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Systems Software Equities Under the Scanner -- Microsoft, Oracle, ServiceNow, FireEye, and CA Inc.

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LONDON, September 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Friday, August 29, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,580.27, up 0.50%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.11% higher at 17,098.45, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,003.37, up 0.33%. The gains were broad based with all the ten sectors ending the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at 664.91, up 0.45%, with the index gaining 7.51% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT), Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL), ServiceNow Inc. (NYSE: NOW), FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), and CA Inc. (NASDAQ: CA). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:  


Microsoft Corp.'s stock finished Friday's session 1.23% higher at $45.43. A total of 21.61 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 28.12 million shares. The stock vacillated between $44.86 and $45.44 during the session. Over the last one month and over the previous three months, Microsoft Corp.'s shares have surged 6.00% and 10.97%, respectively. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained an upside of 21.44%. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $43.47 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $39.78. Microsoft Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 17.03 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 66.90. Sign up and read the free notes on MSFT at:


On Friday, shares in Oracle Corp. fluctuated between $41.24 and $41.73 before ending the session 0.63% higher at $41.53. The stock reported a trading volume of 8.97 million shares, below its three months average volume of 12.64 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 17.12. Oracle Corp.'s shares have fallen by 0.74% in the previous three trading sessions, while the stock has advanced 4.85% in the last one month and 8.55% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $40.59 and $39.13, respectively. Moreover, shares of Oracle Corp.'s have an RSI of 59.43. The complimentary notes on ORCL can be downloaded as in PDF format at:


ServiceNow Inc.'s stock gained 2.69%, to close the day at $61.13. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.68 million shares, above its three months average volume of 1.60 million shares. The company's shares oscillated between $59.76 and $61.58 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past one month, ServiceNow Inc.'s shares have gained 2.34% and 7.87%, respectively. Further, the stock has gained 9.14% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. ServiceNow Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $58.43 is above its 200-day moving average of $57.40. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 61.71. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on NOW at:


On Friday, shares in FireEye Inc. recorded a trading volume of 12.56 million shares, higher than its three months average volume of 5.46 million shares. The stock ended the day at $31.14, which was 3.80% above its previous day's closing of $30.00, and registered an intraday range of $30.02 and $31.82. Although FireEye Inc.'s stock has gained 7.71% in the previous three trading sessions, it has lost 5.29% in the last one month and 28.59% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $33.91 and $47.33, respectively. Furthermore, shares of FireEye Inc. have an RSI of 50.06. The complete research on FEYE is available for free at:


CA Inc.'s stock edged 0.43% higher to end Friday's session at $28.24. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.53 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.46 million shares. The company's shares fluctuated between $28.01 and $28.27 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.22. CA Inc.'s shares have declined 16.08% since the start of this year. Further, the stock has fallen by 0.25% over the previous three trading sessions and 0.81% in the last one month. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. CA Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $30.82 is above its 50-day moving average of $28.59. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 44.98. Free in depth research on CA is available at:


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