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|March 28, 2014 11:33 AM EDT||
LONDON, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Thursday, March 27, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,264.23, down 0.03% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,151.23, down 0.54%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.19% lower at 1,849.04. The losses were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. During the session, Information Technology, Financials, and Consumer Discretionary sectors exerted a drag, while some positive momentum was observed in the Telecommunication Services, Energy, and Utilities sectors. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities which attracted the most attention and traded the most shares during the session. These include Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO), Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE), Vale S.A. (NYSE: VALE) and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD). Free technical research on CSCO, PFE, VALE and AMD can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Thursday, shares in Cisco Systems Inc. saw heavy trading volume as a total of 51.95 million shares were exchanged, against a three-month average volume of 42.76 million shares. On Thursday, the stock closed the day at $22.02, down 1.34% and with an intraday fluctuation between $21.94 and $22.39. The stock traded at a PE ratio of 12.98. Cisco Systems Inc.'s shares have advanced 2.09% in the past three trading sessions and 0.46% in the last one month, while the same have fallen by 1.83% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index declined 1.19% in the last one month, while the S&P 500 has fallen by 0.28% during the same period. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $22.08 and $23.13, respectively. The company's shares have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 59.52. Sign up today to read free research on CSCO at:
Pfizer Inc.'s shares reported trading volume as a total of 27.65 million shares changed hands on Thursday, as compared with the three-month average volume of 26.43 million shares. The stock ended the day at $32.10, down 0.25% and at an intraday range of $31.90 and $32.38. The stock traded at a PE ratio of 13.89. Pfizer Inc.'s shares have fallen by 0.40% in the last one month, while the shares have advanced 1.94% in the previous three trading sessions and 4.80% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index have gained 4.50% on YTD basis, while the S&P 500 has edged 0.04% higher during the same period. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $31.51 and $30.10, respectively. The stock has an RSI of 54.65. Sign up today to read free research on PFE at:
On Thursday, Vale S.A.'s shares recorded heavy trading volume as a total of 22.84 million shares changed hands, as compared with the three-month average volume of 21.06 million shares. The stock traded at an intraday trading range of $13.38 and $13.74 before closing the day at $13.65, up 3.33%. Vale S.A.'s shares have declined 4.75% in the last one month and 10.49% on YTD basis, but they have gained 4.04% in the previous three trading sessions. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index mapped a loss of 1.26% in the previous three trading sessions, while the S&P 500 has fallen by 0.45% during the same period. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average of $13.60. The stock has an RSI of 48.20. Sign up today to read free research on VALE at:
Shares in Advanced Micro Devices Inc. recorded heavy trading volume as a total of 24.50 million shares changed hands, against a three-month average volume of 24.81 million shares. On Thursday, the stock finished the day at $3.91, down 3.46% and at an intraday range of $3.87 and $4.07. Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s shares have declined 3.46% in the previous three trading sessions, while the same have advanced 5.39% in the last one month and 1.03% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index gained 1.16% in the previous three months, while the S&P 500 advanced 0.41% during the same period. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $3.76 and $3.75, respectively. The company's shares have an RSI of 65.94. Sign up today to read free research on AMD at:
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