Archive for July 31, 2014

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on July 31st, 2014

There is no gainer today, every stocks are losers in the market.

Laggards today: XOM VZ JNJ T BAC

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: LRCX, SPLS, GRMN, BRCM (Jul-31-2014)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Lam Research Corporation
LRCX is one of the market movers to the upside today with unusually high volume, 3.75 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was last traded at $70.00, up $2.11 or 3.11%. LRCX closed positively in 2 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today finally put an end to the stock’s 7 days losing streak. The trend for this stock is bearish but the stock price is likely to stay around the current trading range in the short term. LRCX is predicted to find support near $66.83 and resistance near $73.05. Look for a pull back or buy back when the stock trades near these levels. It has a 52 week high of $72.92 and a 52 week low of $46.20, with a market capitalization of 11.35B and a PE ratio of 24.73. Lam Research Corporation also has a dividend yield of 1.03% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: MU, ADSK, BBRY, FSLR, ADBE, FLIR, VRTX, VOD, SHLD, NVDA (Jul-31-2014)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Micron Technology, Inc.
Traders are selling off shares of Micron Technology, Inc. today. At the close of the day MU stock price dropped by $1.98 or -6.09%. It closed at a price of $30.55 with unusually high volume, 2.3 times more than usual. On a positive note, investors are buying back shares in after hour trading. MU is up so far by $0.03 or 0.10% in the after market session. MU declined in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s decline puts an end to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. In the short term, the trend is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current level in the near term. Traders should wait for further confirmations to this downward movement before buying on the dip at this level. MU is predicted to find support near $29.15 and resistance near $31.95. Micron Technology, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 10.04 and has a current market capitalization of 32.71B. Its 52 week high is $34.85 and 52 week low is $12.65. The stock is currently trading between its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. » Read more..

TSX 60: YRI.TO, AEM.TO in the Spotlight Today (Jul-31-2014)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Yamana Gold Inc. is one of the mover to the upside today, up $0.22 or 2.42%. YRI closed the market at a price of $9.30 per share after trading between $9.01 and $9.35. The trading volume is unusually high, 1.92 times more than average with 5,880,000 shares exchanged. Today’s closing figure is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s sell off. YRI closed positively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. The trend is bullish. Traders should watch the stock when it trades around the support and resistant levels near $8.88 and $9.56 respectively. Yamana Gold Inc. is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market cap of 8.19B and its price to earning ratio is 0.00. Yamana Gold Inc. also pays a 1.72% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $13.16 and 52 week low is at $7.62. » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on July 30th, 2014

Winners Today: BAC HD GE INTC JPM

Laggards today: KO WMT MSFT T VZ

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: CHRW, AMGN, ESRX, WFM, AKAM, YHOO, NFLX, SPLS, BBRY, SHLD (Jul-30-2014)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.
CHRW is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 3.66 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was last traded at a price of $68.53 per share, up $4.12 or 6.40%. CHRW closed higher in 6 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today finally put an end to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. Technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current trading range in the medium term. Investors are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before chasing the stock at this level. CHRW is finding support near $64.15 and resistance near $71.69. It has a 52 week high of $69.50 and a 52 week low of $50.21, with a market cap of 10.18B and a PE ratio of 26.10. C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. also has a dividend yield of 2.04% on an annual basis. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: GRMN, VRTX, FLEX, QGEN, JOYG, CTSH, LRCX, ILMN, SIAL, CTRP (Jul-30-2014)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Garmin Ltd.
Investors are dumping shares of Garmin Ltd. today. At market close GRMN stock price plunged by $3.17 or -5.51%. It closed at $54.41 with unusually high volume, 7.24 times more than usual. On the positive side, traders are buying back shares in after hour trading. GRMN is up so far by $0.23 or 0.42% in the after market session. GRMN closed lower in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement puts an end to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. Technical indicators for this stock is bearish but the stock price is likely to trade around the current trading range in the medium term. GRMN should find technical support near $51.54 and resistance near $59.51. Watch out for a pull back or buy back when the stock trades at these support and resistance. Garmin Ltd.’s PE ratio is 16.62 and has a current market cap of 10.60B. Its 52 week high is $62.05 and 52 week low is $36.98. The current price of the stock is below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. Garmin Ltd. also has a dividend yield of 3.53% annually. » Read more..

TSX 60: TRI.TO, PWT.TO in the Spotlight Today (Jul-30-2014)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Thomson Reuters Corporation fueled some of the TSX 60 gain in the market today, up $1.34 or 3.34%. TRI ended the day at a price of $41.42 per share after fluctuating between $40.70 and $41.87. The trading volume is unusually high, 2.51 times more than average with 1,410,000 shares exchanged. Today’s closing figure adds to the stock’s 6 days winning streak. TRI ended the session positively in 8 of the last 10 trading sessions. Short term technical indicators is bullish. Investors should pay attention to the stock when it trades nearly the short term support and resistant levels near $40.16 and $42.5 respectively. From the stock performance within the last 12 months, analysis shows the stock is trading within an overbought territory.Trader 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. Thomson Reuters Corporation is a company in the Consumer Discretionary sector, it has a current market cap of 33.31B and its price to earning ratio is 72.56. Thomson Reuters Corporation also pays a 3.48% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $42.10 and 52 week low is at $34.52. » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on July 29th, 2014

Winners Today: T VZ

Laggards today: BAC JPM CSCO KO XOM

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: WFM, WYNN, ESRX, GILD, LLTC, BIIB, COST, MRVL, SPLS, URBN (Jul-29-2014)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Whole Foods Market, Inc.
WFM traded higher today on unusually high volume, 1.6 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was trading at a price of $37.68 per share, up $1.15 or 3.15%. WFM ended the session positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. The trend is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current level in the short term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this uptrend before placing a bet here. WFM should find technical support near $35.89 and resistance near $38.93. The stock is trading below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $65.59 and a 52 week low of $36.08, with a market capitalization of 13.85B and a price to earning ratio of 25.11. Whole Foods Market, Inc. also has a dividend yield of 1.27% on an annual basis. » Read more..