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Technical Notes Covering Banking Equities -- Research on Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial, Bancolombia, and Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico

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LONDON, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Thursday, March 27, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,151.23, down 0.54%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.03% to 16,264.23, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,849.04, down 0.19%. The losses were broad based as seven out of 10 sectors ended the session in negative. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index finished the day at 297.06, down 0.58%, while the same has gained 2.24% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. (NYSE: BBVA), Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: SMFG), Bancolombia S.A. (NYSE: CIB) and Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE: BSMX). Free technical research on BBVA, SMFG, CIB and BSMX can be downloaded upon signing up at:

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Shares in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA closed down 0.17%, at an intra-day low of $11.73. A total of 1.70 million shares were traded as compared with three months average volume of 1.89 million. The company's shares oscillated between $11.73 and $11.81 during the trading session. Shares in Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA have declined 5.48% in the last one month and 5.33% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA's 50-day moving average of $12.29 is above its 200-day moving average of $11.04. Furthermore, the stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 39.28. Sign up today to read free research on BBVA at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/576-BBVA-28Mar2014.pdf

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc.'s stock witnessed a trading volume of 1.88 million shares on Thursday, which is above the three months average volume of 1.28 million shares. The stock ended the day at $8.16, down 1.45% after trading between $8.11 and $8.19. Shares in Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. have fallen by 10.53% in the last one month and 22.21% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $9.56 is above its 50-day moving average of $9.26. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at an RSI of 27.47. Sign up today to read free research on SMFG at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/576-SMFG-28Mar2014.pdf

On Thursday, Bancolombia S.A.'s stock advanced 2.39%, finishing the session at $54.84. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.61 million shares, which is above the three months average volume of 0.48 million. The company's shares fluctuated between $53.67 and $54.86 during the session. Shares in Bancolombia SA have rallied 11.17% in the last one month, 12.88% in the previous three months and 11.89% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Bancolombia S.A.'s 200-day moving average of $53.27 is above its 50-day moving average of $48.58. Moreover, shares of the company have an RSI of 67.92. Sign up today to read free research on CIB at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/576-CIB-28Mar2014.pdf

Shares in Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A.B. de C.V. recorded a trading volume of 4.92 million shares, as compared with a three month average volume of 2.28 million shares. The stock ended Thursday's session at $11.99, up 6.39% after vacillating between $11.29 and $12.00. Shares in Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A.B. de C.V. have surged 9.50% in the last one month, while the same has fallen by 11.84% in the previous three months and 12.10% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average. Grupo Financiero Santander Mexico S.A.B. de C.V.'s 200-day moving average of $13.35 is above its 50-day moving average of $11.33. Further, the company's shares have an RSI of 51.36. Sign up today to read free research on BSMX at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/576-BSMX-28Mar2014.pdf

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