Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (NYSE:KKD) crossed over its 10-day moving average of $18.68 on a volume of 225K shares. This may provide swing traders with an opportunity for a long position, as such a crossover often suggests higher prices in the near term.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. owns, operates, and franchises retail stores that sell doughnuts. The Company operates its stores under the Krispy Kreme name and specializes in making doughnuts, including their Hot Original Glazed. Krispy Kreme fully displays the production process, also known as the doughnut making theater.
There is potential upside of 35.3% for shares of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts based on a current price of $18.80 and an average consensus analyst price target of $25.43. The stock should hit resistance at its 200-day moving average (MA) of $20.04, as well as support at its 50-day MA of $18.56.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $26.63 and a 52-week low of $12.32 and are now trading 53% above that low price at $18.80 per share. Over the past week, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone up 0.4% while the 50-day MA has remained constant.