Welcome!

News Feed Item

Investor-Edge.com Most Active Equities Watch List: Staples, Gilead Sciences, Office Depot, and Sprint

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

LONDON, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The trading session on Thursday, March 06, 2014 ended on a mixed note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,421.89, up 0.38% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,352.13, down 0.13%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.17% higher at 1,877.03. The gains were broad based with 7 of 10 sectors going up. During the session gains in the Financial, Energy and Industrial sectors positively impacted the broader market, while some retraction came in from Health Care, Utilities and Consumer Staples sectors. Investor-Edge.com looks at some of the equities which were most active during the session. These include Staples Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD), Office Depot Inc. (NYSE:ODP), and Sprint Corp. (NYSE:S). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:  

http://investor-edge.com/register

Staples Inc.'s stock saw heavy trading as a total of 69.14 million shares changed hands on Thursday, against a 3-month average volume of 8.84 million shares. The stock ended the day at $11.35, down 15.30% and at an intraday range of $11.6 and $12.01. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 9.70. Staples Inc.'s shares have lost 15.67% in the past 3 trading sessions, 14.47% in the last one month and 28.57% on YTD basis. The S&P Consumer Discretionary Sector Index mapped a gain of 6.45% in the last one-month, while the NASDAQ Composite has gained 7.27% during the same period. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Staples Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $15.20 is above the 50-day moving average of $14.05. The company's shares have an RSI of 48.11. Sign up and read the free notes on SPLS at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03072014/SPLS/report.pdf

Gilead Sciences Inc.'s shares saw heavy trading as a total of 21.94 million shares were exchanged as compared with the 3-month average volume of 11.51 million shares. On Thursday, the stock ended at $79.92, down 3.56%, after fluctuating between $78.50 and $83.42 during the session. The stock traded at a PE ratio of 42.65. Gilead Sciences Inc.'s shares have lost 1.88% in the past 3 trading sessions, while the stock has gained 4.47% in the last one month and 6.42% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index mapped a gain of 7.52% in the past one month, as compared to the NASDAQ Composite which gained 7.27% during the same period. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $79.00 and $66.16. The company's shares are trading at an RSI of 55.60. The complimentary notes on GILD can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03072014/GILD/report.pdf

On Thursday, shares in Office Depot Inc. saw heavy trading as a total of 21.28 million shares changed hands, against a 3-month average volume of 10.49 million shares. The stock ended the day at $4.63, down 5.70%. During the session, it traded in a range of $4.60 and $4.76. Office Depot Inc.'s shares have declined 4.93% in the past 3 trading sessions, 7.58% in the last one month, and 12.48% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index mapped a gain of 1.91% in the previous three trading sessions, while the S&P 500 was up by 1.70% during the same period. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Office Depot Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $4.76 is below the 50-day moving average of $5.03. The stock is trading at an RSI of 45.60. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on ODP at:

 http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03072014/ODP/report.pdf

Shares in Sprint Corp. saw heavy trading as a total of 19.96 million shares changed hands on Thursday, as compared with the 3-month average volume of 20.96 million shares. The stock ended the day at $8.88, down 2.63%, and at an intraday range of $8.75 and $9.25. Sprint Corp's shares have fallen by 0.57% in the past 3 trading sessions and 17.40% on YTD basis, while gaining 12.69% in the last one month. The S&P 500 Telecommunication Services Sector Index mapped a gain of 2.62% in the last one-month, whereas the S&P 500 went up by 5.84% during the same period. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average of $8.94. The company's shares have an RSI of 61.64. The complete research on S is available for free at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03072014/S/report.pdf

About Investor-Edge.com

At Investor-Edge, we provide our members with a simple and reliable way to leverage our economy of scale. Most investors do not have time to track all publicly traded companies, much less perform an in-depth review and analysis of the complexities contained in each situation. That's where Investor-Edge comes in. We provide a single unified platform for investors' to hear about what matters. Situation alerts, moving events, and upcoming opportunities.

=============

EDITOR NOTES:

=============

  • This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do not reflect the companies mentioned.
  • Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts basis and reviewed by Nidhi Vatsal, 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 pubco [at] Investor-edge.com.
  • For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance [at] Investor-edge.com.
  • Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research [at] Investor-edge.com for consideration.

COMPLIANCE PROCEDURE

Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This document, article or report is prepared and authored by Investor-edge. An outsourced research services provider represented by Nidhi Vatsal, CFA, has only reviewed the information provided by Investor-edge in this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Investor-edge. Investor-edge 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.

NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE

Investor-edge 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.

NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED

Investor-edge 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 Investor-edge whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Investor-edge expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on the information in this document. Investor-edge 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.


Investor-Edge.com

SOURCE Investor-Edge

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
WebRTC is about the data channel as much as about video and audio conferencing. However, basically all commercial WebRTC applications have been built with a focus on audio and video. The handling of “data” has been limited to text chat and file download – all other data sharing seems to end with screensharing. What is holding back a more intensive use of peer-to-peer data? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Dr Silvia Pfeiffer, WebRTC Applications Team Lead at National ICT Australia, looked at differ...
Without a clear strategy for cost control and an architecture designed with cloud services in mind, costs and operational performance can quickly get out of control. To avoid multiple architectural redesigns requires extensive thought and planning. Boundary (now part of BMC) launched a new public-facing multi-tenant high resolution monitoring service on Amazon AWS two years ago, facing challenges and learning best practices in the early days of the new service. In his session at 19th Cloud Exp...
For basic one-to-one voice or video calling solutions, WebRTC has proven to be a very powerful technology. Although WebRTC’s core functionality is to provide secure, real-time p2p media streaming, leveraging native platform features and server-side components brings up new communication capabilities for web and native mobile applications, allowing for advanced multi-user use cases such as video broadcasting, conferencing, and media recording.
With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo 2016 in New York. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be! Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with 20th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry p...
"Plutora provides release and testing environment capabilities to the enterprise," explained Dalibor Siroky, Director and Co-founder of Plutora, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @DevOpsSummit, held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City.
Security, data privacy, reliability and regulatory compliance are critical factors when evaluating whether to move business applications from in-house client hosted environments to a cloud platform. In her session at 18th Cloud Expo, Vandana Viswanathan, Associate Director at Cognizant, In this session, will provide an orientation to the five stages required to implement a cloud hosted solution validation strategy.
SYS-CON Events announced today that CA Technologies has been named "Platinum Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, and 21st International Cloud Expo, which will take place in November in Silicon Valley, California.
The security needs of IoT environments require a strong, proven approach to maintain security, 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, vic...
SYS-CON Events announced today that delaPlex will exhibit at SYS-CON's @CloudExpo, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. delaPlex pioneered Software Development as a Service (SDaaS), which provides scalable resources to build, test, and deploy software. It’s a fast and more reliable way to develop a new product or expand your in-house team.
Wooed by the promise of faster innovation, lower TCO, and greater agility, businesses of every shape and size have embraced the cloud at every layer of the IT stack – from apps to file sharing to infrastructure. The typical organization currently uses more than a dozen sanctioned cloud apps and will shift more than half of all workloads to the cloud by 2018. Such cloud investments have delivered measurable benefits. But they’ve also resulted in some unintended side-effects: complexity and risk. ...
The explosion of new web/cloud/IoT-based applications and the data they generate are transforming our world right before our eyes. In this rush to adopt these new technologies, organizations are often ignoring fundamental questions concerning who owns the data and failing to ask for permission to conduct invasive surveillance of their customers. Organizations that are not transparent about how their systems gather data telemetry without offering shared data ownership risk product rejection, regu...
When you focus on a journey from up-close, you look at your own technical and cultural history and how you changed it for the benefit of the customer. This was our starting point: too many integration issues, 13 SWP days and very long cycles. It was evident that in this fast-paced industry we could no longer afford this reality. We needed something that would take us beyond reducing the development lifecycles, CI and Agile methodologies. We made a fundamental difference, even changed our culture...
More and more brands have jumped on the IoT bandwagon. We have an excess of wearables – activity trackers, smartwatches, smart glasses and sneakers, and more that track seemingly endless datapoints. However, most consumers have no idea what “IoT” means. Creating more wearables that track data shouldn't be the aim of brands; delivering meaningful, tangible relevance to their users should be. We're in a period in which the IoT pendulum is still swinging. Initially, it swung toward "smart for smart...
The Internet of Things can drive efficiency for airlines and airports. In their session at @ThingsExpo, Shyam Varan Nath, Principal Architect with GE, and Sudip Majumder, senior director of development at Oracle, discussed the technical details of the connected airline baggage and related social media solutions. These IoT applications will enhance travelers' journey experience and drive efficiency for the airlines and the airports.
In his keynote at @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Director of IoT Engineering at Citrix and co-founder and CTO of Octoblu, focused on building an IoT platform and company. He provided a behind-the-scenes look at Octoblu’s platform, business, and pivots along the way (including the Citrix acquisition of Octoblu).