LONDON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Friday, April 11, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,026.75, down 0.89% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 3,999.73, down 1.34%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.95% lower at 1,815.69. The losses were broad based as all the ten sectors ended the session in negative. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities which attracted the most attention and traded the most shares during the session. These include Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN), Visa Inc. (NYSE: V), Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) and The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD). Free technical research on AGN, V, SBUX and HD can be downloaded upon signing up at:
Allergan Inc.'s shares recorded trading of 6.81 million shares, against a three-month average volume of 2.79 million shares. On Friday, the stock closed the day at $120.89, up 3.65% and with an intraday fluctuation between $116.00 and $121.96. Allergan Inc.'s shares have advanced 2.53% in the past three trading sessions and 4.95% in the last three months, and 8.83% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index declined 2.36% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 has fallen by 1.26% during the same period. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. Allergan Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $124.18 is above its 200-day moving average of $102.76. The stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 45.49. Sign up today to read free research on AGN at:
Shares in Visa Inc. reported a trading of 7.49 million shares, against a three-month average volume of 3.69 million shares. On Friday, the stock finished the day at $196.63, down 2.44% and at an intraday range of $194.84 and $200.00. Visa Inc.'s shares have declined 2.94% in the previous three trading sessions, and 11.70% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index mapped a loss of 1.49% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 has fallen by 1.26% during the same period. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $219.33 and $202.63, respectively. The company's shares have an RSI of 27.36. Sign up today to read free research on V at:
On Friday, Starbucks Corp.'s shares registered heavy trading as a total of 8.18 million shares changed hands, as compared with the three-month average volume of 6.63 million shares. The stock traded at an intraday trading range of $68.68 and $70.13, before closing the day at $68.73, down 2.12%. Starbucks Corp.'s shares have lost 3.85% in the past three trading sessions, 9.12% in the last one month and 12.32% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index mapped a loss of 1.38% during the trading session and the same has fallen by 2.77% in the previous three trading sessions. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Starbucks Corp.'s 200-day moving average of $74.76 is above its 50-day moving average of $73.05. The company's shares have an RSI of 33.37. Sign up today to read free research on SBUX at:
Shares in The Home Depot Inc. reported trading as a total of 8.40 million shares changed hands on Friday, as compared with the three-month average volume of 7.02 million shares. The stock ended the day at $75.70, down 1.41% and at an intraday range of $75.65 and $77.06. The company's shares have declined 1.83% in the previous three trading sessions, 6.03% in the last one month and 8.06% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index declined 5.10% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 lost 1.26% during the same period. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The Home Depot Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $78.91 is above its 200-day moving average of $78.17. The stock has an RSI of 30.21. Sign up today to read free research on HD at:
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