Archive for September 28, 2012

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on September 28th, 2012

Winners Today: CSCO HD IBM AXP KFT

Laggards today: INTC MCD BAC AA MSFT

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: RIMM, CERN, ILMN, BIDU, CTSH, INFY, CSCO, WCRX, ALXN, CTXS (Sep-28-2012)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Research In Motion Limited (USA)
RIMM traded higher today on unusually high volume, 6.97 times more than usual. At the end of the day, it was last traded at $7.50, up $0.36 or 5.04%. The optimism continues into the after market session. In the after market, RIMM is up another $0.02 or 0.27%. RIMM closed higher in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement adds to the stock’s 3 days winning streak. Short term technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current level in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before placing a bet here. RIMM is finding support near $6.98 and resistance near $8.46. The current price of the stock is between its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $24.74 and a 52 week low of $6.22, with a current market cap of 3.93B and a PE ratio of 0.00. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: FSLR, GMCR, STX, CTRP, ESRX, JOYG, NIHD, AAPL, NFLX, FLEX (Sep-28-2012)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

First Solar, Inc.
Traders are getting rid of their shares of First Solar, Inc. today. At market close FSLR stock price plummeted by $0.97 or -4.18%. It set the close at $22.15 with below average volume, only 70 percent of its usual volume. The bearish movement continues into the after market session. During after hours, FSLR is down another $0.04 or -0.16%. FSLR declined in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement puts an end to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. In the short term, the trend for this stock is bearish but the stock price is likely to be capped to the current trading range in the medium term. FSLR is predicted to find support near $21.78 and resistance near $22.76. Watch out for a pull back or buy back when the stock trades at these support and resistance. First Solar, Inc.’s PE ratio is 0.00 and has a market cap of 1.93B. Its 52 week high is $67.72 and 52 week low is $11.43. The stock is currently trading above both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. » Read more..

TSX 60: RIM.TO, CCO.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-28-2012)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Research In Motion Limited fueled some of the TSX 60 gain today in the market, up $0.56 or 8.05%. RIM closed the market at $7.52 after fluctuating between $7.34 and $8.05. The trading volume is below average, only 52 percent of its average volume with 10,350,000 shares exchanged. The movement today adds to the stock’s 3 days winning streak. RIM gained in 5 of the last 10 trading days. In the short term, the trend is bullish. Traders should pay attention to the stock when it trades between the short term support and resistant levels near $6.93 and $8.35 respectively. From the stock price within the past one year, it is trading within oversold territory. Bargain hunters with patience could buy into the stock at this level. However, be careful there is a chance that it could move lower. Research In Motion Limited is a company in the Information Technology sector, it has a current market cap of 3.94B and its price to earning ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $24.74 and 52 week low is at $6.22. The current price of the stock is 14.1% away from its 52 week low and 72.87% away from its 52 week high. RIM is now trading at $0.11 or 1.6% below its 50 day moving average (at $7.07) and is $3.01 or 30.17% under its 200 day moving average (at $9.97). » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on September 27th, 2012

Winners Today: GE INTC BAC KO DIS

Laggards today: WMT T UTX BA KFT

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: FSLR, GMCR, MXIM, SIRI, EBAY, BRCM, STX, ADSK, AMZN, SHLD (Sep-27-2012)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

First Solar, Inc.
FSLR is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 1.77 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was trading at $23.11, up $2.21 or 10.57%. The bullish movement continues into the after market session. During after hours, FSLR is up another $0.04 or 0.17%. FSLR closed higher in 4 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. In the short term, the trend for this stock is bullish but the stock price is likely to trade around the current trading range in the short term. FSLR is finding support near $21.67 and resistance near $24.44. Look for a pull back or buy back when the stock trades near these support and resistance. The stock is trading above both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $72.33 and a 52 week low of $11.43, with a current market capitalization of 2.01B and a price to earning ratio of 0.00. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ATVI, COST, NIHD, BIIB, BBBY, ALTR, URBN, ORLY, SRCL, MSFT (Sep-27-2012)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Activision Blizzard, Inc.
Investors are getting rid of their shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. today. At the close of the market ATVI shares dropped by $0.31 or -2.65%. It closed at $11.37 per share with unusually high volume, 3.4 times more than usual. On the positive side, investors are buying back shares in after hour trading. ATVI is up so far by $0.06 or 0.53% in the after market session. ATVI closed negatively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. The decline today is a sell off after yesterday’s increase. In the short term, the trend is bearish and the stock price could have further downside from the current trading range in the medium term. Traders should wait for further confirmations to this downward movement before buying on the dip at this level. ATVI should find technical support near $10.99 and resistance near $12.11. Activision Blizzard, Inc.’s PE ratio is 16.05 and has a market capitalization of 12.63B. Its 52 week high is $14.40 and 52 week low is $11.00. The current price of the stock is below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. Activision Blizzard, Inc. also has a dividend yield of 1.58% on an annual basis. » Read more..

TSX 60: GIL.TO, HSE.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-27-2012)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Gildan Activewear Inc. fueled some of the TSX 60 gain in the market today, up $0.93 or 3.07%. GIL ended the day at a price of $31.23 after trading between $30.30 and $31.56. The trading volume is above average, 1.26 times more than average with 435,917 shares exchanged. Today’s movement finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. GIL closed higher in 4 of the last 10 trading days. The trend is bullish. Investors should watch the stock when it trades between the support and resistant levels near $29.77 and $32.29 respectively. From the stock price within the past year, the chart shows the stock is trading within an overbought territory.Trader should wait for it to go lower if they want to own the stock. Those already own the stock should consider taking profit from here on. Gildan Activewear Inc. is a company in the Consumer Discretionary sector, it has a market capitalization of 3.80B and its price to earning ratio is 36.00. Gildan Activewear Inc. also pays a 0.95% dividend to shareholders annually. The stock’s 52 week high is at $32.44 and 52 week low is at $16.32. GIL is now trading at $0.5 or 1.61% below its 50 day moving average (at $30.80). » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on September 26th, 2012

Winners Today: HPQ BA AA INTC MCD

Laggards today: AXP BAC DIS TRV GE

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: RIMM, NIHD, NFLX, APOL, FSLR, BBBY, SIRI, ESRX, LINTA, GOOG (Sep-26-2012)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Research In Motion Limited (USA)
RIMM is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 2.55 times more than usual. At the end of the day, it was trading at $7.00, up $0.40 or 6.06%. However, traders are pulling back from the stock in after hour trading. RIMM is so far down $0.07 or -1.00% in the after market session. RIMM gained in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. Short term technical indicators for this stock is bearish but the stock price is likely to stay around the current trading range in the short term. RIMM is predicted to find support near $6.72 and resistance near $7.18. Be careful there could be a trend reversal when the stock trades at these levels. The current price of the stock is below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $24.74 and a 52 week low of $6.22, with a market cap of 3.67B and a PE ratio of 0.00. » Read more..