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Technical Report on Information Technology Sector Stocks -- Apple, Jabil Circuit, Amkor Technology, GT Advanced Technologies, and KLA-Tencor

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LONDON, September 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Tuesday, September 02, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,598.19, up 0.39%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.18% lower at 17,067.56, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,002.28, down 0.05%. During the session, five out of ten sectors ended in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at 665.83, up 0.14%, and the index has advanced 7.66% in the last three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Jabil Circuit Inc. (NYSE: JBL), Amkor Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: AMKR), GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: GTAT), and KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ: KLAC). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:

Apple Inc.'s stock edged 0.78% higher, to close the day at $103.30. The stock recorded a trading volume of 53.13 million shares, close to its three months average volume of 51.74 million shares. The stock oscillated between $102.72 and $103.74 during the session. Over the last one month and over the past three months, Apple Inc.'s shares have gained 7.46% and 15.02%, respectively. Further, the stock has surged 28.89% since the start of this year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $96.18 is above its 200-day moving average of $83.79. Additionally, Apple Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 16.68 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 73.93. Sign up and read the free notes on AAPL at:

On Tuesday, shares in Jabil Circuit Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.41 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 1.65 million shares. The stock ended the day at $21.56, which was 0.09% below its previous day's closing of $21.58, and registered an intraday range of $21.28 and $21.66. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 21.41. Jabil Circuit Inc.'s shares have gained 7.53% in the last one month, 14.99% in the previous three months and 23.62% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $20.75 and $18.94, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Jabil Circuit Inc. have an RSI of 65.06. The complimentary notes on JBL can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

Amkor Technology Inc.'s stock gained 2.12%, to close Tuesday's session at $10.62, after oscillating between $10.32 and $10.63. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.21 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.09 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Amkor Technology Inc.'s shares have advanced 17.09% and 2.91%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has surged 73.25% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Amkor Technology Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $10.23 is above its 200-day moving average of $7.81. Further, Amkor Technology Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 16.75 and has an RSI of 61.59. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on AMKR at:

GT Advanced Technologies Inc.'s stock finished Tuesday's session 1.18% higher at $18.02. A total of 5.05 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 9.23 million shares. The stock moved between $17.73 and $18.18 during the session. GT Advanced Technologies Inc.'s shares have surged 29.18% in the last one month and 8.03% in the previous three months. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained an upside of 106.77%. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $16.53 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $14.11. GT Advanced Technologies Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 58.01. The complete research on GTAT is available for free at:

On Tuesday, shares in KLA-Tencor Corp. traded between $76.47 and $77.30 before ending the session 0.96% higher at $77.15. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.33 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.43 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 21.84. KLA-Tencor Corp.'s shares have surged 7.70% in the last one month, 17.64% in the previous three months and 19.69% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $73.27 and $66.88, respectively. Moreover, shares of KLA-Tencor Corp. have an RSI of 73.79. Free in depth research on KLAC is available at:


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