Macy’s (M) traded 9% higher on Wednesday morning, after reporting earnings that beat Wall Street estimates.
The company reported earnings per share of $0.42 and total revenue of $5.5 billion, above analyst expectations of $0.36 and $5.4 billion. They expect earnings for FY18 to be between $3.75 – $3.95, compared to the consensus of $3.61.
In analyzing the market cycles for Macy’s weekly chart, we can see that the stock has come a long way from its lows in November.
However, it is now moving into resistance. We expect it to be a challenge to move beyond $34.60.
Therefore, the stock may be forming a top.
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Macy’s (M) Stock Chart with Weekly Bars
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