LONDON, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Thursday, April 17, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,095.52, up 0.23%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.10% lower, to finish the day at 16,408.54, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,864.85, up 0.14%. The gains were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities that hit a new 52-week high during the last session. These include Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC), Northwest Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: NWBI) and Century Aluminum Co. (NASDAQ: CENX). Free technical research on CODE, ITC, NWBI and CENX can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Thursday, Spansion Inc.'s stock advanced 5.13%, to close the day at $18.64, hitting a new 52-week high of $18.70. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.04 million shares, compared with its three month average volume of 0.92 million shares. Shares of Spansion Inc. have surged 8.50% in the previous three trading sessions, 28.29% in the last three months, and 34.20% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index mapped a loss of 0.30% during the session, while the same has charted up 1.20% in the previous three trading sessions. Spansion Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $16.89 and $13.36, respectively. Moreover, the company's stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 67.61. On April 16, 2014 Spansion Inc. announced that it is set to report its Q1 2014 financial results on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Sign up today to read free research on CODE at:
Shares in ITC Holdings Corp. ended the day at $37.30, down 1.09%, after hitting a new 52-week high of $37.92 on Thursday. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.11 million shares during the trading session, which is above its three month average volume of 0.95 million shares. Shares in ITC Holdings Corp. have advanced 3.41% in the last one month, 15.56% in the previous three months, and 16.78% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Utilities Sector Index recorded a loss of 1.16% during the session, while the same has surged 11.14% in the previous three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $35.63 and $32.44, respectively. Further, the company's stock is traded at a PE ratio of 23.08 and has an RSI of 59.04. Sign up today to read free research on ITC at:
Shares in Northwest Bancshares Inc. ended the day at $14.94 up 0.54%, hitting a new 52-week high of $15.11 on Thursday. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.63 million shares during the trading session, as compared with its three month average volume of 0.54 million shares. Northwest Bancshares Inc.'s shares traded at a PE ratio of 20.19 and were up 1.79% on YTD basis. Shares of the company have gained 2.33% in the previous three trading sessions and 2.84% in the last three months. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index posted gain of 1.84% in the previous three trading sessions, but the same has declined 0.40% in the last three months. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $14.42 and $14.10, respectively. Moreover, the stock has an RSI of 60.64. Sign up today to read free research on NWBI at:
On Thursday, Century Aluminum Co.'s stock gained 1.66%, to close the day at $14.08, hitting a new 52-week high of $14.18. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.61 million shares, as compared with its three month average volume of 0.74 million shares. The company's shares have advanced 34.61% on YTD basis. Shares of Century Aluminum Co. have surged 11.57% in the last one month and 26.62% in the previous three months. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.30% during the session, and the same has gained 3.35% in the previous three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Century Aluminum Co.'s 50-day moving average of $12.37 is above the 200-day moving average of $10.00. Additionally, the company's shares have an RSI of 64.46. Sign up today to read free research on CENX at:
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