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Pre-market Equity Watch on Consumer Discretionary Industry -- Johnson Controls, Lear, Delphi Automotive, Ford Motor, and Tesla Motors

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LONDON, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Friday, August 01, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,352.64, down 0.39%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.42%, to finish the day at 16,493.37, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,925.15, down 0.29%. The losses were broad based as seven out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ended the day at 520.33, down 0.35%, while the index has advanced 2.14% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Johnson Controls Inc. (NYSE: JCI), Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH), Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), and Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:

Johnson Controls Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 1.21% lower at $46.67. A total of 5.41 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 3.22 million shares. The stock moved between $46.29 and $47.29 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and since the start of this year, Johnson Controls Inc.'s shares have declined 3.65% and 9.03%, respectively. However, the stock has gained 3.23% in the last three months. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $49.58 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $48.20. Johnson Controls Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 13.55 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 26.79. Sign up and read the free notes on JCI at:

On Friday, shares in Lear Corp. fluctuated between $92.54 and $94.40 before ending the session 0.88% lower at $93.34. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.85 million shares, close to its three months average volume of 0.75 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 14.61. Lear Corp.'s shares have advanced 1.72% in the last one month, 10.25% in the previous three months and 15.28% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $91.55 and $83.32, respectively. Moreover, shares of Lear Corp. have an RSI of 48.05. The complimentary notes on LEA can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

Delphi Automotive PLC's stock edged 0.12% higher, to close the day at $66.88. The stock recorded a trading volume of 2.39 million shares, above its three months average volume of 1.96 million shares. The stock oscillated between $66.55 and $67.86 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past three months, Delphi Automotive PLC's shares have lost 1.57% and 1.47%, respectively. However, the stock has gained 11.23% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $64.12, while the 200-day moving average is below Delphi Automotive PLC's 50-day moving average of $68.82. Additionally, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 14.49 and has an RSI of 35.50. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on DLPH at:

On Friday, shares in Ford Motor Co. recorded a trading volume of 33.68 million shares, higher than its three months average volume of 26.40 million shares. The stock ended the day at $16.81, which was 1.23% below its previous day's closing of $17.02, and registered an intraday range of $16.72 and $17.18. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 12.39. Although Ford Motor Co.'s shares have lost 2.94% in the last one month, it has advanced 5.72% in the previous three months and 8.94% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $16.29. Furthermore, shares of Ford Motor Co. have an RSI of 34.33. The complete research on F is available for free at:

Tesla Motors Inc.'s stock gained 4.46%, to close Friday's session at $233.27, after oscillating between $226.00 and $237.50. The stock recorded a trading volume of 11.90 million shares, much above its three months average volume of 5.82 million shares. Over the last one month and previous three months, Tesla Motors Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.75% and 10.60%, respectively. Also, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has surged 55.07%. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $220.19 is above its 200-day moving average of $192.07. Further, Tesla Motors Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 60.73. Free in depth research on TSLA is available at:


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