LONDON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, April 25, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,075.56, down 1.75%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.85%, to finish the day at 16,361.46, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,863.40, down 0.81%. During the trading session, eight out of ten sectors finished on a lower note. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities which attracted the most attention and traded the most shares during the session. These include Masco Corp. (NYSE: MAS), Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd (NYSE: TSM) and Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX). Free technical research on MAS, WFC, TSM and XRX can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Friday, Masco Corp.'s stock plummeted 7.44%, closing the day at $20.78. The stock recorded trading volume of 17.05 million shares, much above its three months average volume of 4.29 million shares. The stock oscillated between $19.91 and $21.29 during the session. Shares of the company traded at PE ratio of 22.73. Masco Corp.'s shares have fallen by 6.73% in previous three trading sessions, 4.68% in last one month, and 8.74% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index gained 4.13% in previous three months, while the S&P 500 has advanced 3.96% during the same period. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $22.43 and $21.39, respectively. Moreover, the company's stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 35.82. On April 24, 2014, the company announced its Q1 FY2014 results and reported Income from continuing operations to Masco Corp. of $0.21 per common share. Sign up today to read free research on MAS at:
Shares of Wells Fargo & Co. finished Friday's session 0.55% lower at $49.05. A total of 16.27 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 17.41 million shares. The stock moved between $49.00 and $49.45 during the session. Over the previous three trading sessions and in the last one month, Wells Fargo & Co.'s shares have fallen by 0.37% and 0.10%, respectively. However, the company's stock has gained 8.04% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index advanced 2.80% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 Index gained 3.96% during the same period. The company's shares are trading above its 50-day and 200 day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $48.00 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $44.63. Further, Wells Fargo & Co.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 12.20 and has an RSI of 53.68. Sign up today to read free research on WFC at:
On Friday, shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd recorded a trading volume of 15.47 million shares, which was much above its three months average volume of 11.69 million shares. The stock ended the day at $19.91, which was 3.16% lower than its previous day's closing, and registered an intraday range of $19.85 and $20.15. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd's shares have fallen by 3.16% in the previous three trading sessions, while the stock has advanced 2.52% in the last one month and 14.16% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index advanced 3.52% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 Index gained 3.96% during the same period. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $19.13 and $17.79, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 50.88. Sign up today to read free research on TSM at:
Xerox Corp.'s stock fluctuated between $11.74 and $11.95 before ending the day 2.09% lower at $11.74. The company's stock reported a trading volume of 14.93 million shares on Friday, which was below its three months average volume of 12.98 million shares. Xerox Corp.'s shares have gained 1.29% in the previous three trading sessions, 7.61% in the last one month, whereas the same have fallen by 3.53% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index fell by 0.94% in the last one month, while the S&P 500 gained 0.31% during the same period. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, Xerox Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $11.10 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $10.79. Additionally, the company's stock traded at a PE ratio of 11.84 and has an RSI of 58.88. Sign up today to read free research on XRX at:
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