LONDON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Monday, March 24, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,276.69, down 0.16% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,226.39, down 1.18%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.49% lower at 1,857.44. The losses were broad based with eight out of ten sectors ending the session in negative. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index finished the day 1.41% lower at 666.18, while the same has gained 4.41% in the last three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: St Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE: STJ), Stryker Corp. (NYSE: SYK), Zimmer Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ZMH) and Edwards Lifesciences Corp. (NYSE: EW). Free technical research on STJ, SYK, ZMH and EW can be downloaded upon signing up at:
St Jude Medical Inc.'s shares recorded a trading volume of 1.92 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 2.48 million shares. The stock ended the day at $65.51, down 0.17% and recorded an intraday range of $64.72 and $67.13. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 17.34. St Jude Medical Inc.'s shares have lost 2.28% in the previous three trading sessions and 3.26% in the last one month, while the shares have gained 5.75% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $65.26 and $56.72, respectively. Furthermore, the stock is trading at an Relative Strength Index of 46.55. Sign up today to read free research on STJ at:
On Monday, shares in Stryker Corp. recorded a trading volume of 2.16 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.62 million shares. The stock ended the day at $79.31, down 1.92% and at an intraday range of $79.18 and $81.25. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 18.92. Stryker Corp.'s shares have fallen by 2.35% in the previous three trading sessions and 3.99% in the last one month, while the shares have advanced 5.55% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average. Stryker Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $79.86 is above the 200-day moving average of $72.92. Further, the stock is trading at an RSI of 50.47. Sign up today to read free research on SYK at:
Shares in Zimmer Holdings Inc. edged 1.58% lower on Monday, finishing the day at $92.06. A total of 1.34 million shares were traded, which is above the three months average volume of 1.13 million. The company's shares oscillated between $91.42 and $94.11 during the session. The stock traded at a PE ratio of 16.02. Zimmer Holdings Inc.'s shares have lost 2.82% in the previous three trading sessions, 3.69% in the last one month and 1.21% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. Zimmer Holdings Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $95.23 is above the 200-day moving average of $87.18. Additionally, the stock is trading at an RSI of 40.65. Sign up today to read free research on ZMH at:
On Monday, Edwards Lifesciences Corp.'s stock declined 1.65%, closing the day at $70.94. The stock recorded trading volume of 1.15 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.27 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $70.34 and $72.67 during the trading session. The stock traded at a PE ratio of 23.57. Edwards Lifesciences Corp.'s shares have declined 4.04% in the previous three trading sessions, while the stock has advanced 2.96% in the last one month and 7.88% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $69.13 and $68.84, respectively. Moreover, the stock is trading at an RSI of 56.50. Sign up today to read free research on EW at:
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