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|September 2, 2014 10:34 AM EDT||
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The US markets on Friday, August 29, 2014 ended on a positive note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 17,098.45, up 0.11% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,580.27, up 0.50%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.33% higher at 2,003.37. During the trading session, all the ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ended the day at 544.81, up 0.01%, with the index advancing 4.78% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), E-Commerce China Dangdang Inc. (NYSE: DANG), Jumei International Holding Ltd (NYSE: JMEI), TripAdvisor Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP), and Expedia Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:
On Friday, shares in Amazon.com Inc. fluctuated between $337.68 and $341.82 before ending the session 0.29% lower at $339.04. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.94 million shares, below its three months average volume of 3.71 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 892.21. Amazon.com Inc.'s shares have advanced 10.41% in the last one month, 8.48% in the previous three months, while the stock has lost 14.98% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day moving average of $332.61, which is below the 200-day moving average of $348.06. Moreover, shares of Amazon.com Inc. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 57.61. Sign up and read the free notes on AMZN at:
E-Commerce China Dangdang Inc.'s stock edged 0.43% lower, to close the day at $13.84. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.85 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.66 million shares. The company's shares oscillated between $13.77 and $14.28 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions, E-Commerce China Dangdang Inc.'s shares have lost 7.42%. However, the stock has gained 1.99% in the last one month and 44.92% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. E-Commerce China Dangdang Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $13.63 is above its 200-day moving average of $11.78. Additionally, the stock traded at a PE ratio of 303.52 and has an RSI of 44.52. The complimentary notes on DANG can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
On Friday, shares in Jumei International Holding Ltd recorded a trading volume of 1.02 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 1.21 million shares. The stock ended the day at $30.57, which was 6.00% below its previous day's closing of $32.52, and registered an intraday range of $30.49 and $32.85. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 160.89. Although Jumei International Holding Ltd's stock has lost 10.09% in the previous three trading sessions, it has advanced 7.26% in the last one month and 11.16% in the past three months. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day moving average of $29.82. Furthermore, shares of Jumei International Holding Ltd have an RSI of 45.48. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on JMEI at:
TripAdvisor Inc.'s stock edged 0.28% lower to end Friday's session at $99.09. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.15 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.71 million shares. The company's shares fluctuated between $98.71 and $100.78 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 67.64. TripAdvisor Inc.'s shares have declined 5.19% over the previous three trading sessions. However, the stock has gained 5.56% in the last one month and 19.63% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. TripAdvisor Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $101.35 is above its 200-day moving average of $92.39. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 49.09. The complete research on TRIP is available for free at:
On Friday, Expedia Inc.'s stock finished the session 0.58% lower at $85.90. A total of 0.89 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 1.75 million shares. The stock vacillated between $85.59 and $86.93 during the session. Over the last one month and over the previous three months, Expedia Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.70% and 17.19%, respectively. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained an upside of 23.31%. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $81.97 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $73.41. Expedia Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 31.60 and has an RSI of 57.87. Free in depth research on EXPE is available at:
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