LONDON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Thursday, April 24, 2014 ended on a higher note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished flat at 16,501.65, and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,148.34, up 0.52%. The S&P 500 ended the day 0.17% higher at 1,878.61. During the trading session, four out of ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Utilities Sector Index ended the day 0.63% higher at 216.52, and the index has gained 4.83% in the previous one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), Cia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE: ELP), Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU) and Westar Energy Inc. (NYSE: WR). Free technical research on OGE, ELP, NU and WR can be downloaded upon signing up at:
OGE Energy Corp.'s stock finished Thursday's session 0.54% higher at $37.13. A total of 0.63 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 1.01 million shares. The stock moved between $36.78 and $37.36 during the session. Over the last one month and from the beginning of 2014, OGE Energy Corp.'s shares have gained 2.97% and 9.53%, respectively. Additionally, the company's stock has gained an upside of 10.41% in the previous three months. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $36.06 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $35.73. Moreover, shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 21.65 and have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 60.35. Sign up today to read free research on OGE at:
On Thursday, shares in Cia Paranaense de Energia fluctuated between $14.45 and $14.77 before ending the session 0.82% higher at an intra-day high of $14.77. Cia Paranaense de Energia's stock reported a trading volume of 0.48 million shares, which was below its three months average volume of 0.64 million shares. Cia Paranaense de Energia's shares have advanced 1.51% in the previous three trading sessions, 24.12% in the last one month and 12.40% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Cia Paranaense de Energia's 200-day moving average of $12.85 is above its 50-day moving average of $12.01. Further, Cia Paranaense de Energia's stock has an RSI of 69.32. Sign up today to read free research on ELP at:
On Thursday Shares in Northeast Utilities edged 0.74% higher, to close the day at $46.44. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.46 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.60 million shares. The stock oscillated between $45.79 and $46.47 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and in the past one month, Northeast Utilities's shares have gained 1.60% and 3.78%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has advanced 9.55% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $44.80 and $42.90, respectively. Furthermore, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 18.46 and has an RSI of 61.27. Sign up today to read free research on NU at:
On Thursday, shares in Westar Energy Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.25 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.82 million shares. The stock ended the day at $35.70, which was 0.79% higher its previous day's closing of $35.42, and registered an intraday range of $35.26 and $35.92. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.66. Westar Energy Inc.'s shares have gained 0.65% in the previous three trading sessions, 2.38% in the last one month and 10.97% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $34.65 and $32.62, respectively. Further, shares of the company have an RSI of 56.79. Sign up today to read free research on WR at:
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