LONDON, January 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
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On Friday, January 10, 2014, the U.S. equity market mostly ended on a positive note with the S&P 500 ending the day at 1,842.37, up 0.23%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing at 16,437.05, down 0.05%; and the NASDAQ Composite finishing at 4,174.67, up 0.44%. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index advanced 0.38% to end the day at 526.38; and the same has advanced 3.34% in the last one month and 9.31% in the previous three months, compared to a gain of 3.78% and 8.17% in the S&P 500 during the respective periods. The major movers in the Consumer Discretionary sector included MGM Resorts International (NYSE :MGM ), DIRECTV Inc. (NASDAQ :DTV ), Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ :ASNA ), and Signet Jewelers Ltd (NYSE :SIG ). All these companies are tracked by AAAResearchReports.com. Download free technical analysis and charting reports on MGM, DTV, ASNA, and SIG now at:
On Friday, MGM Resorts International's stock gained 1.52%, hitting a new 52-week high of $25.39. The company's shares closed the day at $25.36, after oscillating between $24.76 and $25.39 during the trading session. A total of 11.67 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 9.32 million. The company's shares have surged 23.17% in the last one month and 23.95% the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 3.78% and 8.17% during the respective periods. Moreover, MGM Resorts International's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $20.89 and $17.53, respectively. Download free research on MGM today by registering at:
DIRECTV Inc.'s stock posted gains on Friday, ending the day 2.24% higher at $72.09, after hitting a new 52-week high of $72.41. A total of 4.87 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 3.45 million. The company's shares have gained 7.73% in the last one month and 18.86% the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 3.78% and 8.17% during the respective periods. Furthermore, DIRECTV Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $66.12 and $62.07, respectively. Sign up and have access to our free report on DTV at:
On Friday, shares in Ascena Retail Group Inc. finished the day at $21.94, which is 0.37% higher than the previous day's closing price of $21.86. The company's shares vacillated between $21.74 and $22.06 during the trading session. A total of 1.11 million shares were traded, which is below the daily average volume of 1.46 million. The company's shares have advanced 8.51% in the last one month and 12.46% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 3.78% and 8.17% during the respective periods Additionally, Ascena Retail Group Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $20.90 and $19.04, respectively. Sign up and read the complimentary report on ASNA at:
Shares in Signet Jewelers Ltd plummeted on Friday, to end the day at $71.43, down 2.99% from the previous day's closing price of $73.63. The company's shares fluctuated between $71.40 and $74.00 during the trading session. A total of 2.17 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 0.67 million. The company's shares have declined 10.78% in the previous three trading sessions and 5.04% in the last one month, underperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 0.24% and 3.78% during the respective periods. Further, Signet Jewelers Ltd's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $76.70 and $71.78, respectively. The free report on SIG can be downloaded by signing up now at:
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