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Household Durables Equities Technical Coverage -- Harman International Industries, Mohawk Industries, Tempur Sealy Intl., Leggett and Platt, and SodaStream Intl.

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LONDON, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The trading session on Friday, August 08, 2014 ended on a higher note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,553.93, up 1.13% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,370.90, up 0.83%. The S&P 500 finished the day 1.15% higher at 1,931.59. The gains were broad based as all the ten sectors finished on a positive note. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index finished the day at 526.11, up 1.56%, and the index has advanced 3.97% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Harman International Industries Inc. (NYSE: HAR), Mohawk Industries Inc. (NYSE: MHK), Tempur Sealy International Inc. (NYSE: TPX), Leggett and Platt Inc. (NYSE: LEG), and SodaStream International Ltd (NASDAQ: SODA). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:  


Shares in Harman International Industries Inc. edged 0.91% higher on Friday, ending the session at $107.84. A total of 1.77 million shares were traded, above its three months average volume of 0.73 million shares. The stock moved between $104.79 and $108.02 during the session. Shares in Harman International Industries Inc. have declined 1.06% in the previous three trading sessions and 5.21% in the last one month. However, the company's shares have gained 31.75% from the beginning of 2014. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $109.33 is above its 200-day moving average of $98.80. Moreover, Harman International Industries Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 26.33 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 43.54. Sign up and read the free notes on HAR at:


Mohawk Industries Inc.'s stock advanced 3.40% on Friday, closing the day at $134.42. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.28 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 0.89 million shares. The stock oscillated between $129.67 and $134.51 during the session. The company traded at a PE ratio of 18.54. Shares in Mohawk Industries Inc. have advanced 3.77% in the previous three trading sessions, while the company's shares have fallen by 0.40% in the last one month and 9.72% since the start of this year. Mohawk Industries Inc.'s shares are trading above their 50-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $133.03 is below its 200-day moving average of $138.13. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 59.36. The complimentary notes on MHK can be downloaded as in PDF format at:


Shares in Tempur Sealy International Inc. fluctuated between $55.73 and $56.98 before ending Friday's session 2.23% higher at $56.83. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.76 million shares, which was near its three months average volume of 0.87 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 28.36. Tempur Sealy International Inc.'s stock has gained 3.48% in the previous three trading sessions and 5.32% on YTD basis, although the stock has lost 5.36% in the last one month. Shares in Tempur Sealy International Inc. are trading below their 50-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $58.10 is above its 200-day moving average of $51.56. Further, the company's shares have an RSI of 48.36. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on TPX at:


Leggett and Platt Inc.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 1.33 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.86 million shares. On Friday, the stock finished the day at $33.71, which was 1.38% higher its previous day's closing of $33.25, and registered an intraday range of $33.27 and $33.90. Shares in Leggett and Platt Inc. have gained 1.44% in the previous three trading sessions and 8.95% on YTD basis. However, the company's shares are down 0.71% on YTD basis. Shares in Leggett and Platt Inc. are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $33.62 and $31.78, respectively. Furthermore, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 21.56 and has an RSI of 55.95. The complete research on LEG is available for free at:


Shares in SodaStream International Ltd gained 1.67% on Friday, closing the session at $32.96. A total of 0.41 million shares were traded, which was above its three months average volume of 1.18 million shares. The stock moved between $32.15 and $33.04 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 25.35. The stock has advanced 2.01% in the previous three trading sessions and 5.17% in the last one month, although, the stock has fallen by 33.60% from the beginning of 2014. The shares are trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $33.49 and $42.44, respectively. Furthermore, SodaStream International Ltd's stock has an RSI of 53.70. Free in depth research on SODA is available at:


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