Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: LIFE, URBN, ORLY, XLNX, STX, MAT, GRMN, COST, YHOO, AMZN (Sep-13-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Life Technologies Corp.
LIFE is one of the market movers to the upside today with unusually high volume, 1.56 times more than usual. At the close of the market, it was last traded at a price of $3.25 per share, up $0.20 or 6.56%. LIFE closed higher in 7 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 breakout higher from the current level in the medium term. Investors are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before placing a bet here. LIFE is predicted to find support near $2.95 and resistance near $3.45. It has a 52 week high of $4.45 and a 52 week low of $2.10, with a market cap of 77.48M and a price to earning ratio of 0.00. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: HSIC, SIRI, TEVA, EXPD, NWSA, SYMC, BIIB, FLEX, FSLR, KLAC (Sep-13-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Henry Schein, Inc.
Investors are dumping shares of Henry Schein, Inc. today. At the end of the trading session HSIC shares dropped by $7.04 or -4.00%. It closed at $168.88 with unusually high volume, 1.92 times more than usual. HSIC closed negatively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s drop extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. In the short term, the trend is bearish and the stock price could have further downside from the current level in the near term. Investors are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this downward movement before stepping in here. HSIC should find technical support near $163.63 and resistance near $178.61. Henry Schein, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 24.71 and has a current market capitalization of 13.35B. Its 52 week high is $186.99 and 52 week low is $146.23. » Read more..

TSX 60: PWT.TO, TCK.B.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-13-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Penn West Petroleum Ltd traded positively today, up $0.08 or 6.50%. PWT ended the day at $1.31 after flipping between $1.23 and $1.31. The trading volume is unusually high, 1.52 times more than average with 848,266 shares exchanged. Today’s gain adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. PWT closed higher in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Short term technical indicators is bullish. Investors should watch the stock closely when it trades between the short term support and resistant levels near $1.2 and $1.36 respectively. Penn West Petroleum Ltd is a company in the Energy sector, it has a current market capitalization of 660.67M and its price to earning ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $1.72 and 52 week low is at $1.03. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: BBBY, TEVA, URBN, STX, SYMC, MU, AMGN, ROST, LINTA, NFLX (Sep-12-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
BBBY traded higher today on unusually high volume, 2.23 times more than usual. At the end of the day, it was last traded at $29.01 per share, up $1.35 or 4.88%. The optimism continues into the after market session. In the after market, BBBY is up another $0.01 or 0.03%. BBBY closed positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s dip. In the short term, the trend is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current trading range in the medium term. Investors are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before chasing the stock at this level. BBBY should find technical support near $26.75 and resistance near $30.61. It has a 52 week high of $48.83 and a 52 week low of $26.96, with a market capitalization of 4.20B and a price to earning ratio of 6.69. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. also has a dividend yield of 2.07% on an annual basis. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ESRX, NIHD, HSIC, SBUX, VRSN, ERTS, VRTX, AAPL, ADBE, CHKP (Sep-12-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Express Scripts, Inc.
Traders are getting rid of their shares of Express Scripts, Inc. today. At market close ESRX stock price plummeted by $1.03 or -1.62%. It set the close at $62.64 with unusually high volume, 1.57 times more than usual. ESRX closed lower in 3 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today puts an end to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. In the short term, the trend is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current level in the short term. Traders should wait for further confirmations to this up leg before buying the stock at this level. ESRX is predicted to find support near $61.23 and resistance near $65.01. Express Scripts, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 10.97 and has a market capitalization of 36.77B. Its 52 week high is $77.50 and 52 week low is $57.80. » Read more..

TSX 60: CVE.TO, FTS.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-12-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Cenovus Energy Inc traded positively today in the market, up $0.42 or 4.15%. CVE ended the day at $10.55 after flipping between $10.12 and $10.58. The volume is unusually high, 1.75 times more than average with 4,920,000 shares changed hands. The movement today extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. CVE gained in 7 of the last 10 trading days. In the short term, the trend is bullish. Traders should pay attention to the stock when it trades around the short term support and resistant levels near $9.96 and $10.88 respectively. Looking at the stock performance within the past year, the stock is slightly oversold. The stock could go both up or down from the current price. It could move lower and then a rebound in the next few months. Cenovus Energy Inc is a company in the Energy sector, it has a current market cap of 12.96B and its price to earning ratio is 4.53. Cenovus Energy Inc also pays a 1.90% dividend to shareholders annually. The stock’s 52 week high is at $22.06 and 52 week low is at $8.89. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: TEVA, SYMC, AMGN, NVDA, MU, NFLX, KLAC, MYL, AMAT, LRCX (Sep-11-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR)
TEVA traded higher today on unusually high volume, 3.58 times more than usual. At market close, it was trading at $18.50 per share, up $2.99 or 19.32%. The positive environment continues into the after market session. During after hours, TEVA is up another $0.29 or 1.57%. TEVA gained in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. In the short term, the trend is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current trading range in the medium term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before chasing the stock at this level. TEVA is predicted to find support near $16.45 and resistance near $20.27. It has a 52 week high of $52.66 and a 52 week low of $15.22, with a current market cap of 18.98B and a PE ratio of 0.00. Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) also has a dividend yield of 5.97% on an annual basis. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: LIFE, STX, BBBY, SHLD, ORLY, CHRW, CMCSA, ADP, GILD, VRTX (Sep-11-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Life Technologies Corp.
Traders are selling off shares of Life Technologies Corp. today. At the end of the trading session LIFE shares plummeted by $0.15 or -4.76%. It set the close at a price of $3.00 with above average volume, 1.2 times more than usual. LIFE closed negatively in 2 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure puts an end to the stock’s 3 days winning streak. The trend is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current level in the near term. Traders are recommended to wait for further confirmations to this up leg before taking a position here. LIFE should find technical support near $2.83 and resistance near $3.33. Life Technologies Corp.’s PE ratio is 0.00 and has a market capitalization of 71.52M. Its 52 week high is $4.45 and 52 week low is $2.10. » Read more..

TSX 60: VRX.TO, YRI.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-11-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int traded positively today, up $0.69 or 4.18%. VRX ended the day at $17.21 per share after flipping between $16.74 and $17.51. The trading volume is average with 1,300,000 shares exchanged. Today’s movement adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. VRX ended the session positively in 5 of the last 10 trading sessions. Technical indicators is bullish. Investors should watch the stock closely when it trades between the short term support and resistant levels near $16.38 and $17.92 respectively. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int is a company in the Health Care sector, it has a current market cap of 5.98B and its PE ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $39.43 and 52 week low is at $11.20. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: SYMC, LIFE, BBBY, SRCL, FAST, PCAR, CHKP, XRAY, LINTA, ESRX (Sep-8-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Symantec Corporation
SYMC is one of the market movers to the upside today with unusually high volume, 1.64 times more than usual. At market close, it was last traded at a price of $31.63 per share, up $1.03 or 3.37%. The optimism continues into the after market session. In the after market, SYMC is up another $0.22 or 0.70%. SYMC closed positively in 6 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. The trend is bullish and the stock price could accelerate higher from the current trading range in the medium term. Investors should wait for further indicators to confirm this uptrend before buying the stock at this level. SYMC should find technical support near $30.68 and resistance near $32.98. It has a 52 week high of $33.22 and a 52 week low of $22.76, with a market capitalization of 19.30B and a PE ratio of 0.00. Symantec Corporation also has a dividend yield of 0.95% on an annual basis. » Read more..