Archive for November 29, 2013

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on November 29th, 2013

Winners Today: MSFT IBM MCD AXP WMT

Laggards today: GE VZ UTX T PFE

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ALXN, EBAY, SIRI, BIDU, AAPL, AMZN, VRTX, INFY, JOYG, MSFT (Nov-29-2013)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
ALXN is one of the market movers to the upside today with below average volume, only 57 percent of its usual volume. At market close, it was last traded at $124.50, up $3.26 or 2.69%. ALXN ended the session positively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s gain finally put an end to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. Short term technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current trading range in the short term. Investors should wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before taking a position here. ALXN is predicted to find support near $119.79 and resistance near $127.15. The current price of the stock is above both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $126.39 and a 52 week low of $81.82, with a market capitalization of 24.41B and a price to earning ratio of 70.50. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ILMN, QGEN, FSLR, BIIB, SIAL, SYMC, ALTR, WFM, FISV, BBRY (Nov-29-2013)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Illumina, Inc.
Investors are selling off shares of Illumina, Inc. today. At the end of the trading session ILMN stock price dropped by $1.37 or -1.38%. It ended the day at a price of $98.00 per share with unusually low volume, only 43 percent of its usual volume. ILMN closed lower in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure is a sell off to the stock after yesterday’s increase. In the short term, the trend for this stock is bullish but the stock price is likely to stay around the current trading range in the near term. ILMN should find technical support near $96.73 and resistance near $99.63. Look for a trend reversal when the stock hits these prices. Illumina, Inc.’s PE ratio is 118.37 and has a current market capitalization of 12.39B. Its 52 week high is $100.99 and 52 week low is $48.00. The stock is currently trading above both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. » Read more..

TSX 60: IMG.TO, TCK.B.TO in the Spotlight Today (Nov-29-2013)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

IAMGOLD Corporation traded up today, up $0.12 or 2.65%. IMG closed at $4.65 per share after trading between $4.53 and $4.70. The volume is below average, only 65 percent of its average volume with 1,310,000 shares exchanged. Today’s closing figure adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. IMG closed positively in 3 of the last 10 trading sessions. In the short term, the trend for this stock is bullish. Investors should pay attention to the stock when it trades around the support and resistant levels near $4.55 and $4.72 respectively. Based on the stock performance within the past year, analysis shows the stock is trading within oversold territory. Bargain hunters with patience could buy into the stock at this level. However, be caution there is a chance that it could go lower. IAMGOLD Corporation is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market cap of 1.75B and its PE ratio is 17.95. IAMGOLD Corporation also pays a 5.65% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $12.14 and 52 week low is at $4.00. . » Read more..

TSX 60: FM.TO, AEM.TO in the Spotlight Today (Nov-28-2013)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

First Quantum Minerals Limited helped the TSX 60 gain ground in the market today, up $0.65 or 3.76%. FM ended the day at $17.93 after fluctuating between $17.33 and $18.06. The volume is unusually low, only 38 percent of its average volume with 545,425 shares changed hands. Today’s closing figure finally put an end to the stock’s 4 days losing streak. FM gained in 2 of the last 10 trading days. Short term technical indicators is bearish. Investors should watch the stock when it trades between the support and resistant levels near $17.04 and $18.5 respectively. First Quantum Minerals Limited is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market cap of 10.59B and its price to earning ratio is 17.39. First Quantum Minerals Limited also pays a 0.96% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $22.55 and 52 week low is at $14.22. FM is now trading at $1.63 or 8.61% under its 50 day moving average (at $18.91). » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on November 27th, 2013

Winners Today: HPQ INTC MMM IBM MSFT

Laggards today: MCD DIS XOM PG BAC

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: GMCR, MU, NIHD, AAPL, NFLX, CHKP, FSLR, BIIB, EXPE, AMZN (Nov-27-2013)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc.
GMCR is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with average volume. At the end of the day, it was trading at a price of $67.51, up $3.35 or 5.22%. The bullishness continues into the after market session. In the after market, GMCR is up another $0.24 or 0.36%. GMCR ended the session positively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today finally put an end to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. Short term technical indicators for this stock is bullish but the stock price is likely to stay around the current trading range in the medium term. GMCR is finding support near $65.5 and resistance near $68.77. Look for a trend reversal when the stock trades at these prices. The stock is trading between its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $89.66 and a 52 week low of $28.57, with a current market capitalization of 10.06B and a PE ratio of 23.15. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. also has a dividend yield of 1.48% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: ERTS, SHLD, CELG, AMAT, MYL, INFY, KLAC, DLTR, LRCX, ALXN (Nov-27-2013)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Electronic Arts Inc.
Traders are dumping shares of Electronic Arts Inc. today. At the close of the day ERTS shares dropped by $0.41 or -1.82%. It set the close at $22.11 per share with average volume. ERTS ended the session negatively in 8 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s drop adds to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. In the short term, the trend is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current level in the medium term. Investors should wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before buying the stock here. ERTS is predicted to find support near $21.66 and resistance near $22.86. Electronic Arts Inc.’s PE ratio is 31.18 and has a current market capitalization of 6.83B. Its 52 week high is $28.13 and 52 week low is $13.29. » Read more..

TSX 60: AEM.TO, FM.TO in the Spotlight Today (Nov-27-2013)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited helped the TSX 60 gain ground in the market today, up $1.15 or 4.17%. AEM closed the market at $28.76 per share after fluctuating between $28.03 and $28.80. The trading volume is below average with 918,230 shares exchanged. Today’s closing figure is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s dip. AEM closed positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Technical indicators for this stock is slightly bullish. Traders should watch the stock when it trades nearly the support and resistant levels near $28.26 and $29.03 respectively. From the stock performance over the past 12 months, analysis shows the stock is slightly oversold. The stock could go both up or down from the current price. It could move lower and follow by a buy back from value investor or trader in the next few months. Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market capitalization of 5.00B and its price to earning ratio is 36.35. Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited also pays a 3.19% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $56.52 and 52 week low is at $24.66. The current price of the stock is 11.96% away from its 52 week low and 50.89% away from its 52 week high. AEM is now trading at $1.12 or 3.91% under its 50 day moving average (at $28.73) and is $1.89 or 6.42% below its 200 day moving average (at $29.50). » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on November 26th, 2013

Winners Today: DIS BA HD MMM AA

Laggards today: HPQ IBM PG XOM JPM

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