Consumer Discretionary Equities Technical Analysis -- Skechers U.S.A., Crocs, Brunswick, Mattel, and Hasbro Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.
LONDON, August 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Thursday, August 7, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,334.97, down 0.46%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.46%, to finish the day at 16,368.27, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,909.57, down 0.56%. The losses were broad based as eight out ten sectors ended the session in negative. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ended the day at 518.01, down 0.49%, with the index also declining 3.47% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Skechers U.S.A. Inc. (NYSE: SKX), Crocs Inc. (NASDAQ: CROX), Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), and Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:
Skechers U.S.A. Inc.'s stock finished Thursday's session 1.48% lower at $54.47. A total of 0.71 million shares were traded, which was close to its three months average volume of 0.76 million shares. The stock moved between $54.06 and $55.81 during the session. Skechers U.S.A. Inc.'s shares have surged 18.08% in the last one month and 37.27% in the previous three months. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained an upside of 64.41%. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $47.29 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $37.27. Skechers U.S.A. Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 25.83 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 76.39. Sign up and read the free notes on SKX at:
Crocs Inc.'s stock declined 3.28%, to close Thursday's session at $15.62, after oscillating between $15.61 and $16.20. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.01 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.08 million shares. Over the last one month and over the past three months, Crocs Inc.'s shares have gained 4.13% and 7.87%, respectively. However, the stock has lost 1.88% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $15.20 and $14.69, respectively. Further, Crocs Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 60.95. The complimentary notes on CROX can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
On Thursday, shares in Brunswick Corp. recorded a trading volume of 1.08 million shares, higher than its three months average volume of 0.93 million shares. The stock ended the day at $39.55, which was 2.66% below its previous day's closing of $40.63, and registered an intraday range of $39.39 and $40.84. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 16.95. Although, Brunswick Corp.'s shares have gained 0.66% in the last three months, it has declined 1.89% in the previous three trading sessions and 14.13% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $41.92 and $43.43, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Brunswick Corp. have an RSI of 44.57. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on BC at:
On Thursday, shares in Mattel Inc. fluctuated between $35.10 and $35.76 before ending the session 0.65% lower at $35.18. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.62 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.56 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.60. Mattel Inc.'s shares have declined 0.17% in the previous three trading sessions, 10.73% in the last three months and 26.06% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock 200-day moving average of $40.50 is above its 50-day moving average of $37.99. Moreover, shares of Mattel Inc. have an RSI of 32.49. The complete research on MAT is available for free at:
Hasbro Inc.'s stock declined 1.17%, to close the day at $49.68. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.75 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.10 million shares. The stock oscillated between $49.59 and $50.68 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the last one month, Hasbro Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.05% and 7.28%, respectively. Further, the stock has lost 9.69% since the beginning of this year. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Hasbro Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $53.12 is above its 50-day moving average of $52.47. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 36.58. Free in depth research on HAS is available at:
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