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Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC), Apollo Investment Corporation (NASDAQ: AINV), Waddell and Reed Financial Inc. (NYSE: WDR), Northern Trust Corporation (NASDAQ: NTRS), and Fifth Street Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: FSC). Free research report on Ares Capital can be accessed at http://get.Investor-Edge.com/pdf/?c=Ares%20Capital&d=21-Apr-2015&s=ARCC. On Monday, April 20, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,994.60, up 1.27%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 1.17%, to finish the day at 18,034.93, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,100.40, up 0.92%. The gains were broad based as all the sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index ended the day at 326.65, up 0.50%, with the index also advancing 3.56% in the previous three months. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.
Ares Capital Corp.'s stock edged 0.18% higher, to close the day at $17.11. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.19 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.19 million shares. The stock oscillated between $17.07 and $17.21 during the session. Over the last one month and over the past three months, Ares Capital Corp.'s shares have gained 0.47% and 7.32%, respectively. Further, the stock has gained 9.97% since the start of this year. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $17.07 is above its 200-day moving average of $16.50. Additionally, Ares Capital Corp. traded at a PE ratio of 11.99 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 47.84. Sign up and read the free notes on ARCC at:
On Monday, shares in Apollo Investment Corp. recorded a trading volume of 0.74 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 1.68 million shares. The stock ended the day at $7.83, which was 0.51% above its previous day's closing of $7.79, and registered an intraday range of $7.79 and $7.89. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 8.39. Apollo Investment Corp.'s shares have gained 3.43% in the last one month, 10.28% in the previous three months and 5.53% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day moving average of $7.71. Furthermore, shares of Apollo Investment Corp. have an RSI of 55.17. The complimentary notes on AINV can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
Waddell and Reed Financial Inc.'s stock gained 1.59%, to close Monday's session at $49.27, after oscillating between $48.62 and $49.27. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.48 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.15 million shares. Over the previous three trading sessions and since the beginning of 2015, Waddell and Reed Financial Inc.'s shares have lost 1.85% and 1.10%, respectively. However, the stock has gained 18.41% in the last three months. The company is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 200-day moving average of $50.31 is above its 50-day moving average of $49.47. Further, Waddell and Reed Financial Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 13.73 and has an RSI of 45.44. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on WDR at:
Northern Trust Corp.'s stock finished Monday's session 0.57% higher at $70.23. A total of 1.13 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 1.20 million shares. The stock moved between $70.06 and $70.62 during the session. Over the last three months and since the start of this year, Northern Trust Corp.'s shares have advanced 12.48% and 4.20%, respectively. However, the stock has declined 1.29% in the previous three trading sessions. The company's shares are trading above their 200-day moving average. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $70.33 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $67.55. Northern Trust Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 20.84 and has an RSI of 44.79. The complete research on NTRS is available for free at:
On Monday, shares in Fifth Street Finance Corp. fluctuated between $7.06 and $7.14 before ending the session 0.28% higher at $7.11. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.61 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.52 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 7.57. Fifth Street Finance Corp.'s shares have declined 0.97% in the last one month, 7.90% in the previous three months and 11.24% on YTD basis. The company is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $7.18 and $8.53, respectively. Moreover, shares of Fifth Street Finance Corp. have an RSI of 44.05. Free in depth research on FSC is available at:
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