|By PR Newswire||
|April 21, 2014 10:29 AM EDT||
LONDON, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The US markets saw a mixed sentiment on Thursday, April 17, 2014, with the NASDAQ Composite closing at 4,095.52, up 0.23%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ending the session at 16,408.54, down 0.10%, and the S&P 500 gained 0.14% to finish the trading session at 1,864.85. The gains were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. A number of stocks saw large movements, including Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: ENT), Acacia Research Corp. (NASDAQ: ACTG), PrivateBancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: PVTB) and support.com Inc. (NASDAQ: SPRT). Free technical research on ENT, ACTG, PVTB and SPRT can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Thursday, shares in Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. ended the session at $13.18, up 6.72%. A total of 1.25 million shares were traded as compared with its three months average volume of 0.65 million shares. During the session, the stock traded between $12.27 and $13.32. the company's shares have surged 11.51% in the previous three trading sessions, while the same has declined 11.37% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index mapped a loss of 0.30% during the session, while same has advanced 1.20% in the previous three trading sessions. Further, the company's stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 37.89 and is trading above its 200-day moving average of $12.93. On April 16, 2014 the company announced that it has completed its merger with Advanced Inflight Alliance AG. The company acquired 6.05% stake from minority shareholders of Advanced Inflight Alliance AG for â‚¬ 7.63 per share. Sign up today to read free research on ENT at:
Acacia Research Corp.'s stock closed Thursday's session at $17.06, which is 7.36% higher than the previous day's closing price of $15.89. The stock oscillated between $15.52 and $17.17 during the trading session with a trading volume of 1.20 million shares, which is above its three months average volume of 0.69 million shares. Shares in Acacia Research Corp. have surged 21.68% in the last three months and 17.33% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.79% during the trading session, and the same has gained 2.96% in the previous three trading sessions. Moreover, the company's stock has an RSI of 61.71 and is trading above its 50-day moving average of $15.30. Sign up today to read free research on ACTG at:
On Thursday, PrivateBancorp Inc.'s stock surged 6.10%, finishing at $29.59. The stock fluctuated between $27.73 and $29.73 during the session with a trading volume of 1.04 million shares as compared with its three months average volume of 0.45 million shares. Shares in PrivateBancorp Inc. have gained 5.60% in previous three trading sessions, 2.32% in the last three months, and 2.28% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.09% during the session, and same has gained 1.84% in previous three trading sessions. Furthermore, the company's stock has an RSI of 50.90 and is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $29.35 and $26.11, respectively. On the same day, the company announced Q1 FY2014 financial results. For Q1 FY2014, the company reported net income attributable to PrivateBancorp Inc. of $34.5 million, or $0.44 Earnings per share and Net revenue of $135.8 million in Q1FY2014. Sign up today to read free research on PVTB at:
Shares in support.com Inc. finished Thursday's session at $2.61, up 11.54%. A total of 0.94 million shares were traded, which is above its three months average volume of 0.63 million shares. The stock vacillated between $2.36 and $2.64 during the trading session. support.com Inc.'s shares have gained 11.06% in the previous three trading sessions, whereas the same has declined 31.13% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index mapped a gain of 1.20% in the previous three trading sessions, while the S&P 500 has advanced 1.87% during the same period. Additionally, the company's stock has an RSI of 54.72 and is trading above its 50-day moving average of $2.59. Sign up today to read free research on SPRT at:
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