StockCall Scrutinizes H. J. Heinz, Kraft Foods Group, Pinnacle Foods, and Unilever

Apr 23, 2013, 08:00 ET from

LONDON, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

After the tumultuous past week, the markets started the current trading week by posting gains. All the major indices closed in the green on the back of better-than-expected results posted by major companies. Quarterly earnings reports are expected to be the main driving force behind the stocks this week. The consumer goods sector remained strong as our research team followed key companies like H.J. Heinz Company (NYSE: HNZ), Kraft Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT), Pinnacle Foods Inc. (NYSE: PF), and Unilever plc (NYSE: UL). StockCall reviewed the Food - Major Diversified industry and chose HNZ, KRFT, PF, and UL for its technical coverage. These free reports can be seen for free at

H.J. Heinz Company traded in the range of $72.37 and $72.45 in its latest trading session. Its volume stood at 2.24 million shares, down from its average daily volume of 3.32 million. H.J. Heinz closed the session at $72.44, down 0.01 percent. The stock is currently trading in-line with its short-term moving average price of $72.44, showing a neutral trend. In the coming sessions, the company is expected to go as high as $75.74, while its first support level is at $72.35. The stock trades at beta of 0.53, implying very low volatility. It has appreciated 26.6 percent on a YTD basis. Download the free research on HNZ by signing up now at

Kraft Foods Group Inc. closed its Monday's trading session at $50.64, up 0.58 percent from its previous close. The stock shows a bullish trend and is likely to go up in the coming trading sessions. It may find resistance at $50.76. Upon breaching this level, it may go up to $52.07 level. Kraft Foods traded 2.12 million shares during yesterday's session, and the stock oscillated in the range of $50.03 and $50.81. It has appreciated 12.28 percent in the past 52 weeks. Kraft has dividend yield of 3.95 percent, and it has traded in the range of $42.00 and $52.51 in the past 52 weeks. Register for today's free analysis on KRFT at

Pinnacle Foods Inc. made an upward movement with 0.21 percent gain in its latest trading session. The company's stock ended at $24.17 and its highest price point for the session stood at $24.25 which is close to its 52 weeks high of $24.80. In the past 12 months, the stock has gained 8.82 percent. Pinnacle Foods trades at Price/Earnings ratio of 39.62, which implies that the stock is comparatively more expensive than its peers. It traded 403,247 million shares during the session, in comparison to its regular daily volume of 2.99 million shares. Free report on PF can be accessed by registering at

Unilever plc trimmed its 52 weeks gain to 25.61 percent by closing its previous trading session 0.33 percent lower. The stock closed at $42.33, with trading volume of 744,961 shares. It is up 10.52 percent on a YTD basis. Unilever is currently in a bullish mode, and it is expected to go up to $42.92 in the coming sessions. Its next resistance level is at $43.22. On the downside, it is expected to face its first support level at $42.16. Unilever traded in the range of $30.84 and $43.02 in the past 52 weeks.Register with StockCall and download the research on UL for free at

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