and Plum Creek Timber Company (NYSE:PCL)

Abbott Labs (ABT)

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 100% Barchart technical buy signal
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 16 new highs and up 9.67% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 78.44%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 59.30
  • Recently traded at 60.28 with a 50 day moving average of 56.22

Costco Wholesale (COST)

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signal
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 15 new highs and up 6.61% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 73.77%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 88.95
  • Recently traded at 90.05 with a 50 day moving average of 84.50

Philip Morris (PM)

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signal
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 15 new highs and up 5.64% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 74.08%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 85.10
  • Recently traded at 86.22 with a 50 day moving average of 80.03

Chipolte Mexican Grill (CMG)

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 100% Barchart technical support level
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • Relative Strength Index 80.32%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 405.31
  • Recently traded at 412.28 with a 50 day moving average of 376.64

Plum Creek Timber Company (PCL)

Barchart technical indicators:

  • 96% Barchart technical buy signal
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 14 new highs and up 7.07% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 75.52%
  • Barchart computes a technical support level at 41.08
  • Recently traded at 41.67 with a 50 day moving average of 39.49

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, but may initiate a long position in CMG, COST over the next 72 hours.

Stocks: ABT, COST, PM, CMG, PCL