Archive for September 30, 2015

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on September 30th, 2015

Winners Today: HPQ INTC DIS GE CSCO

Laggards today: PG

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: CMCSA, SIRI, CA, MYL, DLTR, BIDU (Sep-30-2015)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Comcast Corporation
CMCSA traded higher today on below average volume. At the end of the day, it was last traded at $56.88 per share, up $1.74 or 3.16%. However, investors are taking profit from the stock in after hour trading. CMCSA is so far down $0.05 or -0.09% in the after market session. CMCSA closed higher in 4 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today extends the stock’s gain from yesterday. The trend is bearish and the stock price could accelerate lower from the current trading range in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this downward movement before shorting the stock at this level. CMCSA is predicted to find support near $55.03 and resistance near $57.89. The stock is trading below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. It has a 52 week high of $64.99 and a 52 week low of $49.33, with a market cap of 139.18B and a PE ratio of 16.81. Comcast Corporation also has a dividend yield of 1.76% on an annual basis. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: SHLD, WYNN (Sep-30-2015)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Sears Holdings Corporation
Investors are getting rid of their shares of Sears Holdings Corporation today. At the end of the trading session SHLD stock price plummeted by $1.12 or -4.72%. It closed at a price of $22.60 per share with unusually high volume, 1.51 times more than usual. The bearish movement continues into the after market session. In the after market, SHLD is down another $0.01 or -0.02%. SHLD closed lower in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s loss is a pull back after yesterday’s increase. Short term technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current trading range in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before buying on the dip at this level. SHLD is predicted to find support near $20.98 and resistance near $25.56. Sears Holdings Corporation’s price to earning ratio is 0.00 and has a current market cap of 2.51B. Its 52 week high is $48.25 and 52 week low is $19.08. The current price of the stock is below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on September 29th, 2015

Winners Today: MMM JNJ INTC MCD GE

Laggards today: AA HD BAC AXP JPM

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Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: BIDU, SHLD, CMCSA, CA (Sep-29-2015)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Baidu.com, Inc. (ADR)
BIDU is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with below average volume. At the end of the day, it was last traded at a price of $136.68, up $3.62 or 2.72%. BIDU ended the session positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s dip. Technical indicators for this stock is bearish but the stock price is likely to trade around the current trading range in the short term. BIDU should find technical support near $133.22 and resistance near $138.93. Watch out for a pull back or buy back when the stock reaches these support and resistance. 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 $251.99 and a 52 week low of $100.00, with a current market cap of 48.51B and a price to earning ratio of 26.24. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: DLTR, MYL, WYNN, SIRI (Sep-29-2015)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Dollar Tree, Inc.
Traders are selling off shares of Dollar Tree, Inc. today. At the close of the market DLTR stock price plummeted by $2.46 or -3.58%. It set the close at a price of $66.24 per share with below average volume. DLTR ended the session negatively in 3 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s drop extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. The trend is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current level in the near term. Investors are recommended to wait for further confirmations to this downtrend before buying on the dip at this level. DLTR is finding support near $64.35 and resistance near $69.65. Dollar Tree, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 43.55 and has a current market cap of 15.87B. Its 52 week high is $84.22 and 52 week low is $53.70. The stock is trading below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. » Read more..

TSX 60: TA.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-29-2015)

Blue Chip Stocks Lose Ground Today in the TSX 60

TransAlta Corporation took some points off the TSX 60 today, down $0.21 or -3.39%. TA closed at a price of $5.99 after fluctuating between $5.92 and $6.20. The volume is above average, 1.47 times more than average with 3,270,000 shares changed hands. Today’s movement extends the stock’s loss from yesterday. TA declined in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Technical indicators for this stock is bearish. Investors should watch the stock closely when it trades around the support and resistant levels near $5.87 and $6.15 respectively. From the stock price over the last year, analysis shows the stock is extremely oversold. Long term investors may want to accumulate the stock around this price and wait for it to rebound in the coming months. However, be careful that it could stay in oversold territory for a while. The risk is high and taders must have a plan on when to get out or set tight stop loss. TransAlta Corporation is a company in the Utilities sector, it has a current market capitalization of 1.70B and its price to earning ratio is 85.58. TransAlta Corporation also pays a 12.02% dividend to shareholders annually. The stock’s 52 week high is at $12.50 and 52 week low is at $5.58. The current price of the stock is 11.11% away from its 52 week low and 50.4% away from its 52 week high. TA is now trading at $0.18 or 2.83% under its 50 day moving average (at $6.38) and is $3.33 or 34.95% below its 200 day moving average (at $9.53). » Read more..

Dow 30 Biggest Gainers and Losers on September 28th, 2015

Winners Today: AA JNJ

Laggards today: BAC DD GE JPM MRK

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Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: WYNN, MYL, SHLD, CMCSA, CA, SIRI, DLTR, BIDU (Sep-28-2015)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Wynn Resorts, Limited
Investors are getting rid of their shares of Wynn Resorts, Limited today. At the end of the trading session WYNN shares plunged by $3.81 or -6.54%. It set the close at a price of $54.42 per share with above average volume, 1.27 times more than usual. WYNN sinks to a new 52 week low in today’s trading session at $54.37, dips below its previous record low of $59.75 set on September 24th, 2015. On a positive note, investors are buying back shares in after hour trading. WYNN is up so far by $0.18 or 0.33% in the after market session. WYNN ended the session negatively in 7 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s loss adds to the stock’s 7 days losing streak. 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 should wait for further indicators to confirm this declining trend before taking a position here. WYNN is finding support near $52 and resistance near $59.16. Wynn Resorts, Limited’s price to earning ratio is 17.75 and has a current market cap of 5.91B. Its 52 week high is $192.45 and 52 week low is $54.37. The stock is trading below both of its 50 days moving average and 200 days moving average. Wynn Resorts, Limited also has a dividend yield of 3.68% on an annual basis. » Read more..

TSX 60: G.TO in the Spotlight Today (Sep-28-2015)

Blue Chip Stocks Lose Ground Today in the TSX 60

Goldcorp Inc. moved the index lower today in the market, down $1.18 or -6.64%. G closed the market at a price of $16.60 after flipping between $16.60 and $17.42. The volume is average with 2,690,000 shares changed hands. The movement today extends the stock’s drop from yesterday. G closed negatively in 5 of the last 10 trading sessions. Short term technical indicators is bearish. Traders should watch the stock closely when it trades between the short term support and resistant levels near $16.05 and $17.69 respectively. Based on the stock performance within the last one year, analysis shows the stock is extremely oversold at this price level. Long term investors may want to buy into the stock at this price and wait for it to rebound in the coming months. However, be careful that it could move lower. The risk is high and taders must have a plan on when to get out or set tight stop loss. Goldcorp Inc. is a company in the Materials sector, it has a current market cap of 13.82B and its PE ratio is 0.00. Goldcorp Inc. also pays a 1.92% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $30.95 and 52 week low is at $16.16. G is now trading at $0.37 or 2.02% below its 50 day moving average (at $18.15). » Read more..