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Technical Coverage of Gas Utilities Equities -- Research on National Fuel Gas, UGI Corp., Questar, and AGL Resources

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LONDON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The trading session on Thursday, April 24, 2014 ended on a higher note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished flat at 16,501.65, and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,148.34, up 0.52%. The S&P 500 ended the day 0.17% higher at 1,878.61. During the trading session, four out of ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Utilities Sector Index ended the day 0.63% higher at 216.52, with the index also advancing 12.05% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE: NFG), UGI Corp. (NYSE: UGI), Questar Corp. (NYSE: STR) and AGL Resources Inc. (NYSE: GAS). Free technical research on NFG, UGI, STR and GAS can be downloaded upon signing up at:


On Thursday, shares of National Fuel Gas Co. fluctuated between $72.49 and $73.99 before ending the session 0.27% lower at $72.81. National Fuel Gas Co.'s stock reported a trading volume of 0.53 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.52 million shares. National Fuel Gas Co.'s shares have gained 4.15% in the previous three trading sessions, 4.90% in the last one month and 1.97% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. National Fuel Gas Co.'s 50-day moving average of $72.55 is above its 200-day moving average of $69.50. National Fuel Gas Co.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 22.06 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 59.46. Sign up today to read free research on NFG at:


UGI Corp.'s stock finished Thursday's session 0.04% lower at $46.23, also hitting a new 52-week high of $46.67. A total of 0.61 million shares were traded, close its three months average volume of 0.65 million shares. The stock moved between $46.13 and $46.67 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 17.58. Over the last one month and the previous three months, UGI Corp.'s shares have gained 3.08% and 10.68%, respectively. Additionally, since the beginning of this year, the company's stock has gained an upside of 11.51%. The company's shares are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $44.73 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $41.64. Moreover, shares of the company have an RSI of 65.11. Sign up today to read free research on UGI at:


On Thursday, shares of Questar Corp. recorded a trading volume of 0.93 million shares, close its three months average volume of 0.94 million shares. The stock ended the day at $23.44, which was 0.76% lower its previous day's closing of $23.62, and registered an intraday range of $23.36 and $23.68. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 19.37. Questar Corp.'s shares have edged lower by 0.17% in the previous three trading sessions, while the same has advanced 0.26% in the last one month and 1.96% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. Questar Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $23.58 is above its 200-day moving average of $23.13. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 54.26. Sign up today to read free research on STR at:


AGL Resources Inc.'s stock edged 0.50% higher, to close the day at $52.10, hitting a new 52-week high of $52.36. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.03 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.72 million shares. The stock oscillated between $51.69 and $52.36 during the trading session. Over the last three trading sessions and in the past one month, AGL Resources Inc.'s shares have gained 0.93% and 9.29%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has advanced 10.31% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $48.42 and $46.65, respectively. Further, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 20.20 and has an RSI of 70.81. Sign up today to read free research on GAS at:



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