Lead Gainers in the Nasdaq 100 Today: NFLX, FSLR, WYNN, VRTX, FAST, EXPD, YHOO, PCLN, LRCX, AMZN (Jul-18-2017)

NASDAQ Movers to the Upside Today

Netflix, Inc.
NFLX is one of the market movers to the upside today with unusually high volume, 6.38 times more than usual. At the end of the day, it was trading at $183.60, up $21.90 or 13.54%. The bullishness continues into the after market session. During after hours, NFLX is up another $0.40 or 0.22%. NFLX gained in 7 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. Short term technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current trading range in the medium term. Investors should wait for further indicators to confirm this uptrend before taking a position here. NFLX should find technical support near $170.19 and resistance near $191.71. It has a 52 week high of $185.00 and a 52 week low of $84.50, with a current market cap of 79.42B and a price to earning ratio of 240.85.

First Solar, Inc.
FSLR traded higher today on above average volume, 1.34 times more than usual. At market close, it was last traded at a price of $44.02, up $1.30 or 3.04%. However, investors are pulling back from the stock in after hour trading. FSLR is so far down $0.02 or -0.05% in the after market session. FSLR gained in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s dip. The trend is bullish and the stock price could breakout higher from the current trading range in the medium term. Investors should wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before placing a bet here. FSLR is predicted to find support near $41.62 and resistance near $45.86. It has a 52 week high of $49.50 and a 52 week low of $25.56, with a market capitalization of 4.57B and a price to earning ratio of 0.00.

Wynn Resorts, Limited
WYNN is one of the market movers to the upside today with average volume. At market close, it was last traded at a price of $133.55 per share, up $3.70 or 2.85%. The optimism continues into the after market session. In the after market, WYNN is up another $0.34 or 0.25%. WYNN gained in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s gain finally put an end to the stock’s 3 days losing streak. Technical indicators for this stock is bullish but the stock price is likely to trade around the current trading range in the medium term. WYNN is finding support near $131.08 and resistance near $134.86. Look for a trend reversal when the stock trades near these levels. It has a 52 week high of $139.67 and a 52 week low of $82.51, with a market capitalization of 13.61B and a price to earning ratio of 50.91. Wynn Resorts, Limited also has a dividend yield of 1.50% annually.

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
VRTX is one of the market movers to the upside today with unusually high volume, 1.98 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was trading at $132.16 per share, up $2.95 or 2.28%. The positive environment continues into the after market session. In the after market, VRTX is up another $33.84 or 25.61%. VRTX closed positively in 4 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s sell off. In the short term, the trend for this stock is bullish but the stock price is likely to be capped to the current trading range in the medium term. VRTX is predicted to find support near $129.12 and resistance near $133.75. Watch out for a pull back or buy back when the stock reaches these prices. It has a 52 week high of $137.26 and a 52 week low of $71.46, with a market cap of 32.47B and a price to earning ratio of 186.65.

Fastenal Company
FAST is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with average volume. At market close, it was trading at a price of $43.42, up $0.92 or 2.16%. However, investors are pulling back from the stock in after hour trading. FAST is so far down $0.22 or -0.51% in the after market session. FAST closed higher in 3 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement finally put an end to the stock’s 2 days losing streak. In the short term, the trend is bearish and the stock price could decrease from the current level in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this declining trend before shorting the stock at this level. FAST should find technical support near $41.99 and resistance near $44.23. It has a 52 week high of $52.74 and a 52 week low of $37.70, with a current market cap of 12.45B and a PE ratio of 23.73. Fastenal Company also has a dividend yield of 2.95% on an annual basis.

Expeditors International of Washington
EXPD is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually high volume, 1.71 times more than usual. At the close of the day, it was last traded at a price of $58.82 per share, up $1.24 or 2.15%. EXPD gained in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s gain adds to the stock’s 2 days winning streak. Technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could accelerate higher from the current level in the medium term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this up leg before chasing the stock at this level. EXPD should find technical support near $56.82 and resistance near $60.08. It has a 52 week high of $59.08 and a 52 week low of $47.23, with a market cap of 10.65B and a price to earning ratio of 25.11. Expeditors International of Washington also has a dividend yield of 1.43% annually.

Yahoo! Inc.
YHOO is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with unusually low volume, only 19 percent of its usual volume. At the close of the day, it was trading at a price of $58.48 per share, up $0.97 or 1.69%. YHOO closed positively in 8 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement adds to the stock’s 7 days winning streak. Short term technical indicators is bullish and the stock price could accelerate higher from the current trading range in the short term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before buying the stock at this level. YHOO is finding support near $55.97 and resistance near $59.99. It has a 52 week high of $58.74 and a 52 week low of $37.50, with a market cap of 52.58B and a price to earning ratio of 0.00.

priceline.com Incorporated
PCLN is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with average volume. At the close of the market, it was last traded at a price of $0.00, up $30.78 or 1.58%. The bullish movement continues into the after market session. In the after market, PCLN is up another $0.00 or 0.12%. PCLN ended the session positively in 7 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement is a rebound after yesterday’s dip. In the short term, the trend is bullish and the stock price could accelerate higher from the current level in the short term. Traders are recommended to wait for further indicators to confirm this upward movement before placing a bet here. PCLN is finding support near $0 and resistance near $0. It has a 52 week high of $0.00 and a 52 week low of $0.00, with a current market capitalization of 96.85B and a price to earning ratio of 44.63.

Lam Research Corporation
LRCX is one of the market movers to the upside today with below average volume, only 69 percent of its usual volume. At market close, it was last traded at a price of $159.35 per share, up $2.37 or 1.51%. The optimism continues into the after market session. In the after market, LRCX is up another $0.36 or 0.23%. LRCX gained in 8 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s closing figure is a rebound to the stock after yesterday’s sell off. 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 up leg before placing a bet here. LRCX should find technical support near $155.04 and resistance near $161.74. It has a 52 week high of $167.05 and a 52 week low of $88.13, with a market capitalization of 25.65B and a PE ratio of 20.32. Lam Research Corporation also has a dividend yield of 1.13% on an annual basis.

Amazon.com, Inc.
AMZN is ranked in the Nasdaq 100 top gainers today with average volume. At the close of the market, it was last traded at a price of $0.00, up $14.41 or 1.43%. The bullishness continues into the after market session. In the after market, AMZN is up another $0.00 or 0.08%. AMZN gained in 6 of the last 10 trading days. Today’s movement adds 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 trading range in the medium term. Traders should wait for further indicators to confirm this downtrend before placing a bet here. AMZN should find technical support near $0 and resistance near $0. It has a 52 week high of $1.00 and a 52 week low of $710.10, with a current market cap of 493.68B and a PE ratio of 191.95.

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