Technical Snapshot on Semiconductors Stocks -- TriQuint Semiconductor, Marvell Technology, OmniVision Technologies, PMC-Sierra, and Xilinx Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.
LONDON, August 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,532.10, up 0.12%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.36% higher at 17,039.49, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,992.37, up 0.29%. The gains were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at 663.02, up 0.51%, with the index also advancing 9.87% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. (NASDAQ: TQNT), Marvell Technology Group Ltd (NASDAQ: MRVL), OmniVision Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OVTI), PMC-Sierra Inc. (NASDAQ: PMCS), and Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:
TriQuint Semiconductor Inc.'s stock edged 0.05% lower, to close the day at $19.59. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.63 million shares, below its three months average volume of 3.15 million shares. The stock oscillated between $19.38 and $19.68 during the session. Over the last one month and over the past three months, TriQuint Semiconductor Inc.'s shares have surged 9.44% and 30.86%, respectively. Further, the stock has rallied 134.89% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $17.18 is above its 200-day moving average of $12.58. Additionally, TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 101.71 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 66.85. Sign up and read the free notes on TQNT at:
On Thursday, shares in Marvell Technology Group Ltd recorded a trading volume of 7.91 million shares, higher than its three months average volume of 5.94 million shares. The stock ended the day at $13.64, which was 0.74% above its previous day's closing of $13.54, and registered an intraday range of $13.47 and $13.66. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.26. Although Marvell Technology Group Ltd's shares have gained 1.56% in the previous three trading sessions, it has lost 3.91% in the last one month and 5.15% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $14.00 and $14.71, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Marvell Technology Group Ltd have an RSI of 49.45. The complimentary notes on MRVL can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
OmniVision Technologies Inc.'s stock gained 0.99%, to close Thursday's session at $27.67, after oscillating between $27.15 and $27.70. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.27 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.42 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, OmniVision Technologies Inc.'s shares have surged 23.58% and 43.96%, respectively. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained an upside of 60.87%. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $23.19 is above its 200-day moving average of $18.70. Further, OmniVision Technologies Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 23.16 and has an RSI of 70.88. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on OVTI at:
PMC-Sierra Inc.'s stock finished Thursday's session 0.63% higher at $7.16. A total of 0.72 million shares were traded, which was much below its three months average volume of 1.45 million shares. The stock moved between $7.09 and $7.16 during the session. PMC-Sierra Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.13% in the previous three trading sessions and 3.17% in the last three months. Additionally, the stock has gained 11.35% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $6.91, while the 200-day moving average is below PMC-Sierra Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $7.25. The stock has an RSI of 52.48. The complete research on PMCS is available for free at:
On Thursday, shares in Xilinx Inc. fluctuated between $42.36 and $42.80 before ending the session 0.12% higher at $42.67. The stock reported a trading volume of 2.57 million shares, below its three months average volume of 3.51 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 18.80. Xilinx Inc.'s shares have declined 11.71% in the last one month, 6.43% in the previous three months and 7.08% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $45.09 and $47.17, respectively. Moreover, shares of Xilinx Inc. have an RSI of 46.56. Free in depth research on XLNX is available at:
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