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Despite the series of higher lows during the past year (solid line), Weyerhauser remained below resistance at ±$33.

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Secure Energy Services Inc. declined from $28.05 to $5.33 (A-B) below a falling trend-line (dotted line) and below its falling 40-week moving average (40wMA). It rallied above these in early 2016 (C) and then traded between $7.75 and $10.

This price action produced a bullish technical pattern known as a V-Extended (dashed lines). The subsequent rise to $12.04 (D) signalled the breakout from this formation. The stock is currently in the midst of a minor correction toward its 40wMA, but only a decline below ±$9.00 would be negative. A rise above $10.50 to 11.00 would signal the resumption of the up-trend. Point & Figure measurements provide targets of $12.00 and $13.50. Higher targets are visible.

Monica Rizk is the senior Technical Analyst and Ron Meisels is the president of Phases & Cycles Inc. (www.phases-cycles.com). And he tweets at @Ronsbriefs. They may hold shares in companies profiled.

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