LONDON, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Wednesday, August 27, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,569.62, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.09% higher at 17,122.01, and the S&P 500 closed flat at 2,000.12. The gains were broad based with six out of ten sectors ending the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at 663.40, down 0.06%, whereas the index has gained 7.68% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP), Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX), The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), MasterCard Inc. (NYSE: MA), and Visa Inc. (NYSE: V). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:
Automatic Data Processing Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 0.18% lower at $83.67. A total of 0.86 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 1.30 million shares. The stock vacillated between $83.43 and $83.97 during the session. Over the last one month and over the previous three months, Automatic Data Processing Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.28% and 5.51%, respectively. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained 3.55%. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $81.03 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $78.65. Automatic Data Processing Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 26.74 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 68.17. Sign up and read the free notes on ADP at:
On Wednesday, shares in Xerox Corp. fluctuated between $13.66 and $13.74 before ending the session 0.29% higher at $13.71. The stock reported a trading volume of 4.62 million shares, below its three months average volume of 8.05 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 13.85. Xerox Corp.'s shares have advanced 0.88% in the previous three trading sessions, 4.26% in the last one month, and 12.65% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $12.92 and $11.84, respectively. Moreover, shares of Xerox Corp. have an RSI of 65.49. The complimentary notes on XRX can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
The Western Union Co.'s stock ended the day at the previous day's closing price of $17.53. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.84 million shares, below its three months average volume of 5.36 million shares. The company's shares oscillated between $17.48 and $17.56 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past three months, The Western Union Co.'s shares have gained 0.17% and 11.09%, respectively. Further, the stock has advanced 1.62% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The Western Union Co.'s 50-day moving average of $17.26 is above its 200-day moving average of $16.57. Additionally, The Western Union Co. traded at a PE ratio of 11.98 and has an RSI of 55.11. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on WU at:
On Wednesday, shares in MasterCard Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.96 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 4.25 million shares. The stock ended the day at $76.64, which was 0.47% below its previous day's closing of $77.00, and registered an intraday range of $76.50 and $77.12. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 27.11. Although MasterCard Inc.'s stock has lost 8.27% on YTD basis, it has advanced 0.21% in the previous three trading sessions and 1.17% in the last one month. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $75.77 and $76.40, respectively. Furthermore, shares of MasterCard Inc. have an RSI of 55.68. The complete research on MA is available for free at:
Visa Inc.'s stock edged 0.18% higher to end Wednesday's session at $217.13. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.99 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.30 million shares. The company's shares fluctuated between $215.29 and $217.53 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 29.91. Visa Inc.'s shares have fallen by 2.49% since the start of this year. However, the stock has advanced 0.48% over the previous three trading sessions and 1.10% in the last one month. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Visa Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $214.18 is above its 200-day moving average of $213.87. Additionally, Visa Inc. has an RSI of 58.20. Free in depth research on V is available at:
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