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Consumer Discretionary Stocks Analysis -- Research on Select Comfort, Leggett & Platt, Tempur Sealy Intl., and La-Z-Boy

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LONDON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Thursday, March 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,319.29, up 0.27%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.67% to 16,331.05, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,872.01, up 0.60%. The gains were broad based with nine out of ten sectors ending the session in positive. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index finished the day at 524.53, up 0.24%, and the same has gained 1.73% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Select Comfort Corp. (NASDAQ: SCSS), Leggett & Platt Inc. (NYSE: LEG), Tempur Sealy International Inc. (NYSE: TPX), and La-Z-Boy Inc. (NYSE: LZB). Free technical research on SCSS, LEG, TPX and LZB can be downloaded upon signing up at:

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On Thursday, Select Comfort Corp.'s stock edged 0.41% lower, finishing the session at $17.01. The stock recorded trading volume of 0.75 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.15 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $16.75 and $17.24 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.85. Select Comfort Corp.'s stock has fallen by 0.18% in the previous three trading sessions, 3.08% in the last one month, and 19.35% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Select Comfort Corp.'s 200-day moving average of $21.26 is above the 50-day moving average of $17.20. Moreover, the stock is trading at an Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 43.20. Sign up today to read free research on SCSS at:

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Shares in Leggett & Platt Inc. reported a trading of 0.82 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.00 million shares. The stock ended the day at $32.12, up 0.82% and at an intraday range of $31.64 and $32.13. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 20.74. Leggett & Platt Inc.'s stock has advanced 1.17% in the previous three trading sessions, 2.36% in the last one month, and 3.81% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Leggett & Platt Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $30.82 is above the 200-day moving average of $30.51. Furthermore, the stock is trading at an RSI of 55.42. Sign up today to read free research on LEG at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/409-LEG-.pdf

On Thursday, shares in Tempur Sealy International Inc. fell 0.43% to close at $51.36. A total of 0.52 million shares were traded, which is below the three months average volume of 0.91 million. The stock oscillated between $51.02 and $51.81 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 25.70. Tempur Sealy International Inc.'s shares have fallen by 4.82% on YTD basis, while the same have advanced 0.78% in the previous three trading sessions and 3.82% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Tempur Sealy International Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $49.37 is above the 200-day moving average of $45.22. Furthermore, the stock is trading at an RSI of 57.64. Sign up today to read free research on TPX at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/409-TPX-.pdf

La-Z-Boy Inc.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 0.43 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 0.47 million shares. The stock ended the day at $28.26, up 2.21% after vacillating between $27.54 and $28.40. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 24.74. La-Z-Boy Inc.'s shares have fallen by 8.84% on YTD basis, but they have advanced 2.80% in the previous three trading sessions and 11.00% in the last one month. Further, the company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. La-Z-Boy Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $27.16 is above the 200-day moving average of $24.27. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at an RSI of 58.85. Sign up today to read free research on LZB at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/409-LZB-.pdf

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