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Citrix Systems Inc. (Friday’s close US$150.98) rallied from US$73.33 to US$116.80 (A-B) above a rising trend-line (dashed line) and above its rising 40-week Moving Average (40wMA). It then fell below these indicators in late-2018 to start a down-trend below the falling average and below a falling trend-line (dotted line).

Citrix moved above the falling trend-line and the 40wMA in late 2019 to signal the start of a new up-leg (solid line). The stock rose to a high of US$130.54 in January (C), pulled back to its 40wMA and the rising trend-line (D) and then reached a new all-time high (E).

The stock is becoming overbought and may experience a minor correction toward ±US$125; only a sustained decline below US$110-US$115 would be negative.

Point & Figure measurements provide targets of US$155 and US$165. Higher targets are visible.


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

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