Hartford Financial Bullish Engulfing Formed

hig New York, February 12th (TradersHuddle.com) - Shares of Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) ended the trading session higher by $0.14 or 0.56% from its previous close. Hartford Financial's price action formed what is considered to be a bullish engulfing candle that could very well signal a continuation of trend or reversal of the ongoing weakness.

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG) provides property and casualty insurance, annuities, life insurance, investment services, and group insurance. The Conneticutt based insurer operates around the world.

Hartford Financial's recent stock range was formed by a trough where calculated support was defined at $23.89 and by a peak that established the resistance level at $24.72. This range could be used by traders managing their positions.

Traders wanting to establish a position in Hartford Financial or traders that are already holding the stock can use the bullish engulfing pattern to their advantage. The pattern provides a defined risk, as it shows where the bears were able to push the stock down, before the bulls step in with a bid.

The bullish engulfing pattern is a leading indicator that provides an alert to the bulls that the trend will continue or that there is an immediate reversal to the short-term weakness seen on the stock. Below an Engulfing Bullish Candle Illustration:

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