LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The U.S. stock markets on Monday, April 28, 2014 mostly ended on a higher note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,448.74, up 0.53%, the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,074.40, down 0.03%, and the S&P 500 finished the session 0.32% higher at 1,869.43. The gains were broad based with seven out of ten sectors edging higher. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index ended the day at 295.87, down 0.47%, while the index advanced 6.73% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: The Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW), Eastman Chemical Co. (NYSE: EMN), Huntsman Corp. (NYSE: HUN) and FMC Corp. (NYSE: FMC). Free technical research on DOW, EMN, HUN and FMC can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Monday, shares of the Dow Chemical Co. fluctuated between $47.01 and $48.88 before ending the session 2.49% lower at $47.29. The stock reported a trading volume of 13.85 million shares, much above its three months average volume of 8.96 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 18.31. The Dow Chemical Co.'s shares have fallen by 4.21% in the previous three trading sessions and 1.89% in the last one month, whereas the stock has gained 6.51% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $42.13. Moreover, shares of the Dow Chemical Co. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 49.25. Sign up today to read free research on DOW at:
Shares of Eastman Chemical Co. edged 0.57% higher, to close the day at $84.84. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.52 million shares, close to its three months average volume of 1.55 million shares. The stock oscillated between $83.85 and $86.00 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past one month, Eastman Chemical Co.'s shares have lost 4.22% and 0.89%, respectively. However, the stock has advanced 5.13% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $79.75, while the 200-day moving average is below Eastman Chemical Co.'s 50-day moving average of $85.72. Additionally, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 13.16 and has an RSI of 43.23. Sign up today to read free research on EMN at:
On Monday, Huntsman Corp.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 5.38 million shares, higher than its three months average volume of 3.58 million shares. The stock ended the day at $24.65, which was 0.65% above its previous day's closing price of $24.49, and registered an intraday range of $24.15 and $24.78. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 18.63. Huntsman Corp.'s shares have lost 0.36% in the previous three trading sessions. However, the company's shares have advanced 3.40% in the last one month and 0.20% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $24.16 and $21.86, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Huntsman Corp. have an RSI of 49.86. Sign up today to read free research on HUN at:
FMC Corp.'s stock finished the Monday's session 0.40% lower at $75.30. A total of 0.68 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 1.08 million shares. The stock moved between $74.85 and $76.26 during the session. Over the last one month and since the beginning of 2014, FMC Corp.'s shares have fallen by 1.50% and 0.21%, respectively. However, in the previous three months, the company's stock has gained an upside of 5.06%. The company's shares are trading above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $76.74 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $72.19. FMC Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 20.84 and has an RSI of 44.71. Sign up today to read free research on FMC at:
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