LONDON, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, March 28, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,155.76, up 0.11%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the session at 16,323.06, up 0.36% and the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,857.62, higher by 0.46%. The gains were broad based with eight out of ten sectors ending the session in positive. Investor-Edge looks at some of the equities that hit a new 52-week high during the last session. These include VAALCO Energy Inc. (NYSE: EGY), Century Aluminum Co. (NASDAQ: CENX), Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) and C&J Energy Services Inc. (NYSE: CJES). Free technical research on EGY, CENX, HAS and CJES can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Friday, VAALCO Energy Inc.'s stock traded in the range of $8.03 and $8.43, hitting a new 52-week high of $8.43. The company's stock reported a gain of 2.99%, ending the day at $8.28. A total of 0.92 million shares were traded, which is above a 3-month average volume of 0.54 million shares. The company's shares have surged 24.32% in the last one month and 19.48% in the previous three months. The company's stocks traded at a PE ratio of 11.19 and were up 20.17% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index posted gains of 1.78% in the previous three trading sessions and 2.29% in the last one month. The company's stock is trading above, both its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. VAALCO Energy Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $6.73 is above the 200-day moving average of $6.15. Additionally, shares of the company have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 71.62. Sign up today to read free research on EGY at:
Century Aluminum Co.'s shares advanced 1.97% on Friday, finishing the day at $12.91, after hitting a new 52-week high of $13.37. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.91 million shares, compared with a 3-month average volume of 0.72 million shares. Century Aluminum Co.'s shares have gained 23.42% on YTD basis. Shares of the company have surged 9.04% in the last one month and 26.57% in the previous three months. The S&P 500 Materials Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.65% during the session and the same has advanced 1.23% in the previous three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Century Aluminum Co.'s 50-day moving average of $11.90 is above the 200-day moving average of $9.73. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 58.57. Sign up today to read free research on CENX at:
On Friday, Hasbro Inc.'s stock advanced 1.23%, to close the day at $55.18, hitting a new 52-week high of $55.67. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.88 million shares, compared with a 3-month average volume of 1.44 million shares. The company's shares traded at a PE ratio of 24.36 and were up 0.31% on YTD basis. Shares of Hasbro Inc. have gained 1.08% in the previous three trading sessions and 0.38% in the last three months. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.81% during the session, while the same has declined 0.44% during the previous three trading sessions. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Hasbro Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $53.19 is above the 200-day moving average of $49.91. Additionally, the company's shares have an RSI of 60.49. Sign up today to read free research on HAS at:
Shares in C&J Energy Services Inc. ended the day at $29.58, up 4.86%, hitting a new 52-week high of $29.65 on Friday. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.84 million shares during the trading session, compared with a 3-month average volume of 0.74 million shares. C&J Energy Services Inc.'s shares traded at a PE ratio of 24.07 and were up 28.05% on YTD basis. Shares of the company have surged 14.43% in the last one month and 28.72% in the previous three months. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index mapped a gain of 1.24% during the session, and the same has advanced 0.20% in the previous three months. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $25.15 and $22.44, respectively. Moreover, the stock has an RSI of 70.75. Sign up today to read free research on CJES at:
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