LONDON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, April 25, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,075.56, down 1.75%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the session at 16,361.46, down 0.85% and the S&P 500 closed at 1,863.40, down 0.81%. During the trading session, eight out of ten sectors finished on a lower note. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities which attracted the most attention and traded the most shares during the session. These include Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM), MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM), McDermott International Inc. (NYSE: MDR) and GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: GTAT). Free technical research on XOM, MGM, MDR and GTAT can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Friday, Exxon Mobil Corp.'s stock advanced 0.40%, closing the day at $100.41. The stock recorded a trading volume of 10.40 million shares, below its three months average volume of 12.26 million shares. The stock oscillated between $99.93 and $100.57 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 13.62. Exxon Mobil Corp.'s shares have gained 0.04% in the previous three trading sessions and 4.33% in the last one month, while the same has edged lower by 0.78% since the start of this year. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index advanced 4.39% in the previous one month, while the S&P 500 gained 0.31% during the same period. Exxon Mobil Corp.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $96.25 and $93.18, respectively. Moreover, shares of the company have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 66.52. Sign up today to read free research on XOM at:
Shares of MGM Resorts International fluctuated between $23.47 and $24.33 before ending the day 3.63% lower at $23.66. The company's stock reported a trading volume of 10.36 million shares on Friday, above its three months average volume of 10.33 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 123.74. MGM Resorts International's shares have declined 5.25% in the previous three trading sessions and 4.98% in the last one month, while the same has advanced 0.60% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index edged lower by 1.61% in the previous three trading sessions, while the S&P 500 declined 0.86% during the same period. Moreover, MGM Resorts International's 50-day moving average of $25.96 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $21.63. Additionally, the company's stock has an RSI of 41.03. Sign up today to read free research on MGM at:
On Friday, shares of McDermott International Inc. recorded a trading volume of 10.11 million shares, much above its three months average volume of 6.40 million shares. The stock ended the day at $6.98, which was 0.43% lower its previous day's closing, and registered an intraday range of $6.87 and $7.01. McDermott International Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.14% in the previous three trading sessions, 9.59% in the last one month and 23.80% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index gained 9.52% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 advanced 3.96% during the same period. McDermott International Inc.'s stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $7.70 and $7.92, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 39.08. Sign up today to read free research on MDR at:
GT Advanced Technologies Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 6.89% lower at $16.09. A total of 9.95 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 9.79 million shares. The stock moved between $15.92 and $16.99 during the trading session. Over the previous three trading sessions and in the last one month, GT Advanced Technologies Inc.'s shares have lost 6.83% and 3.77%, respectively. However, the company's stock has surged 84.62% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index gained 3.52% in the previous three months, while the NASDAQ Composite Index fell by 0.55% during the same period. The company's shares are trading above its 200-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $16.17 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $10.04. Further, GT Advanced Technologies Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 46.88. Sign up today to read free research on GTAT at:
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