3M’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on 3M is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $120.00 short put and a strike $110.00 long put offers a potential 7.99% return on risk over the next 25 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $120.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.74 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $9.26 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $110.00 long put strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for 3M is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for 3M is bullish.
The RSI indicator is at 66.99 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
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LATEST NEWS for 3M
3M Announces Upcoming Investor Events
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 23:44:00 GMT
Business Wire – 3M today announced the following investor events:
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Earnings Increase Expected for 3M
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 14:04:00 GMT
Forbes – Analysts expect higher profit for 3M when the company reports its third quarter results on Thursday, October 24, 2013. The consensus estimate is calling for profit of $1.76 a share, reflecting a rise from $1.65 per share a year ago.The consensus estimate hasn’t changed over the past month, but it’s […]
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