News Feed Item

AAAResearchReports.com Technical Input: LyondellBasell Industries, Air Products & Chemicals, Pacific Ethanol, and Axiall

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom

LONDON, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Wednesday, January 08, 2014, the U.S. equity market finished on a mixed note. The S&P 500 ended the day at 1,837.49, down 0.02%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 16,462.74, down 0.41%; and the NASDAQ Composite Index finished at 4,165.61, up 0.30%. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index gained 0.55% to close the session at 288.42; and the S&P 500 Chemicals Industry Index edged 0.81% higher to close at 460.63. The S&P 500 Chemicals Industry Index has gained 3.08% in the previous one month, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 1.79% during the same period. Additionally, the S&P 500 Oil, Gas and Consumable fuels Industry Group Index closed 0.63% lower at 661.12.  The major movers in the materials sector included LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE: LYB), Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE: APD), Pacific Ethanol Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX), and Axiall Corp. (NYSE: AXLL). All these companies are tracked by AAAResearchReports.com. Free technical research on LYB, APD, PEIX, and AXLL can be downloaded upon signing up at:


Shares in LyondellBasell Industries N.V. hit a new 52-week high of $80.42 on Wednesday, closing the day at $79.73, up 1.00% from the previous day's closing price of $78.94. The company's shares vacillated between $78.52 and $80.42 during the trading session. A total of 3.41 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 3.02 million. The company's shares have gained 1.30% in the previous three trading sessions and 4.15% in the last one month, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 0.33% and 1.79% during the respective periods. Furthermore, LyondellBasell Industries N.V.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $77.07 and $69.87, respectively. Sign up today to read free research report on LYB at:


Air Products & Chemicals Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 0.02% lower at $110.09. The company's shares oscillated between $109.10 and $110.42 during the trading session. A total of 1.40 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 1.01 million. Air Products & Chemicals Inc.'s shares have advanced 7.32% in the previous three months, underperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 11.00% during the same period. However, the company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $109.47 and $100.78, respectively. Register to download free technical analysis on APD at:


Pacific Ethanol Inc.'s stock declined 1.08% on Wednesday, ending the day at $5.50, after vacillating between $5.32 and $5.63 during the trading session. A total of 0.74 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 0.53 million. Despite Wednesday's pullback, the company's shares have rallied 46.28% in the previous three months and 21.41% in the last one month, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 11.00% and 1.79% during the respective periods. Moreover, Pacific Ethanol Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $3.85 and $3.98, respectively. A free report on PEIX can be accessed by registering at:


On Wednesday, Axiall Corp.'s stock oscillated between $44.89 and $45.82, before closing the day's session 0.83% lower at $45.21. A total of 0.95 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 0.89 million. Despite Wednesday's decline, the company's shares have surged 22.69% in the previous three months, outperforming the S&P 500, which has gained 11.00% during the same period. Further, Axiall Corp.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $44.64 and $45.00, respectively. Register with AAA Research Reports and download the research on AXLL for free at:




  1. This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
  2. Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts basis and reviewed by Ananya Ghosh, a CFA charterholder. However, we are only human and are prone to make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us below.
  3. This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the investing public.
  4. If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at [email protected].
  5. For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at [email protected].
  6. Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to [email protected] for consideration.


Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network. An outsourced research services provider represented by Ananya Ghosh, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News Network. Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles, documents or reports, as the case may be.


Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise), of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or hold any securities mentioned herein.


Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming. No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The included information is subject to change without notice.

CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

SOURCE AAA Research Reports

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Klein, CEO and Co-founder of Rachio, will discuss next generation communities that are using IoT to create more sustainable, intelligent communities. One example is Sterling Ranch, a 10,000 home development that – with the help of Siemens – will integrate IoT technology into the community to provide residents with energy and water savings as well as intelligent security. Everything from stop lights to sprinkler systems to building infrastructures will run ef...
Redis is not only the fastest database, but it has become the most popular among the new wave of applications running in containers. Redis speeds up just about every data interaction between your users or operational systems. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Dave Nielsen, Developer Relations at Redis Labs, will shares the functions and data structures used to solve everyday use cases that are driving Redis' popularity.
We’ve worked with dozens of early adopters across numerous industries and will debunk common misperceptions, which starts with understanding that many of the connected products we’ll use over the next 5 years are already products, they’re just not yet connected. With an IoT product, time-in-market provides much more essential feedback than ever before. Innovation comes from what you do with the data that the connected product provides in order to enhance the customer experience and optimize busi...
Manufacturers are embracing the Industrial Internet the same way consumers are leveraging Fitbits – to improve overall health and wellness. Both can provide consistent measurement, visibility, and suggest performance improvements customized to help reach goals. Fitbit users can view real-time data and make adjustments to increase their activity. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mark Bernardo Professional Services Leader, Americas, at GE Digital, will discuss how leveraging the Industrial Interne...
In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Sagi Brody, Chief Technology Officer at Webair Internet Development Inc., will focus on real world deployments of DDoS mitigation strategies in every layer of the network. He will give an overview of methods to prevent these attacks and best practices on how to provide protection in complex cloud platforms. He will also outline what we have found in our experience managing and running thousands of Linux and Unix managed service platforms and what specifically c...
The increasing popularity of the Internet of Things necessitates that our physical and cognitive relationship with wearable technology will change rapidly in the near future. This advent means logging has become a thing of the past. Before, it was on us to track our own data, but now that data is automatically available. What does this mean for mHealth and the "connected" body? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Lisa Calkins, CEO and co-founder of Amadeus Consulting, will discuss the impact of wea...
Increasing IoT connectivity is forcing enterprises to find elegant solutions to organize and visualize all incoming data from these connected devices with re-configurable dashboard widgets to effectively allow rapid decision-making for everything from immediate actions in tactical situations to strategic analysis and reporting. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Shikhir Singh, Senior Developer Relations Manager at Sencha, will discuss how to create HTML5 dashboards that interact with IoT devic...
Whether your IoT service is connecting cars, homes, appliances, wearable, cameras or other devices, one question hangs in the balance – how do you actually make money from this service? The ability to turn your IoT service into profit requires the ability to create a monetization strategy that is flexible, scalable and working for you in real-time. It must be a transparent, smoothly implemented strategy that all stakeholders – from customers to the board – will be able to understand and comprehe...
Artificial Intelligence has the potential to massively disrupt IoT. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, AJ Abdallat, CEO of Beyond AI, will discuss what the five main drivers are in Artificial Intelligence that could shape the future of the Internet of Things. AJ Abdallat is CEO of Beyond AI. He has over 20 years of management experience in the fields of artificial intelligence, sensors, instruments, devices and software for telecommunications, life sciences, environmental monitoring, process...
The IoTs will challenge the status quo of how IT and development organizations operate. Or will it? Certainly the fog layer of IoT requires special insights about data ontology, security and transactional integrity. But the developmental challenges are the same: People, Process and Platform. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Craig Sproule, CEO of Metavine, will demonstrate how to move beyond today's coding paradigm and share the must-have mindsets for removing complexity from the development proc...
SYS-CON Events announced today that SoftLayer, an IBM Company, has been named “Gold Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 18th Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York, New York. SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from a growing number of data centers and network points of presence around the world. SoftLayer’s customers range from Web startups to global enterprises.
Many private cloud projects were built to deliver self-service access to development and test resources. While those clouds delivered faster access to resources, they lacked visibility, control and security needed for production deployments. In their session at 18th Cloud Expo, Steve Anderson, Product Manager at BMC Software, and Rick Lefort, Principal Technical Marketing Consultant at BMC Software, will discuss how a cloud designed for production operations not only helps accelerate developer...
A critical component of any IoT project is the back-end systems that capture data from remote IoT devices and structure it in a way to answer useful questions. Traditional data warehouse and analytical systems are mature technologies that can be used to handle large data sets, but they are not well suited to many IoT-scale products and the need for real-time insights. At Fuze, we have developed a backend platform as part of our mobility-oriented cloud service that uses Big Data-based approache...
Peak 10, Inc., has announced the implementation of IT service management, a business process alignment initiative based on the widely adopted Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework. The implementation of IT service management enhances Peak 10’s current service-minded approach to IT delivery by propelling the company to deliver higher levels of personalized and prompt service. The majority of Peak 10’s operations employees have been trained and certified in the ITIL frame...
trust and privacy in their ecosystem. Assurance and protection of device identity, secure data encryption and authentication are the key security challenges organizations are trying to address when integrating IoT devices. This holds true for IoT applications in a wide range of industries, for example, healthcare, consumer devices, and manufacturing. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Lancen LaChance, vice president of product management, IoT solutions at GlobalSign, will teach IoT developers how t...