Archive for April 28, 2017

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: CERN, GOOG, AKAM, FFIV, EBAY, QCOM, CSCO, CTSH, VRTX, AMZN (Apr-28-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Cerner Corporation
CERN traded higher today on unusually high volume, 3.93 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was trading at a price of $64.75 per share, up $4.69 or 7.81%. CERN ended the session positively in 7 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today adds to the stock’s 4 days winning streak. The trend is bullish and the stock price could increase from the current trading range in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before buying the stock at this level. CERN is predicted to find support near $60.28 and resistance near $68.5. It has a 52 week high of $67.50 and a 52 week low of $47.01, with a current market cap of 21.58B and a PE ratio of 34.96. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: NIHD, LIFE, KLAC, ORLY, FLEX, INTC, SHLD, MXIM, SBUX, XLNX (Apr-28-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

NII Holdings, Inc.
Investors are selling shares of NII Holdings, Inc. today. At the close of the day NIHD stock price plunged by $0.09 or -9.18%. It ended the day at $0.86 per share with below average volume, only 66 percent of its usual volume. NIHD sets a new 52 week low today at $0.85, dips below its previous record low of $0.88 set on April 5th, 2017. NIHD ended the session negatively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s loss extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. The trend is bearish and the stock price could have further downside from the current trading range in the near term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this downward movement before taking a position at this level. NIHD should find technical support near $0.79 and resistance near $0.99. NII Holdings, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 0.00 and has a market capitalization of 95.74M. Its 52 week high is $5.39 and 52 week low is $0.85. » Read more..

TSX 60: AEM.TO, CCO.TO in the Spotlight Today (Apr-28-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited traded up today, up $6.21 or 10.52%. AEM closed the day at $65.25 after trading between $60.35 and $65.56. The trading volume is unusually high, 2.06 times more than average with 1,380,000 shares changed hands. Today’s closing figure is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s sell off. AEM gained in 4 of the last 10 trading sessions. The trend is bullish. Investors should pay close attention to the stock when it trades between the support and resistant levels near $58.51 and $68.93 respectively. Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited is a company in the Materials sector, it has a market cap of 15.01B and its PE ratio is 68.23. Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited also pays a 0.81% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $78.35 and 52 week low is at $46.91. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: INTU, XLNX, ALXN, MU, LIFE, KLAC, MRVL, CMCSA, NFLX, PCLN (Apr-27-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Intuit Inc.
INTU is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 2.26 times more than usual. At market close, it was last traded at a price of $125.61 per share, up $9.80 or 8.46%. INTU ended the session positively in 6 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today is a rebound after yesterday’s dip. Short term technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current level in the medium term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before taking a position here. INTU should find technical support near $122.24 and resistance near $127.42. It has a 52 week high of $128.45 and a 52 week low of $99.20, with a current market capitalization of 31.35B and a price to earning ratio of 41.33. Intuit Inc. also has a dividend yield of 1.08% on an annual basis. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: FFIV, AKAM, SHLD, CTXS, ORLY, URBN, SIRI, BIIB, AMGN, SRCL (Apr-27-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

F5 Networks, Inc.
Investors are selling off shares of F5 Networks, Inc. today. At market close FFIV stock price dropped by $10.31 or -7.51%. It closed at a price of $126.99 with unusually high volume, 4.92 times more than usual. On a positive note, investors are buying back shares in after hour trading. FFIV is up so far by $0.09 or 0.07% in the after market session. FFIV ended the session negatively in 5 of the last 10 trading days. The movement today extends the stock’s decline from yesterday. In the short term, the trend is bearish and the stock price could accelerate lower from the current trading range in the medium term. Investors should wait for further confirmations to this declining trend before buying the stock at this level. FFIV is finding support near $122.7 and resistance near $132.2. F5 Networks, Inc.’s price to earning ratio is 22.89 and has a market cap of 8.17B. Its 52 week high is $149.50 and 52 week low is $99.29. » Read more..

TSX 60: AGU.TO, G.TO in the Spotlight Today (Apr-27-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Agrium Inc. helped the TSX 60 gain ground in the market today, up $2.85 or 2.25%. AGU closed at a price of $129.25 after flipping between $127.03 and $130.00. The trading volume is above average, 1.47 times more than average with 402,489 shares changed hands. Today’s gain adds to the stock’s 3 days winning streak. AGU closed positively in 6 of the last 10 trading days. The trend is bullish. Investors should watch the stock when it trades nearly the support and resistant levels near $125.79 and $131.73 respectively. Agrium Inc. is a company in the Materials sector, it has a current market cap of 17.97B and its price to earning ratio is 22.13. Agrium Inc. also pays a 3.61% dividend to shareholders on an annual basis. The stock’s 52 week high is at $146.99 and 52 week low is at $106.55. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: WYNN, FSLR, LIFE, COST, ESRX, HSIC, ILMN, TEVA, URBN, GILD (Apr-26-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Wynn Resorts, Limited
WYNN is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 2.42 times more than usual. At the close of the market, it was last traded at a price of $125.19, up $6.97 or 5.90%. However, traders are pulling back from the stock in after hour trading. WYNN is so far down $0.18 or -0.14% in the after market session. WYNN closed higher in 5 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure 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 up leg before taking a position here. WYNN is predicted to find support near $114.56 and resistance near $132.52. It has a 52 week high of $127.20 and a 52 week low of $82.51, with a current market cap of 13.05B and a PE ratio of 52.70. Wynn Resorts, Limited also has a dividend yield of 1.60% annually. » Read more..

Lead Laggards in the Nasdaq 100 Today: STX, NIHD, CHRW, MRVL, SHLD, INTU, BIIB, FLIR, SIRI, NFLX (Apr-26-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Downside Today

Seagate Technology PLC
Traders are selling off shares of Seagate Technology PLC today. At the end of the trading session STX stock price plunged by $8.5 or -16.83%. It ended the day at a price of $42.01 per share with unusually high volume, 8.06 times more than usual. On a positive note, traders are coming back to the stock in after hour trading. STX is up so far by $0.13 or 0.31% in the after market session. STX closed lower in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure puts an end to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. Technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could accelerate lower from the current trading range in the near term. Investors should wait for further confirmations to this declining trend before stepping in at this level. STX is predicted to find support near $39.78 and resistance near $45.98. Seagate Technology PLC’s price to earning ratio is 24.49 and has a market capitalization of 12.67B. Its 52 week high is $50.96 and 52 week low is $18.42. Seagate Technology PLC also has a dividend yield of 6.00% on an annual basis. » Read more..

TSX 60: VRX.TO, PWT.TO in the Spotlight Today (Apr-26-2017)

Blue Chip Stocks Gained in the TSX 60 Today

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int is one of the top gainer in the market today, up $0.41 or 3.34%. VRX closed at a price of $12.67 after trading between $12.25 and $12.99. The trading volume is average with 1,230,000 shares exchanged. Today’s gain adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. VRX closed higher in 3 of the last 10 trading days. In the short term, the trend is bullish. Traders should watch the stock when it trades nearly the short term support and resistant levels near $11.9 and $13.38 respectively. Based on the stock price over the last 52 weeks, the chart shows the stock is extremely oversold at this price range. Long term investors may want to buy into the stock at this price and wait for it to trade higher in the coming months. However, be careful that it could go lower. The risk is high and taders must have a plan on when to get out or set tight stop loss. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int is a company in the Health Care sector, it has a market capitalization of 4.56B and its PE ratio is 0.00. The stock’s 52 week high is at $48.76 and 52 week low is at $11.20. » Read more..

Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: NIHD, NFLX, BIIB, CTRP, LIFE, MRVL, MAT, EBAY, WYNN, LRCX (Apr-25-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

NII Holdings, Inc.
NIHD is one of the market movers to the upside today with average volume. At the close of the day, it was last traded at $1.06 per share, up $0.11 or 11.58%. The bullishness continues into the after market session. During after hours, NIHD is up another $0.04 or 3.77%. NIHD 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. Short term technical indicators is bearish and the stock price could have further downside from the current level in the medium term. Investors are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this downward movement before placing a bet here. NIHD is predicted to find support near $0.93 and resistance near $1.19. It has a 52 week high of $5.61 and a 52 week low of $0.88, with a market cap of 95.74M and a price to earning ratio of 0.00. » Read more..