LONDON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Wednesday, April 23, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,126.97, down 0.83%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the session at 16,501.65, down 0.08%, and the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,875.39, lower by 0.22%. During the session, five out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities that hit a new 52-week high during the last session. These include Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL), Halliburton Co. (NYSE: HAL), SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE: SD) and Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK). Free technical research on DAL, HAL, SD and CHK can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Wednesday, shares in Delta Air Lines Inc. traded in the range of $36.00 and $37.41 (a new 52-week high). The company's stock reported a gain of 6.12%, ending the day at $37.09. A total of 22.01 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 12.15 million shares. Stock has gained 13.32% in last one month, 14.12% in previous three months, and 35.02% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Industrials sector Index advanced 0.36% during the session and 2.85% in last one month. Stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages $33.47 and $27.24 respectively. Additionally, Stock is trading at PE ratio of 10.57 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 57.28. On same day, company announced results of March 2014 quarter and generated net income of $281 million, or $0.33 per diluted share. This is $196 million higher on YOY basis. Sign up today to read free research on DAL at:
Halliburton Co.'s stock gained 2.11% on Wednesday, finishing the day at $64.72, after hitting a new 52-week high of $65.11. The stock recorded a trading volume of 13.80 million shares, compared with its three months average volume of 8.65 million shares. Halliburton Co.'s shares have rallied 11.47% in the last one month, 29.16% in the previous three months, and 27.53% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.47% during the session, and charted up 8.31% in the previous three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $57.17 and $51.44, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the company are trading at a PE ratio of 20.33 and have an RSI of 72.26. Sign up today to read free research on HAL at:
On Wednesday, SandRidge Energy Inc.'s stock advanced 2.78%, to close the day at $7.02, hitting a new 52-week high of $7.10. The stock recorded a trading volume of 13.61 million shares, compared with its three months average volume of 8.57 million shares. Shares of SandRidge Energy Inc. have surged 8.84% in the last one month, 6.69% in the previous three months, and 15.65% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.47% during the session and charted up 7.59% in the last one month. SandRidge Energy Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $6.37 and $5.92, respectively. Moreover, the company's shares have an RSI of 64.63. Sign up today to read free research on SD at:
Shares in Chesapeake Energy Corp. ended the day at $29.02, up 1.97%, after hitting a new 52-week high of $29.25 on Wednesday. The stock reported a trading volume of 9.63 million shares during the trading session, which was close to its three months average volume of 9.83 million shares. Shares in Chesapeake Energy Corp. have advanced 17.63% in the last one month, 7.88% in the previous three months, and 6.93% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Energy sector Index recorded a gain of 0.47% during the session, and charted up 0.91% in the past three trading sessions. Chesapeake Energy Corp.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $25.90 and $25.89, respectively. Further the company's stock is trading at a PE ratio of 19.54 and has an RSI of 73.18. Sign up today to read free research on CHK at:
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