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Internet Software and Services Stocks Technical Review -- Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo!, Bankrate, and Bitauto Holdings

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LONDON, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The trading session on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 ended on a lower note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,560.54, down 0.06% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,389.25, down 0.27%. The S&P 500 finished the day 0.16% lower at 1,933.75. During the trading session seven out of ten sectors finished on a negative note. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index finished the day at 639.50, down 0.20%, while the index has advanced 6.48% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO), Bankrate Inc. (NYSE: RATE) and Bitauto Holdings Ltd (NYSE: BITA). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:

Facebook Inc.'s stock declined 0.83% on Tuesday, ending the session at $72.83. A total of 27.37 million shares were traded, below its three months average volume of 43.93 million shares. The stock moved between $72.22 and $73.33 during the session. Shares in Facebook Inc. have gained 9.78% in the last one month and 33.27% from the beginning of 2014. However, the company's shares have lost 0.46% in the previous three trading sessions. The shares are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $67.82 is above its 200-day moving average of $60.62. Moreover, Facebook Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 79.16 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 61.22. Sign up and read the free notes on FB at:

On Tuesday, shares in Twitter Inc. gained 1.25%, closing the day at $43.81. The stock recorded a trading volume of 29.51 million shares, which was near its three months average volume of 29.76 million shares. The stock oscillated between $43.61 and $44.72 during the session. Shares in Twitter Inc. have advanced 1.88% in the previous three trading sessions and 14.30% in the last one month, while the company's shares have lost 31.17% since the start of this year. Shares in Twitter Inc. are trading above their 50-day moving average of $38.89. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 60.96. The complimentary notes on TWTR can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

Yahoo! Inc.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 12.89 million shares, below its three months average volume of 18.46 million shares. On Tuesday, the stock finished the day at $35.52, which was 0.75% lower its previous day's closing of $35.79, and registered an intraday range of $35.15 and $35.99. The stock traded at a PE ratio of 30.52. Shares in Yahoo! Inc. have lost 0.39% in the previous three trading sessions and 12.17% on YTD basis. However, the company's shares are up 0.25% in the last one month. Shares in Yahoo! Inc. are trading above their 50-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $35.15 is below its 200-day moving average of $36.36. Furthermore, the stock has an RSI of 53.24. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on YHOO at:

Shares in Bankrate Inc. fluctuated between $14.09 and $14.48 before ending Tuesday's session 0.77% lower at $14.20. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.81 million shares, which was above its three months average volume of 0.61 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 65.61. Shares in Bankrate Inc. have fallen by 13.89% in the previous three trading sessions and 20.05% in the last one month. Moreover, the company's shares are down 20.85% on YTD basis. Shares in Bankrate Inc. are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $16.97 and $17.32, respectively.  Further, the company's shares have an RSI of 23.58. The complete research on RATE is available for free at:

On Tuesday, shares in Bitauto Holdings Ltd surged 5.91%, closing the day at $73.07. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.93 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.95 million shares. The stock oscillated between $68.04 and $73.42 during the session. Shares in Bitauto Holdings Ltd have gained 17.68% in the previous three trading sessions and 44.21% in the last one month. Additionally, the company's shares have surged 128.63% since the start of this year. Shares in Bitauto Holdings Ltd are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $49.83 and $37.73, respectively. Moreover, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 58.88 and has an RSI of 80.13. Free in depth research on BITA is available at:


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