Stocks Trend Analysis: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) Apple Inc. (AAPL) Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -1.8% or $-0.11 to close the day at $6 on active trading volume of 67.32M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 52.26M. The Oklahoma City Oklahoma 73118 based company has been underperforming the independent oil & gas group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -10.71%, compared to the industry which has advanced 8.72% over the same period. With RSI of 41.92, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $6.48, making it a hold for now.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. It operates in two segments, Exploration and Production; and Marketing, Gathering, and Compression. The company holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Haynesville/Bossier Shales in northwestern Louisiana and East Texas; the Marcellus Shale in the northern Appalachian Basin in Pennsylvania; and the Barnett Shale in the Fort Worth Basin of north-central Texas. It also holds interests in liquids-rich resource plays, such as the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio and Pennsylvania; the Anadarko Basin in northwestern Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle; and the Niobrara Shale in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. The company owns interests in approximately 32,400 oil and natural gas wells. As of December 31, 2015, it had estimated proved reserves of 1.504 billion barrels of oil equivalent. The company also provides oil, natural gas, and NGL marketing services comprising commodity price structuring, securing and negotiating gathering, hauling, processing and transportation, contract administration, and nomination services for Chesapeake-operated wells; and marketing services for third-party producers, as well as designs, engineers, fabricates, installs, and sells natural gas compression units, accessories, and equipment used in the production, treatment, and processing of oil and natural gas. Chesapeake Energy Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) retreated with the stock falling -2.25% or $-2.66 to close at $115.59 on active trading volume of 65.83M compared its three months average trading volume of 35.81M. The Cupertino California 95014 based company operating under the Electronic Equipment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 3.07% up for the period and up by 11.68% so far this year. With price target of $128.32 and a 29.89% rebound from 52-week low, Apple Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.19% or $0.05 to close the day at $4.24 on higher than average trading volume of 64.19M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 49.93M. The New York New York 10020 based company has been underperforming the broadcasting – radio companies by -2.7125% for last three months and its recent losses have trimmed gains to 4.18% YTD, versus the broadcasting – radio industry which is up 2.76% for the same period. The RSI of 64.77 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. provides satellite radio services in the United States. The company broadcasts music plus sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic, and weather programs, including various music genres ranging from rock, pop and hip-hop to country, dance, jazz, Latin, and classical; live play-by-play sports from principal leagues and colleges; multitude of talk and entertainment channels for various audiences; national, international, and financial news; and local traffic and weather reports for 21 metropolitan markets. It also streams music and non-music channels over the Internet; and offer applications to allow consumers to access its Internet radio service on smartphones and tablet computers. In addition, the company distributes satellite radios through the sale and lease of new vehicles; and acquires subscribers through the sale and lease of previously owned vehicles with factory-installed satellite radios. Its satellite radio systems include satellites, terrestrial repeaters, and other satellite facilities; studios; and radios. Further, the company provides satellite television services, which offer music channels on the DISH NETWORK satellite television service as a programming package; Travel Link, a suite of data services that include graphical weather, fuel prices, sports schedule and scores, and movie listings; real-time traffic services; and real-time weather services. Additionally, it offers location-based services through two-way wireless connectivity, including safety, security, convenience, maintenance and data services, remote vehicles diagnostics, stolen or parked vehicle locator services, and monitoring of vehicle emission systems. The company also sells satellite and Internet radios directly to consumers through its Website, as well as through national and regional retailers. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: Sprint Corporation (S), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Ford Motor Co. (F)

Sprint Corporation (S) saw its value decrease by -6.07% as the stock dropped $-0.42 to finish the day at a closing price of $6.5. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $2.18-$7.16 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $6.25 to $6.88 during the day, are up by 12.26% in the past three months and up by 76.63% over the past six months. It is currently trading -3.47% below its 20 day moving average and -0.17% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $7.28 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 46.35.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Sprint Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various wireless and wireline communications products and services to consumers, businesses, government subscribers, and resellers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company operates in two segments, Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment offers wireless data communication services, including mobile productivity applications, such as Internet access, messaging, and email services; wireless photo and video offerings; location-based capabilities comprising asset and fleet management, dispatch services, and navigation tools; and mobile entertainment applications. It also provides wireless voice communications services that include local and long-distance wireless voice services, as well as voicemail, call waiting, three-way calling, caller identification, directory assistance, and call forwarding services. In addition, this segment offers voice and data services internationally through roaming arrangements; and customized wireless services to large companies and government agencies, as well as sells wireless devices, broadband devices, connected devices, and accessories to agents and other third-party distributors. The Wireline segment provides wireline voice and data communications, including domestic and international data communications using various protocols, such as multiprotocol label switching technologies, Internet protocol (IP), managed network services, Voice over IP, session initiated protocol, and traditional voice services to other communications companies, and targeted business and consumer subscribers, as well as for cable multiple system operators. Sprint Corporation offers its services under the Sprint, Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Assurance Wireless brands. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. Sprint Corporation is a subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) shares were up in last trading by 0.51% to $118.25. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.66% over the past week and grew 4.76% in the past month. It is currently trading 5.81% above its 50 day moving average and 15.74% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -2.46% decrease in value from its one year high of $123.82. The RSI indicator value of 68.42, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

Ford Motor Co. (F) traded within a range of $11.76 to $12.1 after opening the day at $12.05. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -11.14% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.79% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $11.85 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -20.15% below its 52 week high of $15 and 9.91% above its 12-month low of $11.02. The shares are down by over -14.38% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 41.81 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Ford Motor Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, finances, and services automobiles. The company operates through two sectors, Automotive and Financial Services. The Automotive sector develops, manufactures, distributes, and services passenger cars, trucks, SUVs, light commercial vehicles, trucks, vans, and electrified vehicles, as well as offers parts and accessories. It offers vehicles primarily under the Ford and Lincoln brand names. This sector markets and sells its products through distributors and dealers, as well as through dealerships to fleet customers, including commercial fleet customers, daily rental car companies, and governments. The Financial Services sector offers various automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. It provides financing products, including retail installment sale contracts for new and used vehicles; and direct financing leases for new vehicles to retail and commercial customers, government entities, daily rental car companies, leasing companies, and fleet customers. This sector also offers wholesale loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory; and loans to dealers to finance working capital and improvement of dealership facilities, purchase dealership real estate, and other dealer vehicle programs. It serves clients in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903 and is based in Dearborn, Michigan.

 

3 Notable Runners: Apple Inc. (AAPL), B/E Aerospace Inc. (BEAV), T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS)

Apple Inc. (AAPL) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 0.9% or $1.05 to close the day at $117.65 on lower than average trading volume of 23.32M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 35.88M. The Cupertino California 95014 based company has been outperforming the electronic equipment companies by 22.1555% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 13.67% YTD, versus the electronic equipment industry which is up 14.66% for the same period. The RSI of 65.74 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

B/E Aerospace Inc. (BEAV) had a light trading with around 22.04M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 861.83K. The stock traded  at the price of $58.89 with 16.36% change on the day. The Wellington Florida 33414 based company is currently trading 64.08% above its 52 week low of $36.38 and 10.59% above its 52 week high of $58.9. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 80.16 and $56.21 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

B/E Aerospace, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services cabin interior products for commercial aircraft and business jets in the United States, Europe, Asia, Pacific Rim, the Middle East, and internationally. Its Commercial Aircraft segment offers first class, business class, tourist class, and regional aircraft seats, as well as spares; oxygen storage, distribution, and delivery systems for commercial and business jet aircraft; coffee makers/water boilers, ovens, and refrigeration equipment; and modular lavatory, wastewater management, and galley systems. This segment also provides engineering, design, integration, installation, and certification services for commercial aircraft passenger cabin interiors; services to design, manage, integrate, test, and certify reconfigurations and modifications for commercial aircraft, as well as to manufacture engineering kits and interface components; and interior reconfiguration services. The company’s Business Jet segment provides jet seating and sofa products, including electric fully berthing lie-flat seats, direct and indirect lighting, air valves, and oxygen delivery systems, as well as sidewalls, bulkheads, credenzas, closets, galley structures, lavatories, wastewater systems, and tables; super first class cabin interior products for commercial wide-body aircraft; and lightweight helicopter seats for double engine helicopter airframes for civil and military applications. It serves airlines; aircraft leasing companies; maintenance, repair, and overhaul providers; airframe manufacturers; and other commercial aircraft operators. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Wellington, Florida.

T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS) has seen its stock increase in value by 30.85% so far this year. The stock was up close to 9.5% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $51.19 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 6.4% above its 52 week high of $51.35 and 54.05% above its 12-month low of $33.23. The shares are up by over 13.81% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 73.4 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

T-Mobile US, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides mobile communications services for consumers and businesses in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company offers voice, messaging, and data services in the postpaid, prepaid, and wholesale markets. It also provides wireless devices, including smartphones, tablets, and other mobile communication devices, as well as accessories that are manufactured by various suppliers. The company offers services, devices, and accessories under the T-Mobile and MetroPCS brands through its owned and operated retail stores, as well as through its Websites. T-Mobile US, Inc. also sells its devices and accessories to dealers and other third party distributors for resale through independent third-party retail outlets and various third-party Websites. It delivers wireless services to approximately 65.5 million customers. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington. T-Mobile US, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom Holding B.V.

 

Stocks in Review: Sprint Corporation (S), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI), Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Sprint Corporation (S) traded within a range of $6.52 to $6.74 after opening the day at $6.72. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 80.94% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.53% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $6.55 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -8.52% below its 52 week high of $7.16 and 200.46% above its 12-month low of $2.18. The shares are up by over 11.02% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 46.92 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Sprint Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various wireless and wireline communications products and services to consumers, businesses, government subscribers, and resellers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company operates in two segments, Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment offers wireless data communication services, including mobile productivity applications, such as Internet access, messaging, and email services; wireless photo and video offerings; location-based capabilities comprising asset and fleet management, dispatch services, and navigation tools; and mobile entertainment applications. It also provides wireless voice communications services that include local and long-distance wireless voice services, as well as voicemail, call waiting, three-way calling, caller identification, directory assistance, and call forwarding services. In addition, this segment offers voice and data services internationally through roaming arrangements; and customized wireless services to large companies and government agencies, as well as sells wireless devices, broadband devices, connected devices, and accessories to agents and other third-party distributors. The Wireline segment provides wireline voice and data communications, including domestic and international data communications using various protocols, such as multiprotocol label switching technologies, Internet protocol (IP), managed network services, Voice over IP, session initiated protocol, and traditional voice services to other communications companies, and targeted business and consumer subscribers, as well as for cable multiple system operators. Sprint Corporation offers its services under the Sprint, Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Assurance Wireless brands. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. Sprint Corporation is a subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.38% or $-0.08 to close the day at $21.11 on active trading volume of 23.12M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 15.75M. The Houston Texas 77002 based company has been underperforming the oil & gas pipelines group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -26.11%, compared to the industry which has advanced 4.84% over the same period. With RSI of 46.07, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $24.26, making it a hold for now.

Kinder Morgan, Inc. operates as an energy infrastructure company in North America. It operates through Natural Gas Pipelines, CO2, Terminals, Products Pipelines, Kinder Morgan Canada, and Other segments. The Natural Gas Pipelines segment owns and operates interstate and intrastate natural gas pipeline and storage systems; natural gas and crude oil gathering systems, and natural gas processing and treating facilities; natural gas liquids fractionation facilities and transportation systems; and liquefied natural gas facilities. The CO2 segment produces, transports, and markets CO2 for use in enhanced oil recovery projects; and owns interests in oil-producing fields, gas processing plants, and crude oil pipelines in the Permian Basin region of West Texas. The Terminals segment owns and operates liquids and bulk terminals that transload and store refined petroleum products, crude oil, and condensate, as well as bulk products, including coal, petroleum coke, cement, alumina, salt, and other bulk chemicals; and owns and operates tankers. The Products Pipelines segment owns and operates refined petroleum products, and crude oil and condensate pipelines; and associated product terminals and petroleum pipeline transmix facilities. The Kinder Morgan Canada segment owns and operates Trans Mountain pipeline system that transports crude oil and refined petroleum products from Edmonton, Alberta, and Canada to marketing terminals and refineries in British Columbia, Canada, and Washington; and jet fuel aviation turbine fuel pipeline that serves the Vancouver (Canada) International Airport. The Other segment includes various physical natural gas contracts with power plants. Kinder Morgan, Inc. owns interests in or operates approximately 84,000 miles of pipelines and 180 terminals. The company was formerly known as Kinder Morgan Holdco LLC and changed its name to Kinder Morgan, Inc. in February 2011. Kinder Morgan, Inc. was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) dropped $-0.46 to close the day at a new closing price of $116.6, a -0.39% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 31.03% above its 52 week low of $89.47. A total of 22.48M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 36.04M. The stock, currently situated -3.82% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 1.73% in the past one month and up by 20.44% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $128.32 and RSI of 61.27, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

 

Stocks in Review: Regions Financial Corporation (RF), Southwestern Energy Company (SWN), Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Regions Financial Corporation (RF) traded within a range of $10.51 to $10.79 after opening the day at $10.54. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 12.83% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.66% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $10.61 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 0% below its 52 week high of $10.79 and 54.74% above its 12-month low of $7. The shares are up by over 18.27% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 68.1 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Regions Financial Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides banking and bank-related services to individual and corporate customers in the United States. Its Corporate Bank segment offers commercial banking services, such as commercial and industrial, commercial real estate, and investor real estate lending, as well as equipment lease financing services. This segment serves corporate, middle market, small business, and commercial real estate developers and investors. The company’s Consumer Bank segment provides consumer banking products and services related to residential first mortgages, home equity lines and loans, small business loans, indirect loans, consumer credit cards, and other consumer loans, as well as the corresponding deposit relationships. Its Wealth Management segment offers wealth management products and services, including credit related products, trust and investment management, asset management, retirement and savings solutions, estate planning, and personal and commercial insurance products to individuals, businesses, governmental institutions, and non-profit entities. The company also provides insurance coverage for various lines of personal and commercial insurance, such as property, vehicle, casualty, life, health, and accident insurance, as well as commercial crop, life, and environmental insurance; and commercial equipment financing products, as well as offers securities, insurance, and advisory services through financial consultants. In addition, it offers securities brokerage, merger and acquisition advisory, trust, and other specialty financing services. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 1,627 banking offices and 1,962 ATMs in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Regions Financial Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.36% or $0.17 to close the day at $12.65 on active trading volume of 24.29M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 11.86M. The Spring Texas 77389 based company has been outperforming the independent oil & gas group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 2.02%, compared to the industry which has advanced 6.68% over the same period. With RSI of 40.06, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $14.58, making it a hold for now.

Southwestern Energy Company, an independent natural gas and oil company, explores for, develops, and produces natural gas and oil primarily in the United States. It operates through two segments, Exploration and Production and Midstream Services. The company focuses on the Marcellus Shale, an unconventional natural gas reservoir covering approximately 270,335 net acres in northeast Pennsylvania; and the Fayetteville Shale, an unconventional natural gas reservoir covering approximately 957,641 net acres in Arkansas. It also engages in the exploration and production activities in Colorado and Louisiana. In addition, the company is involved in gathering, marketing, and transporting natural gas, and oil and natural gas liquids. As of December 31, 2015, it had a pipeline of 2,044 miles in Arkansas and 16 miles in Louisiana in its gathering systems. The company’s estimated proved natural gas and oil reserves comprised 6,215 billion cubic feet of natural gas equivalent (Bcfe); and had 443 Bcfe of proved undeveloped reserves. Southwestern Energy Company was founded in 1929 and is based in Spring, Texas.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) dropped $-0.06 to close the day at a new closing price of $117.06, a -0.05% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 31.55% above its 52 week low of $89.47. A total of 24.08M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 36.07M. The stock, which fluctuated between $116.33 and $117.38 during the day, currently situated -3.44% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 3.09% in the past one month and up by 19.29% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $126.11 and RSI of 63.9, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

 

Stocks in Review: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL)

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) traded within a range of $118 to $122.45 after opening the day at $118.25. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 6.55% so far this year. The stock was up close to 2.59% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $121.87 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -8.55% below its 52 week high of $133.27 and 52.43% above its 12-month low of $79.95. The shares are up by over 41.73% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 77.48 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

Netflix, Inc., an Internet television network, engages in the Internet delivery of television (TV) shows and movies on various Internet-connected screens. The Company operates in three segments: Domestic streaming, International streaming and Domestic DVD. It offer members with the ability to receive TV shows and movies streaming content, including original series, documentaries, and feature films through a host of Internet-connected screens, such as TVs, digital video players, TV set-top boxes, and mobile devices. The company also provides DVDs-by-mail membership services. It serves approximately 75 million members in 190 countries. Netflix, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Los Gatos, California.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.3% or $-0.35 to close the day at $117.12 on light trading volume of 19.93M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 36.13M. The Cupertino California 95014 based company has been outperforming the electronic equipment group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 5.15%, compared to the industry which has advanced 6.25% over the same period. With RSI of 64.82, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $126.11, making it a hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL) gained $0.27 to close the day at a new closing price of $8.63, a 3.23% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 157.61% above its 52 week low of $3.35. A total of 19.61M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 25.45M. The stock, which fluctuated between $8.51 and $8.95 during the day, currently situated -57.65% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 25.8% in the past one month and up by 3.6% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $11.62 and RSI of 54.14, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in the Rocky Mountains and Permian Basin regions of the United States. It sells oil and gas to end users, marketers, and other purchasers. As of December 31, 2015, the company had total estimated proved reserves of 820.6 million barrels of oil equivalent; and interests in 3,177 net productive wells on approximately 593,900 net developed acres. Whiting Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1980 and is based in Denver, Colorado.

 

Three Movers to Watch for: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

Apple Inc. (AAPL) retreated with the stock falling -0.07% or $-0.08 to close at $117.47 on light trading volume of 24.3M compared its three months average trading volume of 36.32M. The Cupertino California 95014 based company operating under the Electronic Equipment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 7.39% up for the period and up by 13.5% so far this year. With price target of $126.11 and a 32.01% rebound from 52-week low, Apple Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) gained $0.45 to close the day at a new closing price of $44.95, a 1.01% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 3.21% above its 52 week low of $43.55. A total of 23.87M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 25.06M. The stock, which fluctuated between $44.41 and $45 during the day, currently situated -18.33% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -2.3% in the past one month and down by -6.79% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $50.14 and RSI of 43.46, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Wells Fargo & Company provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. Its Community Banking segment offers checking, savings, market rate, individual retirement, and health savings accounts, as well as time deposits and remittances; and lines of credit, auto floor plan lines, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education and residential mortgage loans, and debit and credit cards. This segment also provides equipment leases, real estate and other commercial financing, small business administration financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, and merchant payment processing and private label financing solutions, as well as purchases retail installment contracts. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed-income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, insurance, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; commercial real estate loan servicing; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company’s Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement segment offers financial advisory, wealth management, brokerage, retirement, trust, and reinsurance services. As of February 25, 2015, it operated through approximately 8,700 locations and 12,500 ATMs & offices in 36 countries. Wells Fargo & Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) shares were up in last trading by 4.62% to $4.08. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -1.69% over the past week and fell -5.12% in the past month. It is currently trading -7.35% below its 50 day moving average and -13.55% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -25.88% decrease in value from its one year high of $5.85. The RSI indicator value of 44.07, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Frontier Communications Corporation provides regulated and unregulated voice, data, and video services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in the United States. The company offers residential services, such as fiber-to-the-home and fiber-to-the-node broadband, as well as traditional copper-based broadband products; and commercial services, including Ethernet, dedicated Internet, multiprotocol label switching, time division multiplexing, data transport services, and optical transport services. It also provides Frontier Secure suite of products for computer security, cloud backup and sharing, identity protection, equipment insurance, and technical support; unified messaging services comprising call forwarding, conference calling, caller identification, voicemail, and call waiting services; long distance network services; and packages of communications services. In addition, the company offers switched access services that facilitate other carriers to use the company’s facilities to originate and terminate their local and long distance voice traffic; satellite TV video services; and a range of third-party communications equipment to small, medium, and enterprise business customers. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 3,124,200 residential customers; approximately 289,200 business customers; and 2,462,100 broadband subscribers. The company was formerly known as Citizens Communications Company and changed its name to Frontier Communications Corporation in July 2008. Frontier Communications Corporation was founded in 1927 and is based in Norwalk, Connecticut.

 

3 Trending Stocks: Ford Motor (F), Apple (AAPL), HP (HPQ)

Apple Inc. (AAPL) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.07% or $-0.08 to close the day at $117.55 on light trading volume of 23.57M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 36.42M. The Cupertino California 95014 based company has been outperforming the electronic equipment group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 8.13%, compared to the industry which has advanced 8.92% over the same period. With RSI of 67.79, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $126.11, making it a hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

HP Inc. (HPQ) fell -3.11% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.45 to finish the day at $14.03 with about 22.06M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 11.76M. The $25.11B market cap company, which fluctuated between $14.01 and $14.56 during the day, currently situated 62.13% above its 52 week low of $8.91 and -11.65% away from its one year high of $15.88. The RSI of 30.87 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

HP Inc. provides products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers and small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), as well as to the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. It operates through Personal Systems and Printing segments. The Personal Systems segment offers commercial personal computers (PCs), consumer PCs, workstations, thin client PCs, tablets, retail point-of-sale systems, calculators and other related accessories, software, support, and services for the commercial and consumer markets. The Printing segment provides consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, media, scanning device, and software and services; and laserjet and enterprise, inkjet and printing, graphics, and software and web services. The company was formerly known as Hewlett-Packard Company and changed its name to HP Inc. in October 2015. HP Inc. was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

Ford Motor Co. (F) saw its value decrease by -0.25% as the stock dropped $-0.03 to finish the day at a closing price of $11.88. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $11.02-$15.84 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $11.88 to $12 during the day, are down by -12.01% in the past three months and down by -9.65% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.83% below its 20 day moving average and -3.24% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $13.06 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 39.73. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Ford Motor Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, finances, and services automobiles. The company operates through two sectors, Automotive and Financial Services. The Automotive sector develops, manufactures, distributes, and services passenger cars, trucks, SUVs, light commercial vehicles, trucks, vans, and electrified vehicles, as well as offers parts and accessories. It offers vehicles primarily under the Ford and Lincoln brand names. This sector markets and sells its products through distributors and dealers, as well as through dealerships to fleet customers, including commercial fleet customers, daily rental car companies, and governments. The Financial Services sector offers various automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. It provides financing products, including retail installment sale contracts for new and used vehicles; and direct financing leases for new vehicles to retail and commercial customers, government entities, daily rental car companies, leasing companies, and fleet customers. This sector also offers wholesale loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory; and loans to dealers to finance working capital and improvement of dealership facilities, purchase dealership real estate, and other dealer vehicle programs. It serves clients in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903 and is based in Dearborn, Michigan.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Sprint Corporation (S)

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) saw its value increase by 0.24% as the stock gained $0.01 to finish the day at a closing price of $4.11. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $3.29-$4.44 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $4.1 to $4.14 during the day, are down by -1.44% in the past three months and up by 6.75% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.04% below its 20 day moving average and -1.38% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $4.9 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 42.09.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. provides satellite radio services in the United States. The company broadcasts music plus sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic, and weather programs, including various music genres ranging from rock, pop and hip-hop to country, dance, jazz, Latin, and classical; live play-by-play sports from principal leagues and colleges; multitude of talk and entertainment channels for various audiences; national, international, and financial news; and local traffic and weather reports for 21 metropolitan markets. It also streams music and non-music channels over the Internet; and offer applications to allow consumers to access its Internet radio service on smartphones and tablet computers. In addition, the company distributes satellite radios through the sale and lease of new vehicles; and acquires subscribers through the sale and lease of previously owned vehicles with factory-installed satellite radios. Its satellite radio systems include satellites, terrestrial repeaters, and other satellite facilities; studios; and radios. Further, the company provides satellite television services, which offer music channels on the DISH NETWORK satellite television service as a programming package; Travel Link, a suite of data services that include graphical weather, fuel prices, sports schedule and scores, and movie listings; real-time traffic services; and real-time weather services. Additionally, it offers location-based services through two-way wireless connectivity, including safety, security, convenience, maintenance and data services, remote vehicles diagnostics, stolen or parked vehicle locator services, and monitoring of vehicle emission systems. The company also sells satellite and Internet radios directly to consumers through its Website, as well as through national and regional retailers. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) shares were up in last trading by 0.56% to $117.63. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 3.13% over the past week and grew 1.78% in the past month. It is currently trading 6.53% above its 50 day moving average and 15.8% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -2.97% decrease in value from its one year high of $123.82. The RSI indicator value of 68.3, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

Sprint Corporation (S) traded within a range of $6.83 to $7.1 after opening the day at $6.92. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 94.2% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.84% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $7.03 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 0% below its 52 week high of $7.1 and 222.48% above its 12-month low of $2.18. The shares are up by over 48% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 64.9 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Sprint Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides various wireless and wireline communications products and services to consumers, businesses, government subscribers, and resellers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company operates in two segments, Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment offers wireless data communication services, including mobile productivity applications, such as Internet access, messaging, and email services; wireless photo and video offerings; location-based capabilities comprising asset and fleet management, dispatch services, and navigation tools; and mobile entertainment applications. It also provides wireless voice communications services that include local and long-distance wireless voice services, as well as voicemail, call waiting, three-way calling, caller identification, directory assistance, and call forwarding services. In addition, this segment offers voice and data services internationally through roaming arrangements; and customized wireless services to large companies and government agencies, as well as sells wireless devices, broadband devices, connected devices, and accessories to agents and other third-party distributors. The Wireline segment provides wireline voice and data communications, including domestic and international data communications using various protocols, such as multiprotocol label switching technologies, Internet protocol (IP), managed network services, Voice over IP, session initiated protocol, and traditional voice services to other communications companies, and targeted business and consumer subscribers, as well as for cable multiple system operators. Sprint Corporation offers its services under the Sprint, Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile, and Assurance Wireless brands. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. Sprint Corporation is a subsidiary of SoftBank Group Corp.

 

Stocks Trend Analysis: Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Apple Inc. (AAPL) Twitter, Inc. (TWTR)

Bank of America Corporation (BAC) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -1.17% or $-0.19 to close the day at $16.11 on light trading volume of 76.94M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 82.43M. The Charlotte North Carolina 28255 based company has been outperforming the money center banks group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 5.33%, compared to the industry which has dropped -23.83% over the same period. With RSI of 60.9, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $17.48, making it a hold for now.

Bank of America Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides banking and financial products and services for individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses, institutional investors, large corporations, and governments worldwide. It operates through five segments: Consumer Banking, Global Wealth & Investment Management, Global Banking, Global Markets, and Legacy Assets & Servicing. The Consumer Banking segment offers traditional and money market savings accounts, CDs and IRAs, noninterest- and interest-bearing checking accounts, and investment accounts and products, as well as credit and debit cards, residential mortgages and home equity loans, and direct and indirect loans. This segment provides its products and services through approximately 4,700 financial centers, 16,000 ATMs, call centers, and online and mobile platforms. The Global Wealth & Investment Management segment offers investment management, brokerage, banking, and retirement products, as well as wealth management and customized solutions. The Global Banking segment provides lending products and services, including commercial loans, leases, commitment facilities, trade finance, real estate lending, and asset-based lending; treasury solutions, such as treasury management, foreign exchange, and short-term investing options; working capital management solutions; and debt and equity underwriting and distribution, and merger-related and other advisory services. The Global Markets segment offers market-making, financing, securities clearing, settlement, and custody services, as well as risk management, foreign exchange, fixed-income, and mortgage-related products. The Legacy Assets & Servicing segment engages in mortgage servicing activities related to residential first mortgage and home equity loans; and managing legacy exposures related to mortgage origination, sales, and servicing. Bank of America Corporation was founded in 1874 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Apple Inc. (AAPL) grew with the stock adding 0.22% or $0.25 to close at $116.3 on active trading volume of 63.95M compared its three months average trading volume of 35.49M. The Cupertino California 95014 based company operating under the Electronic Equipment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 6.44% up for the period and up by 12.37% so far this year. With price target of $125.86 and a 30.69% rebound from 52-week low, Apple Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players to consumers, small and mid-sized businesses, education, and enterprise and government customers worldwide. The company also sells related software, services, accessories, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. It offers iPhone, a line of smartphones; iPad, a line of multi-purpose tablets; and Mac, a line of desktop and portable personal computers. The company also provides iLife, a consumer-oriented digital lifestyle software application suite; iWork, an integrated productivity suite that helps users create, present, and publish documents, presentations, and spreadsheets; and other application software, such as Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X, and FileMaker Pro. In addition, it offers Apple TV that connects to consumers’ TV and enables them to access digital content directly for streaming high definition video, playing music and games, and viewing photos; Apple Watch, a personal electronic device; and iPod, a line of portable digital music and media players. Further, the company sells Apple-branded and third-party Mac-compatible, and iOS-compatible accessories, such as headphones, displays, storage devices, Beats products, and other connectivity and computing products and supplies. Additionally, it offers iCloud, a cloud service; AppleCare that offers support options for its customers; and Apple Pay, a mobile payment service. The company sells and delivers digital content and applications through the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks Store, Mac App Store, and Apple Music. It also sells its products through its retail and online stores, and direct sales force, as well as through third-party cellular network carriers, wholesalers, retailers, and value-added resellers. Apple Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Cupertino, California.

Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 2.51% or $0.44 to close the day at $18 on higher than average trading volume of 48.95M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 33.12M. The San Francisco California 94103 based company has been outperforming the internet information providers companies by 1.3701% for last three months and its recent gains have offset losses to -22.21% YTD, versus the internet information providers industry which is up 6.04% for the same period. The RSI of 39.49 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Twitter, Inc. operates as a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. The company offers various products and services, including Twitter that allows users to create, distribute, and discover content; and Periscope and Vine, a mobile application that enables user to broadcast and watch video live. It also provides promoted products and services, such as promoted tweets, promoted accounts, and promoted trends that enable its advertisers to promote their brands, products, and services; and subscription access to its data feed for data partners. In addition, the company offers a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets for developers to contribute their content to its platform; syndicate and distribute Twitter content across their properties; and enhance their Websites and applications with Twitter content. Twitter, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.