LONDON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Thursday, April 24, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,148.34, up 0.52%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day flat at 16,501.65, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,878.61, up 0.17%. The gains were narrow based as four out of the ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at 594.08, up 1.06%, with the index has also advancing 3.21% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (NYSE: ASX), Synopsys Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS) and IPG Photonics Corp. (NASDAQ: IPGP). Free technical research on AAPL, ASX, SNPS and IPGP can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Thursday, Apple Inc.'s stock fluctuated between $560.73 and $570.00 before ending the session 8.20% higher at $567.77. Apple Inc.'s stock reported a trading volume of 27.00 million shares, much above its three months average volume of 10.69 million shares. Apple Inc.'s shares have advanced 6.89% in the previous three trading sessions, 5.30% in the last one month and 1.20% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $531.30 and $512.10, respectively. Further, shares of the company have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 46.16. On April 23, 2014, Apple Inc. announced its Q2 FY 2014 financial results (period ended March 29, 2014). For Q4 FY 2014, the company reported net profit of $10.2 billion, or $11.62 per diluted share compared to net profit of $9.5 billion, or $10.09 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Sign up today to read free research on AAPL at:
On Thursday Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc.'s stock edged 0.87% higher, to close the day at $5.83. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.36 million shares, much below its three months average volume of 0.65 million shares. The stock oscillated between $5.75 and $5.84 during the session. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc.'s shares have rallied 14.09% and 26.19%, respectively. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the company's stock has gained an upside of 21.46%. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The company stock's 50-day moving average of $5.28 is above its 200-day moving average of $4.78. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 67.91. Sign up today to read free research on ASX at:
On Thursday, shares in Synopsys Inc. recorded a trading volume of 0.56 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 0.77 million shares. The stock finished the day 0.03% lower at $37.87, and registered an intraday range of $37.72 and $38.28. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 24.34. Synopsys Inc.'s shares have declined 3.83% in the last one month, 5.58 % in the last three months, and 6.66% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $39.22 and $38.18, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 46.97. Sign up today to read free research on SNPS at:
IPG Photonics Corp.'s stock finished the Thursday's session 1.80% lower at $70.88. A total of 0.27 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 0.42 million shares. The stock moved between $70.66 and $72.53 during the session. Over the last one month and previous three months, IPG Photonics Corp.'s shares have advanced 3.08% and 3.05%, respectively. However, the stock has declined 8.67% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $70.81 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $66.32. IPG Photonics Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 23.05 and has an RSI of 48.66. Sign up today to read free research on IPGP at:
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