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TMCNet:  Uptrend Call Working As Aflac Stock Rises 27.1% (AFL)

[December 14, 2012]

Uptrend Call Working As Aflac Stock Rises 27.1% (AFL)

Dec 14, 2012 (SmarTrend(R) Spotlight via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend identified an Uptrend for Aflac (NYSE:AFL) on June 15th, 2012 at $41.89. In approximately 6 months, Aflac has returned 27.07% as of today's recent price of $53.23.

In the past 52 weeks, Aflac share prices have been bracketed by a low of $38.13 and a high of $54.93 and are now at $53.23, 40% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has climbed 0.5% while the 200-day MA has remained constant.

Aflac, Inc. is a general business holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides supplemental insurance to individuals in the United States and Japan. Aflac's products include accident/disability plans, cancer expense plans, short-term disability plans, sickness and hospital indemnity plans, hospital intensive care plans, and fixed-benefit dental plans.

SmarTrend will continue to scan these moving averages and a number of other proprietary indicators for any shifts in the trajectory of Aflac shares.Log in and add Aflac (AFL) to your watchlist today so you can receive a real-time alert when the shares are about to change trend.

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