Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ADSK, NIHD, FSLR, MRVL, QCOM, BBRY, SBUX, FLEX, NVDA, ROST (May-19-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Autodesk, Inc.
ADSK traded higher today on unusually high volume, 5.28 times more than usual. At the close of the market, it was trading at a price of $109.91 per share, up $14.08 or 14.69%. ADSK closed positively in 6 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. Technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could accelerate higher from the current trading range in the short term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this uptrend before placing a bet here. ADSK is finding support near $104.34 and resistance near $114.96. It has a 52 week high of $112.18 and a 52 week low of $49.82, with a market capitalization of 24.70B and a price to earning ratio of 0.00. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ALXN, SYMC, NTAP, BIIB, CHRW, AMGN, FLIR, WYNN, MYL, CSCO (May-19-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Investors are dumping shares of Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today. At the end of the trading session ALXN shares dropped by $2.83 or -2.43%. It closed at a price of $113.84 per share with above average volume, 1.29 times more than usual. On a positive note, traders are buying back shares in after hour trading. ALXN is up so far by $0.17 or 0.15% in the after market session. ALXN declined in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s loss is a pull back to the stock after yesterday’s increase. Technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could have further downside from the current trading range in the near term. Investors should wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before taking a position at this level. ALXN is finding support near $111.16 and resistance near $118.5. Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s PE ratio is 54.06 and has a current market capitalization of 25.68B. Its 52 week high is $157.02 and 52 week low is $109.12. » Read more..

TSX 60: FM.TO, G.TO in the Spotlight Today (May-19-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

First Quantum Minerals Limited is one of the top gainer today, up $0.55 or 4.76%. FM closed at a price of $12.11 after flipping between $11.67 and $12.13. The volume is average with 2,600,000 shares changed hands. The movement today finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. FM ended the session positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. In the short term, the trend for this stock is slightly bullish. Investors should watch the stock closely when it trades around the short term support and resistant levels near $11.81 and $12.27 respectively. First Quantum Minerals Limited is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market cap of 8.13B and its PE ratio is 104.96. First Quantum Minerals Limited also pays a 0.08% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $17.55 and 52 week low is at $7.77. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: NVDA, VRTX, SIRI, AMAT, MXIM, ADSK, MU, LRCX, ATVI, MRVL (May-18-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

NVIDIA Corporation
NVDA traded higher today on unusually high volume, 1.8 times more than usual. At market close, it was trading at $133.07 per share, up $5.35 or 4.19%. The bullishness continues into the after market session. During after hours, NVDA is up another $1.19 or 0.89%. NVDA closed positively in 7 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure is a rebound after yesterday’s dip. The trend is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current trading range in the short term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before taking a position here. NVDA should find technical support near $124.8 and resistance near $137.56. It has a 52 week high of $137.44 and a 52 week low of $42.00, with a current market cap of 73.86B and a price to earning ratio of 44.77. NVIDIA Corporation also has a dividend yield of 0.42% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: CSCO, NIHD, SHLD, TEVA, PCAR, FFIV, MYL, SYMC, SPLS, AKAM (May-18-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Cisco Systems, Inc.
Investors are selling shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. today. At the end of the trading session CSCO stock price plunged by $2.44 or -7.21%. It ended the day at $31.38 per share with unusually high volume, 4.8 times more than usual. On the positive side, traders are buying back shares in after hour trading. CSCO is up so far by $0.24 or 0.76% in the after market session. CSCO closed lower in 7 of the last 10 trading days. The decline today extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. Short term technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could accelerate lower from the current trading range in the medium term. Traders should wait for further confirmations to this declining trend before buying on the dip at this level. CSCO is finding support near $29.95 and resistance near $32.23. Cisco Systems, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 15.87 and has a market capitalization of 154.95B. Its 52 week high is $34.60 and 52 week low is $26.49. Cisco Systems, Inc. also has a dividend yield of 3.70% on an annual basis. » Read more..

TSX 60: MFC.TO, ABX.TO in the Spotlight Today (May-18-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Manulife Financial Corporation moved the index higher today, up $0.39 or 1.72%. MFC closed the day at $23.10 per share after fluctuating between $22.62 and $23.27. The volume is above average, 1.49 times more than average with 6,720,000 shares exchanged. The movement today finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. MFC ended the session positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Technical indicators is bearish. Investors should pay close attention to the stock when it trades nearly the support and resistant levels near $22.35 and $23.65 respectively. Manulife Financial Corporation is a company in the Financials sector, it has a current market capitalization of 43.72B and its price to earning ratio is 14.81. Manulife Financial Corporation also pays a 3.55% dividend to shareholders annually. The stock’s 52 week high is at $25.57 and 52 week low is at $16.43. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: VOD, BBBY, ROST (May-17-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Vodafone Group Plc (ADR)
VOD traded higher today on unusually high volume, 2 times more than usual. At the close of the market, it was last traded at $28.84 per share, up $0.15 or 0.52%. However, traders are taking profit from the stock in after hour trading. VOD is so far down $0.13 or -0.45% in the after market session. VOD gained in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. Technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could accelerate higher from the current trading range in the medium term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before taking a position here. VOD is predicted to find support near $28.59 and resistance near $29.31. It has a 52 week high of $34.70 and a 52 week low of $24.17, with a current market capitalization of 78.77B and a PE ratio of 0.00. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) also has a dividend yield of 5.31% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: MU, NVDA, NIHD, MRVL, ERTS, AMAT, FSLR, TEVA, ATVI, SHLD (May-17-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Micron Technology, Inc.
Traders are dumping shares of Micron Technology, Inc. today. At market close MU shares plunged by $2.02 or -6.96%. It closed at $27.00 per share with unusually high volume, 1.62 times more than usual. On a positive note, traders are coming back to the stock in after hour trading. MU is up so far by $0.16 or 0.59% in the after market session. MU closed negatively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure is a pull back to the stock after yesterday’s increase. Technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current trading range in the near term. Traders are recommended to wait for further confirmations to this downward movement before taking a position here. MU is predicted to find support near $25.94 and resistance near $29.04. Micron Technology, Inc.’s PE ratio is 47.83 and has a market capitalization of 30.07B. Its 52 week high is $29.87 and 52 week low is $9.49. » Read more..

TSX 60: IMG.TO, VRX.TO in the Spotlight Today (May-17-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

IAMGOLD Corporation is one of the mover to the upside in the market today, up $0.18 or 3.01%. IMG closed the market at $6.16 per share after trading between $6.06 and $6.19. The trading volume is above average, 1.41 times more than average with 3,630,000 shares exchanged. The movement today adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. IMG closed higher in 6 of the last 10 trading sessions. Technical indicators is bullish. Traders should watch the stock closely when it trades nearly the short term support and resistant levels near $6.01 and $6.27 respectively. IAMGOLD Corporation is a company in the Materials sector, it has a current market capitalization of 2.93B and its PE ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $7.65 and 52 week low is at $4.05. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: BBRY, VOD, FLEX, CTRP, YHOO, MSFT, MCHP, NVDA, EBAY, WYNN (May-16-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Blackberry (USA)
BBRY is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 2.31 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was trading at $10.18, up $0.55 or 5.71%. BBRY touched its 52-week high but did not have enough strength to head higher. However, investors are pulling back from the stock in after hour trading. BBRY is so far down $0.08 or -0.79% in the after market session. BBRY closed higher in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. Short term 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 chasing the stock at this level. BBRY is finding support near $9.32 and resistance near $10.84. It has a 52 week high of $10.41 and a 52 week low of $6.23, with a market capitalization of 5.55B and a price to earning ratio of 0.00. » Read more..