|By PR Newswire||
|April 7, 2014 08:31 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, April 04, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,127.73, down 2.60%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the session at 16,412.71, down 0.96%, and the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,865.09, lower by 1.25%. The losses were broad based as nine out of 10 sectors ended the session in negative. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities that hit a new 52-week high during the last session. These include Weatherford International Ltd (NYSE: WFT), Huntsman Corp. (NYSE: HUN), Huntington Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: HBAN) and Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE: RHI). Free technical research on WFT, HUN, HBAN and RHI can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Friday, Weatherford International Ltd's stock traded in the range of $17.07 and $17.75, hitting a new 52-week high of $17.75. The company's stock reported a gain of 0.35%, ending the day at $17.31. A total of 12.10 million shares were traded, which is above its three month average volume of 9.00 million shares. Weatherford International Ltd's shares have gained 0.58% in the last one month and 18.16% in the previous three months. The company's shares traded at a PE ratio of 28.85 and were up 11.75% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index mapped a loss of 0.41% during the session, while the same has charted up 3.02% during the last one month. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Weatherford International Ltd's 50-day moving average of $15.70 is above its 200-day moving average of $15.27. Additionally, shares of the company have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 63.49. Sign up today to read free research on WFT at:
Huntsman Corp.'s shares advanced 0.04% on Friday, finishing the day at $25.52, hitting a new 52-week high of $26.35. The stock recorded a trading volume of 5.92 million shares, compared with a three month average volume of 3.73 million shares. Huntsman Corp.'s shares have surged 3.78% in the last one month, 8.18% in the previous three months and 3.74% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index mapped a loss of 1.30% during the session and has declined 0.77% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $23.35 and $21.30, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the company are trading at a PE ratio of 19.29 and have an RSI of 69.44. Sign up today to read free research on HUN at:
On Friday, Huntington Bancshares Inc.'s stock fell 1.37%, to close the day at $10.06, after hitting a new 52-week high of $10.29. The stock recorded a trading volume of 9.99 million shares, compared with a 3-month average volume of 10.40 million shares. Shares of Huntington Bancshares Inc. have advanced 3.71% in the last one month, 5.01% in the previous three months and 4.25% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index mapped a loss of 1.15% during the session and 0.70% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Huntington Bancshares Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $9.48 is above its 200-day moving average of $8.95. Moreover, the company's shares are trading at a PE ratio of 13.97 and have an RSI of 60.25. Sign up today to read free research on HBAN at:
Shares in Robert Half International Inc. ended the day at $41.53, down 2.01%, hitting a new 52-week high of $43.10 on Friday. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.12 million shares during the trading session, which is below its 3-month average volume of 1.20 million shares. Robert Half International Inc.'s shares have gone down by 1.52% in the last one month and 1.10% on YTD basis, while the same has gained 1.39% in the previous three months. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index recorded a loss of 1.12% during the sessions, and the same has declined 0.61% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $41.15 and $38.94, respectively. Further, shares of the company are trading at a PE ratio of 22.69 and have an RSI of 48.64. Sign up today to read free research on RHI at:
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