Early Briefing on Specialty Retail, Other Stocks -- Barnes and Noble, Finish Line, KAR Auction Services, Tractor Supply, and ULTA Salon Cosmetics and Fragrance

Aug 05, 2015, 09:25 ET from www.equityresearchinstitute.com

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Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: Barnes and Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS), Finish Line Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL), KAR Auction Services Inc. (NYSE: KAR), Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), and ULTA Salon Cosmetics and Fragrance Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA). Free research report on Barnes and Noble can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=BKS On Tuesday, August 04, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,105.55, down 0.19%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.27%, to finish the day at 17,550.69, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,093.32, down 0.22%. The losses were broad based as seven out of nine sectors ended the session in negative. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

Barnes and Noble Inc.'s stock finished Tuesday's session 3.77% higher at $17.89. A total of 1.51 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 1.38 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Barnes and Noble Inc.'s shares have gained 4.68% and 22.37%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has advanced 17.57% since the beginning of 2015. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 4.60% and 14.75%, respectively. Barnes and Noble Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 357.80 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 57.14. Sign up and read the free notes on BKS at:

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On Tuesday, shares in Finish Line Inc. ended the session 1.89% higher at $28.64. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.11 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.88 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 16.37. Finish Line Inc.'s shares have advanced 2.32% in the last one month, 15.00% in the previous three months and 18.67% on YTD basis. The company is trading 5.85% above its 50-day moving average and 11.98% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Finish Line Inc. have an RSI of 64.83. The complimentary notes on FINL can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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KAR Auction Services Inc.'s stock lost 1.13%, to close the day at $38.64. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.09 million shares, much above its three months average volume of 0.89 million shares. Over the last one month and over the past three months, KAR Auction Services Inc.'s shares have gained 2.30% and 5.17%, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has advanced 13.12% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading 2.17% above their 50-day moving average and 8.77% above their 200-day moving average. Additionally, KAR Auction Services Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 27.21 and has an RSI of 56.66. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on KAR at:

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On Tuesday, shares in Tractor Supply Co. recorded a trading volume of 0.49 million shares, lower than their three months average volume of 0.77 million shares. The stock ended the day 1.02% higher at $92.27. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 31.82. Tractor Supply Co.'s stock has advanced 1.35% in the last one month, 7.68% in the previous three months and 17.56% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 1.34% and 10.51%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Tractor Supply Co. have an RSI of 51.87. The complete research on TSCO is available for free at:

https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=TSCO

ULTA Salon Cosmetics and Fragrance Inc.'s stock edged 0.12% lower, to close Tuesday's session at $165.07. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.44 million shares, below its three months average volume of 0.77 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, ULTA Salon Cosmetics and Fragrance Inc.'s shares have advanced 4.99% and 7.56%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has surged 29.12% since the start of this year. The company is trading 3.59% and 15.83% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, ULTA Salon Cosmetics and Fragrance Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 38.93 and has an RSI of 53.06. Free in-depth research on ULTA is available at:

https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=ULTA

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