LONDON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,501.65, down 0.08% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,126.97, down 0.83%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.22% lower at 1,875.39. During the session, Telecommunication Services, Information Technology, and Health Care sectors exerted a drag, while some positive momentum was observed in the Energy, Industrials, and Financials sectors. A number of stocks saw large movements, including SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE: SVU), AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS), Medidata Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MDSO) and Xoom Corp. (NASDAQ: XOOM). Free technical research on SVU, AKS, MDSO and XOOM can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Wednesday SUPERVALU Inc.'s stock closed the day at $7.54, which is 11.54% higher than the previous day's closing price of $6.76. The stock oscillated between $6.85 and $7.88 during the trading session with a trading volume of 31.12 million shares, which was much above its three months average volume of 3.74 million shares. Shares in SUPERVALU Inc. have advanced 8.96% in the previous three trading sessions, 11.54% in the last one month and 3.43% since the beginning of this year. Moreover, the company's stock traded at a PE ratio of 13.08, has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.65 and is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $6.57 and $6.99, respectively. On the same day, SUPERVALU Inc. announced its Q4 FY 2014 results, the company's fourth-quarter net sales rose to $3.95 billion compared to $3.90 billion in the year-ago quarter. Sign up today to read free research on SVU at:
Shares in AK Steel Holding Corp. finished the trading session at $7.06, up 7.13%. A total of 11.23 million shares were traded on Wednesday, which was above its three months average volume of 6.97 million shares. The stock vacillated between $6.75 and $7.14 during the session. AK Steel Holding Corp.'s shares have advanced 2.02% in the previous three trading sessions and 1.29% in the last one month, while the stock has fallen by 13.90% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index advanced 5.74% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 gained 2.57% during the same period. Additionally, the company's stock has an RSI of 41.63 and is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $6.71 and $5.37, respectively. Sign up today to read free research on AKS at:
On Wednesday, shares in Medidata Solutions Inc. ended the session at $43.93, up 7.91%. A total of 4.60 million shares were traded as compared with its three months average volume of 0.92 million shares. During the session, the stock traded between $40.36 and $44.30. However, Medidata Solutions Inc.'s shares have lost 15.44% in the previous three trading sessions, 29.53% in the last one month and 27.39% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index mapped a loss of 0.48% during the trading session, while it has charted up 1.75% in the previous three trading sessions. Further, the company's stock has an RSI of 29.31 and is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $58.06 and $53.39, respectively. Sign up today to read free research on MDSO at:
Xoom Corp.'s stock surged 16.85% on Wednesday, finishing the day at $23.02. The stock fluctuated between $21.81 and $24.11 during the session with a trading volume of 3.32 million shares as compared with its three months average volume of 0.65 million shares. Shares in Xoom Corp. have surged 22.38% over the previous three trading sessions, while it has lost 1.79% in the last one month and 15.89% since the start of this year. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index fell by 0.90% during the trading session and 1.70% in the last one month. Furthermore, the company's stock has an RSI of 47.04. Xoom Corp.'s 200-day moving average of $27.39 is above its 50-day moving average of $22.93. The company reported its Q1 FY 2014 results on Tuesday April 22, 2014 with revenues surged to $35.9 million, representing an increase of 48% YoY. Sign up today to read free research on XOOM at:
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