Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: URBN, NIHD, MU, ORLY, ROST, COST, BIIB, LRCX, CTXS, FLEX (Aug-16-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Urban Outfitters, Inc.
URBN is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 9.63 times more than usual. At the end of the day, it was last traded at $19.76 per share, up $2.94 or 17.48%. The bullish movement continues into the after market session. During after hours, URBN is up another $0.10 or 0.51%. URBN closed higher in 3 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s gain finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. Technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current level in the medium term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before chasing the stock at this level. URBN is finding support near $18.46 and resistance near $21.96. It has a 52 week high of $40.80 and a 52 week low of $16.19, with a current market capitalization of 2.30B and a PE ratio of 13.22. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: LIFE, CTRP, TEVA, NVDA, QCOM, SHLD, VRTX, PCAR, CMCSA, INTC (Aug-16-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Life Technologies Corp.
Traders are getting rid of their shares of Life Technologies Corp. today. At the end of the trading session LIFE stock price plummeted by $0.15 or -5.17%. It closed at a price of $2.75 per share with unusually high volume, 6.72 times more than usual. LIFE declined in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s drop extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. The trend is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current level in the short term. Investors should wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before stepping in here. LIFE is finding support near $2.62 and resistance near $2.92. Life Technologies Corp.’s price to earning ratio is 0.00 and has a current market capitalization of 65.56M. Its 52 week high is $4.45 and 52 week low is $2.10. » Read more..

TSX 60: FM.TO, PWT.TO in the Spotlight Today (Aug-16-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

First Quantum Minerals Limited helped the TSX 60 gain ground today in the market, up $1.18 or 9.65%. FM ended the day at a price of $13.41 per share after trading between $12.46 and $13.50. The trading volume is above average, 1.34 times more than average with 3,490,000 shares exchanged. The movement today is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s sell off. FM gained in 3 of the last 10 trading days. In the short term, the trend for this stock is slightly bullish. Traders should pay close attention to the stock when it trades between the support and resistant levels near $12.75 and $13.79 respectively. First Quantum Minerals Limited is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market cap of 9.24B and its price to earning ratio is 0.00. First Quantum Minerals Limited also pays a 0.07% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $17.55 and 52 week low is at $9.63. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: WYNN, TEVA, ISRG, YHOO, NIHD, MRVL, ADP, MYL, MU, CHRW (Aug-15-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Wynn Resorts, Limited
WYNN traded higher today on unusually high volume, 2.36 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was trading at a price of $136.39, up $8.21 or 6.41%. However, traders are taking profit from the stock in after hour trading. WYNN is so far down $0.39 or -0.29% in the after market session. WYNN closed higher in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. Technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current level in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before taking a position here. WYNN should find technical support near $129.45 and resistance near $139.99. It has a 52 week high of $139.67 and a 52 week low of $82.51, with a market capitalization of 13.99B and a PE ratio of 51.21. Wynn Resorts, Limited also has a dividend yield of 1.47% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: LIFE, BBBY, URBN, LINTA, ROST, CTRP, DLTR, NFLX, BBRY, ORLY (Aug-15-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Life Technologies Corp.
Investors are dumping shares of Life Technologies Corp. today. At the end of the trading session LIFE stock price dropped by $0.35 or -10.77%. It closed at a price of $2.90 with unusually high volume, 2.29 times more than usual. LIFE closed negatively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement is a pull back after yesterday’s gain. Short term technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could accelerate lower from the current level in the medium term. Traders are recommended to wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before stepping in at this level. LIFE should find technical support near $2.53 and resistance near $3.43. Life Technologies Corp.’s price to earning ratio is 0.00 and has a market capitalization of 69.04M. Its 52 week high is $4.45 and 52 week low is $2.10. » Read more..

TSX 60: VRX.TO, PWT.TO in the Spotlight Today (Aug-15-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int traded higher in the market today, up $0.25 or 1.43%. VRX closed the day at a price of $17.76 per share after trading between $17.43 and $17.95. The trading volume is average with 1,100,000 shares changed hands. Today’s movement is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s sell off. VRX closed higher in 3 of the last 10 trading sessions. In the short term, the trend is bearish. Investors should watch the stock closely when it trades between the support and resistant levels near $17.19 and $18.23 respectively. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int is a company in the Health Care sector, it has a market cap of 6.17B and its price to earning ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $42.25 and 52 week low is at $11.20. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: NVDA, LIFE, MU, FSLR, LRCX, ISRG, MXIM, EXPD, CHRW, MCHP (Aug-14-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

NVIDIA Corporation
NVDA traded higher today on unusually high volume, 1.67 times more than usual. At the end of the day, it was trading at a price of $168.40, up $12.44 or 7.98%. The bullish movement continues into the after market session. During after hours, NVDA is up another $0.20 or 0.12%. NVDA ended the session positively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. Technical indicators for this stock is bearish but the stock price is likely to be range bounded between the current trading range in the short term. NVDA should find technical support near $162.22 and resistance near $171.57. Look for a pull back or buy back when the stock hits these prices. It has a 52 week high of $174.56 and a 52 week low of $57.31, with a current market cap of 100.20B and a price to earning ratio of 48.22. NVIDIA Corporation also has a dividend yield of 0.33% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: MYL, SHLD, CTRP, XRAY, NIHD, ROST, TEVA, HSIC, MAT, NWSA (Aug-14-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Mylan Inc.
Traders are selling off shares of Mylan Inc. today. At the end of the trading session MYL shares dropped by $1.25 or -4.05%. It set the close at a price of $29.63 per share with unusually high volume, 1.86 times more than usual. MYL sinks to a new 52 week low in today’s trading session at $29.56, dips below its previous record low of $33.60 last seen on November 3rd, 2016. The bearish movement continues into the after market session. During after hours, MYL is down another $0.03 or -0.10%. MYL closed negatively in 7 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s drop extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. Technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could accelerate lower from the current level in the short term. Investors should wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before buying the stock at this level. MYL should find technical support near $28.29 and resistance near $32.17. Mylan Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 23.90 and has a market cap of 16.56B. Its 52 week high is $49.42 and 52 week low is $29.56. » Read more..

TSX 60: BBD.B.TO, ELD.TO in the Spotlight Today (Aug-14-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Bombardier, Inc. fueled some of the TSX 60 gain today in the market, up $0.07 or 2.73%. BBD.B closed at $2.63 per share after flipping between $2.56 and $2.65. The volume is above average, 1.28 times more than average with 5,150,000 shares exchanged. Today’s gain finally put an end to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. BBD.B closed higher in 5 of the last 10 trading sessions. Short term technical indicators is bullish. Traders should pay close attention to the stock when it trades nearly the support and resistant levels near $2.52 and $2.7 respectively. From the stock performance within the past year, the stock is trading within an overbought territory.Investor should wait for a pull back if they want to own the stock. Those already own the stock should consider taking profit from here on. Bombardier, Inc. is a company in the Industrials sector, it has a market capitalization of 5.91B and its price to earning ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $2.76 and 52 week low is at $1.56. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: VRTX, URBN, LRCX, KLAC, ADSK, AMAT, STX, MRVL, HSIC, MU (Aug-11-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
VRTX is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with below average volume, only 67 percent of its usual volume. At the close of the market, it was trading at $153.78, up $5.24 or 3.53%. The optimism continues into the after market session. During after hours, VRTX is up another $0.22 or 0.14%. VRTX closed higher in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure finally put an end to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. The trend is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current trading range in the short term. Investors are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this declining trend before placing a bet here. VRTX is predicted to find support near $147.23 and resistance near $157.35. It has a 52 week high of $167.85 and a 52 week low of $71.46, with a market capitalization of 38.77B and a PE ratio of 148.84. » Read more..