Welcome!

News Feed Item

Pre-Market Pulse on Electric Utilities Stocks -- Research on OGE Energy, Cia Paranaense de Energia, Westar Energy, and Northeast Utilities

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

LONDON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Friday, March 28, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,155.76, up 0.11%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.36% to 16,323.06, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,857.62, up 0.46%. The gains were broad based as eight out of 10 sectors ended the session in positive. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE), Cia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE: ELP), Westar Energy Inc. (NYSE: WR) and Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU). Free technical research on OGE, ELP, WR and NU can be downloaded upon signing up at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/615-register


OGE Energy Corp.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 0.69 million shares on Friday, as compared with a three month average volume of 0.97 million shares. The stock ended the day at $36.39, up 0.69%, after trading between $36.06 and $36.44. The company's shares have advanced 1.08% in the last one month, 7.57% in the previous three months and 7.35% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. OGE Energy Corp.'s 200-day moving average of $35.52 is above its 50-day moving average of $35.19. Furthermore, shares of the company are trading at a PE ratio of 21.22 and have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 59.67. Sign up today to read free research on OGE at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/615-OGE-31Mar2014.pdf


On Friday, shares in Cia Paranaense de Energia edged 1.71% higher to close the day at $13.11. A total of 0.63 million shares were traded which is above its three months average volume of 0.61 million. The company's shares oscillated between $12.88 and $13.13 during the trading session. Shares in Cia Paranaense de Energia have rallied 6.15% in the previous three trading sessions and 21.73% in the last one month, while the same has fallen by 0.23% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Cia Paranaense de Energia's 200-day moving average of $12.81 is above its 50-day moving average of $11.32. Further, the company's shares are trading at an RSI of 73.19. Sign up today to read free research on ELP at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/615-ELP-31Mar2014.pdf


Westar Energy Inc.'s stock gained 0.20% on Friday, finishing the session at $34.80. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.42 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 0.88 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $34.60 and $34.86 during the session. Westar Energy Inc.'s shares have surged 1.69% in the last one month, 8.34% in the previous three months and 8.18% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Westar Energy Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $33.83 is above its 200-day moving average of $32.30. Moreover, the shares are trading at a PE ratio of 15.26 and have an RSI of 56.83. Sign up today to read free research on WR at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/615-WR-31Mar2014.pdf


On Friday, Northeast Utilities' stock witnessed a trading volume of 1.29 million shares, as compared with a three month average volume of 1.72 million shares. The stock ended the day flat at the previous day's closing price of $44.95, after vacillating between $44.74 and $45.08. Shares in Northeast Utilities have gained 1.12% in the last one month, 6.06% in the previous three months and 6.04% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Northeast Utilities' 50-day moving average of $43.96 is above its 200-day moving average of $42.54. Additionally, the company's shares are trading at a PE ratio of 17.87 and have an RSI of 58.09. Sign up today to read free research on NU at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/615-NU-31Mar2014.pdf


===============
EDITOR'S NOTES:
===============

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 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.

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 pubco [at] http://www.investor-edge.com.

5. For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at compliance [at] http://www.investor-edge.com.

6. Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your company? Send us a full investors' package to research [at] http://www.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.


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
When shopping for a new data processing platform for IoT solutions, many development teams want to be able to test-drive options before making a choice. Yet when evaluating an IoT solution, it’s simply not feasible to do so at scale with physical devices. Building a sensor simulator is the next best choice; however, generating a realistic simulation at very high TPS with ease of configurability is a formidable challenge. When dealing with multiple application or transport protocols, you would be...
IT organizations are moving to the cloud in hopes to approve efficiency, increase agility and save money. Migrating workloads might seem like a simple task, but what many businesses don’t realize is that application migration criteria differs across organizations, making it difficult for architects to arrive at an accurate TCO number. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Joe Kinsella, CTO of CloudHealth Technologies, will offer a systematic approach to understanding the TCO of a cloud application...
Connecting to major cloud service providers is becoming central to doing business. But your cloud provider’s performance is only as good as your connectivity solution. Massive Networks will place you in the driver's seat by exposing how you can extend your LAN from any location to include any cloud platform through an advanced high-performance connection that is secure and dedicated to your business-critical data. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Paul Mako, CEO & CIO of Massive Networks, wil...
"With Digital Experience Monitoring what used to be a simple visit to a web page has exploded into app on phones, data from social media feeds, competitive benchmarking - these are all components that are only available because of some type of digital asset," explained Leo Vasiliou, Director of Web Performance Engineering at Catchpoint Systems, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit at 20th Cloud Expo, held June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Secure Channels, a cybersecurity firm, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Secure Channels, Inc. offers several products and solutions to its many clients, helping them protect critical data from being compromised and access to computer networks from the unauthorized. The company develops comprehensive data encryption security strategie...
An increasing number of companies are creating products that combine data with analytical capabilities. Running interactive queries on Big Data requires complex architectures to store and query data effectively, typically involving data streams, an choosing efficient file format/database and multiple independent systems that are tied together through custom-engineered pipelines. In his session at @BigDataExpo at @ThingsExpo, Tomer Levi, a senior software engineer at Intel’s Advanced Analytics ...
Cloud adoption is often driven by a desire to increase efficiency, boost agility and save money. All too often, however, the reality involves unpredictable cost spikes and lack of oversight due to resource limitations. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Joe Kinsella, CTO and Founder of CloudHealth Technologies, tackled the question: “How do you build a fully optimized cloud?” He will examine: Why TCO is critical to achieving cloud success – and why attendees should be thinking holistically ab...
yperConvergence came to market with the objective of being simple, flexible and to help drive down operating expenses. It reduced the footprint by bundling the compute/storage/network into one box. This brought a new set of challenges as the HyperConverged vendors are very focused on their own proprietary building blocks. If you want to scale in a certain way, let’s say you identified a need for more storage and want to add a device that is not sold by the HyperConverged vendor, forget about it....
As businesses adopt functionalities in cloud computing, it’s imperative that IT operations consistently ensure cloud systems work correctly – all of the time, and to their best capabilities. In his session at @BigDataExpo, Bernd Harzog, CEO and founder of OpsDataStore, presented an industry answer to the common question, “Are you running IT operations as efficiently and as cost effectively as you need to?” He then expounded on the industry issues he frequently came up against as an analyst, and ...
Docker containers have brought great opportunities to shorten the deployment process through continuous integration and the delivery of applications and microservices. This applies equally to enterprise data centers as well as the cloud. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Jari Kolehmainen, founder and CTO of Kontena, discussed solutions and benefits of a deeply integrated deployment pipeline using technologies such as container management platforms, Docker containers, and the drone.io Cl tool. H...
The goal of Continuous Testing is to shift testing left to find defects earlier and release software faster. This can be achieved by integrating a set of open source functional and performance testing tools in the early stages of your software delivery lifecycle. There is one process that binds all application delivery stages together into one well-orchestrated machine: Continuous Testing. Continuous Testing is the conveyer belt between the Software Factory and production stages. Artifacts are m...
WebRTC is great technology to build your own communication tools. It will be even more exciting experience it with advanced devices, such as a 360 Camera, 360 microphone, and a depth sensor camera. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Masashi Ganeko, a manager at INFOCOM Corporation, will introduce two experimental projects from his team and what they learned from them. "Shotoku Tamago" uses the robot audition software HARK to track speakers in 360 video of a remote party. "Virtual Teleport" uses a...
SYS-CON Events announced today that App2Cloud will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct. 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. App2Cloud is an online Platform, specializing in migrating legacy applications to any Cloud Providers (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud).
Cloud resources, although available in abundance, are inherently volatile. For transactional computing, like ERP and most enterprise software, this is a challenge as transactional integrity and data fidelity is paramount – making it a challenge to create cloud native applications while relying on RDBMS. In his session at 21st Cloud Expo, Claus Jepsen, Chief Architect and Head of Innovation Labs at Unit4, will explore that in order to create distributed and scalable solutions ensuring high availa...
When shopping for a new data processing platform for IoT solutions, many development teams want to be able to test-drive options before making a choice. Yet when evaluating an IoT solution, it’s simply not feasible to do so at scale with physical devices. Building a sensor simulator is the next best choice; however, generating a realistic simulation at very high TPS with ease of configurability is a formidable challenge. When dealing with multiple application or transport protocols, you would be...