LONDON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Friday, April 25, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,361.46, down 0.85% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,075.56, down 1.75%. The S&P 500 ended the day 0.81% lower at 1,863.40. The losses were broad based as 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 Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF), Huntington Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: HBAN), Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NASDAQ: FOXA) and Barrick Gold Corp. (NYSE: ABX). Free technical research on CLF, HBAN, FOXA and ABX can be downloaded upon signing up at:
Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. fluctuated between $17.46 and $18.52 before ending the day 4.05% lower at $18.00. The company's stock reported a trading volume of 11.21 million shares on Friday, which was above its three months average volume of 8.32 million shares. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.'s shares have declined 2.49% in the previous three trading sessions, 8.72% in the last one month and 31.32% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index gained 7.24% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 advanced 3.96% during the same period. Moreover, Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $21.97 is greater than its 50-day moving average of $19.72. Additionally, the company's stock traded at a PE ratio of 5.42 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 36.45. Sign up today to read free research on CLF at:
On Friday, shares of Huntington Bancshares Inc. fell by 1.77%, closing the day at $9.17. The stock recorded a trading volume of 11.03 million shares, above its three months average volume of 10.89 million shares. The stock oscillated between $9.16 and $9.34 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 12.45. Huntington Bancshares Inc.'s shares have lost 2.19% in the previous three trading sessions, 5.60% in the last one month and 5.03% since the start of this year. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index edged lower by 1.31% in the previous one month, while the NASDAQ Composite Index declined 1.93% during the same period. Huntington Bancshares Inc.'s stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $9.58 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $9.05. Moreover, shares of the company have an RSI of 36.45. Sign up today to read free research on HBAN at:
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 0.73% lower at $32.64. A total of 11.02 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 13.34 million shares. The stock moved between $32.53 and $32.84 during the trading session. Over the previous three trading sessions and on YTD basis, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.49% and 7.19%, respectively. However, the company's stock has gained 3.06% in the last one month. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index fell by 1.61% in the previous three trading sessions, while the NASDAQ Composite Index lost 2.06% during the same period. The company's shares are trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $32.76 and $32.73, respectively. Further, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 24.63 and has an RSI of 50.78. Sign up today to read free research on FOXA at:
On Friday, shares of Barrick Gold Corp. recorded a trading volume of 10.67 million shares, below its three months average volume of 12.69 million shares. The stock ended the day at $17.89, which was 2.40% higher than its previous day's closing, and registered an intraday range of $17.53 and $17.90. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 7.19. Barrick Gold Corp.'s shares have advanced 1.94% in the previous three trading sessions and 1.47% on YTD basis, while the same has declined 1.05% in the last one month. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index gained 0.69% in the previous one month, while the S&P 500 advanced 0.31% during the same period. Barrick Gold Corp.'s stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $19.33 and $18.33, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 43.22. Sign up today to read free research on ABX at:
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