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Consumer Discretionary Equities under Review -- Research on NIKE, Coach, Crocs and Deckers Outdoor

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LONDON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,333.31, up 1.25%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.55% to 16,336.19, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,872.25, up 0.72%. The gains were broad based as nine of ten sectors finished higher. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index finished the day 0.44% higher at 526.66, while the same has advanced 1.80% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: NIKE Inc. (NYSE: NIKE), Coach Inc. (NYSE: COH), Crocs Inc. (NASDAQ: CROX) and Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NASDAQ: DECK). Free technical research on NIKE, COH, CROX and DECK can be downloaded upon signing up at:


NIKE Inc.'s shares edged 0.84% higher to finish the day at $79.64. A total of 4.11 million shares were traded, which is above the three months average volume of 3.78 million. The company's shares oscillated between $79.05 and $80.08 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 27.09. NIKE Inc.'s shares have gained 1.41% in the previous three trading sessions, 5.89% in the last one month, and 1.27% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. NIKE Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $75.52 is above the 200-day moving average of $71.17. Additionally, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 61.05. Sign up today to read free research on NIKE at:


Shares in Coach Inc. recorded a trading of 3.59 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 4.17 million shares. The stock ended the day at $50.23, up 1.60% and at an intraday range of $49.60 and $50.29. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 14.11. Coach Inc.'s shares have advanced 4.23% in the previous three trading sessions, and 4.36% in the last one month, while declining 10.51% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day moving average. Coach Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $53.65 is above the 50-day moving average of $49.66. Furthermore, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 55.83. Sign up today to read free research on COH at:


On Tuesday, shares in Crocs Inc. gained 4.10%, closing day at $15.49. The stock recorded trading volume of 1.49 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.60 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $14.87 and $15.53 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 44.31. Crocs Inc.'s shares have gained 3.34% in the previous three trading sessions, and 1.84% in the last one month, while falling by 2.70% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Crocs Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $15.27 is above the 200-day moving average of $14.53. Moreover, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 43.87. Sign up today to read free research on CROX at:


Shares in Deckers Outdoor Corp. recorded a trading volume of 0.98 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.33 million shares. The stock finished the day at $75.45, up 2.43% after trading between $73.65 and $75.50. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 18.10. Deckers Outdoor Corp.'s shares have gained 3.55% in the previous three trading sessions, while declining 12.52% in the last one month, and 10.67% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average. Deckers Outdoor Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $79.68 is above the 200-day moving average of $68.11. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 38.56. Sign up today to read free research on DECK at:



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