Stocks Highlights: salesforce.com, inc. (CRM), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Medtronic plc (MDT)

salesforce.com, inc. (CRM) had a active trading with around 7.57M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 6.74M. The stock traded between $74.06 and $76.08 before closing at the price of $75.77 with 2.42% change on the day. The San Francisco California 94105 based company is currently trading 44.05% above its 52 week low of $52.6 and -10.31% below its 52 week high of $84.48. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 68.79 and $94.87 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

salesforce.com, inc. provides enterprise cloud computing solutions, with a focus on customer relationship management to various businesses and industries worldwide. It offers enterprise cloud computing applications and platform services, including Sales Cloud that enables companies to store data, monitor leads and progress, forecast opportunities, gain insights through relationship intelligence, and collaborate around sales on desktop and mobile devices. The company also provides Service Cloud that enables companies to deliver personalized customer service and support, as well as connects their service agents with customers on various devices; and Marketing Cloud, which enables companies to plan, personalize, and optimize customer interactions. In addition, it offers Community Cloud that enables companies to engage with groups of people by giving them access to information, applications, and experts; Analytics Cloud, an application, which enables companies to deploy sales, service, marketing, and custom analytics applications using various data source; Internet of Things Cloud that enables customers to process data, as well as build personalized actions and engage with customers in real time; and App Cloud, an application development platform for companies to deliver connected applications for various business needs. Further, the company provides professional services, including consulting, deployment, training, and design and integration services to facilitate the adoption of its cloud solutions, as well as offers various education service offerings ranging from introductory online courses to advanced architecture certifications. It sells and markets services primarily through its direct sales force, as well as through consulting firms, systems integrators, and regional partners. The company has a strategic alliance with Cisco to develop IoT and contact center platforms. salesforce.com, inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 8.55% or $1.1 to close the day at $13.97 on active trading volume of 7.52M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.36M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 79.1%, compared to the industry which has advanced 108.3% over the same period. With RSI of 66.33, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $9.17, making it a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Medtronic plc (MDT) shares were down in last trading by -0.61% to $74.44. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 4.45% over the past week and grew 2.09% in the past month. It is currently trading -1.31% below its 50 day moving average and -8.34% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -16.11% decrease in value from its one year high of $89.27. The RSI indicator value of 54.3, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Medtronic plc manufactures and sells device-based medical therapies worldwide. The company’s Cardiac and Vascular Group segment offers pacemakers, implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization therapy devices, AF products, diagnostics and monitoring devices, and remote monitoring and patient-centered software; and heart valves, percutaneous coronary intervention stent products, surgical valve replacement and repair products, endovascular stent grafts, peripheral vascular intervention products, and products to treat superficial and deep venous diseases. Its Minimally Invasive Therapies Group segment provides gastrointestinal diagnostics, ablation, and interventional lung solutions; stapling, vessel sealing, and other surgical instruments; sutures; electrosurgery products; hernia mechanical devices; mesh implants; products for patient monitoring and recovery; sensors; monitors; compression and dialysis, enteral feeding, and wound care products; and operating room supplies, electrodes, needles, syringes, and sharps disposals. The company’s Restorative Therapies Group segment offers products for various areas of the spine; bone graft substitutes; biologic products; trauma, implantable neurostimulation therapies, and drug delivery systems for the treatment of chronic pain, movement disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, overactive bladder, urinary retention, fecal incontinence, and gastroparesis; products to treat conditions of the ear, nose, throat, and neurological disorders; systems that incorporate advanced energy surgical instruments; products for haemostatic sealing of soft tissue and bone; and image-guided surgery and intra-operative imaging systems. Its Diabetes Group segment provides insulin pumps and consumables; continuous glucose monitoring systems; and Web-based therapy management software solutions. It serves hospitals, physicians, clinicians, and patients. Medtronic plc was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

 

Momentum Stocks: Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), The Coca-Cola Company (KO), Colony Capital, Inc. (CLNY)

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) retreated with the stock falling -0.77% or $-0.1 to close at $12.87 on light trading volume of 20.33M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.1M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company operating under the Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 54.13% up for the period and down by -1.98% so far this year. With price target of $9.17 and a 167.01% rebound from 52-week low, Atwood Oceanics, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

The Coca-Cola Company (KO) had a active trading with around 19.67M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 13.78M. The stock traded between $40.86 and $41.44 before closing at the price of $41.04 with -0.68% change on the day. The Atlanta Georgia 30313 based company is currently trading 3.98% above its 52 week low of $39.88 and -10.79% below its 52 week high of $47.13. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $45.54 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

The Coca-Cola Company, a beverage company, manufactures and distributes various nonalcoholic beverages worldwide. The company primarily offers sparkling beverages and still beverages. Its sparkling beverages include nonalcoholic ready-to-drink beverages with carbonation, such as carbonated energy drinks, and carbonated waters and flavored waters. The company’s still beverages comprise nonalcoholic beverages without carbonation, including noncarbonated waters, flavored and enhanced waters, noncarbonated energy drinks, juices and juice drinks, ready-to-drink teas and coffees, and sports drinks. It also provides flavoring ingredients, sweeteners, beverage ingredients, and fountain syrups, as well as powders for purified water products. The Coca-Cola Company sells its products primarily under the Coca-Cola, Diet Coke/Coca-Cola Light, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Minute Maid, Georgia, Powerade, Del Valle, Schweppes, Aquarius, Minute Maid Pulpy, Dasani, Simply, Glacéau Vitaminwater, Bonaqua/Bonaqa, Gold Peak, FUZE TEA, Glacéau Smartwater, and Ice Dew brand names. The company offers its beverage products through a network of company-owned or controlled bottling and distribution operators, as well as through independent bottling partners, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers. The Coca-Cola Company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Colony Capital, Inc. (CLNY) saw its value increase by 1.22% as the stock gained $0.26 to finish the day at a closing price of $21.52. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $14.73-$21.92 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $21.11 to $21.78 during the day, are up by 21.5% in the past three months and up by 34.99% over the past six months. It is currently trading 5.07% above its 20 day moving average and 8.51% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $25.75 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 63.54.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Colony Capital, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets of North America and Europe. Its investment portfolio is primarily composed of real estate equity; real estate and real estate-related debt; and investment management of company-sponsored private equity funds and vehicles. The firm invests in wide spectrum of commercial real estate property types, including but not limited to, office, industrial, retail, hospitality, education, single-family and multifamily residential assets, and geographies, primarily within North America and Europe. It was formerly known as Colony Financial, Inc. Colony Capital, Inc. was formed on June 23, 2009 and is based in Los Angeles, California.

 

Stocks Roundup: Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Callaway Golf Company (ELY), T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW)

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) retreated with the stock falling -2.04% or $-0.27 to close at $12.97 on light trading volume of 3.99M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.07M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company operating under the Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 51.87% up for the period and down by -1.22% so far this year. With price target of $9.17 and a 169.09% rebound from 52-week low, Atwood Oceanics, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Callaway Golf Company (ELY) had a light trading with around 3.99M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 835.24K. The stock traded between $10.79 and $11.04 before closing at the price of $10.88 with -1.98% change on the day. The Carlsbad California 92008 based company is currently trading 36.54% above its 52 week low of $8 and -13.31% below its 52 week high of $12.56. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $14.1 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Callaway Golf Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells golf clubs, golf balls, golf bags, and other golf-related accessories. It offers drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, irons, wedges, and putters. The company also designs and sells golf accessories, such as packaged sets, golf bags, golf gloves, golf footwear, golf apparel, travel gear, headwear, towels, umbrellas, eyewear, and other accessories under the Callaway Golf, Odyssey, and Strata brand names. In addition, it licenses its trademarks and service marks for use on golf related accessories, such as golf apparel and footwear, golf gloves, prescription eyewear, and practice aids. The company sells its products directly to golf retailers, sporting goods retailers, and mass merchants; and to third-party distributors in the United States, as well as in approximately 100 countries. It also sells pre-owned golf products through its Website, www.callawaygolfpreowned.com; and Callaway Golf and Odyssey products directly to consumers through its Websites www.callawaygolf.com and www.odysseygolf.com. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in Carlsbad, California.

  1. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW) saw its value decrease by -3.69% as the stock dropped $-2.79 to finish the day at a closing price of $72.83. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $62.97-$79 per share for the past year. The shares are up by 10.17% in the past three months and up by 0.81% over the past six months. It is currently trading -4.67% below its 20 day moving average and 0.43% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $76.29 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 43.31.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.
  2. Rowe Price Group, Inc. is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm provides its services to individuals, institutional investors, retirement plans, financial intermediaries, and institutions. It launches and manages equity and fixed income mutual funds. The firm invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. It employs fundamental and quantitative analysis with a bottom-up approach. The firm utilizes in-house and external research to make its investments. It employs socially responsible investing with a focus on environmental, social, and governance issues. It makes investment in late-stage venture capital transactions and usually invests between $3 million and $5 million. The firm was previously known as T. Rowe Group, Inc. and T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. was founded in 1937 and is based in Baltimore, Maryland, with additional offices in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Owings Mills, Maryland; San Francisco, California; Tampa, Florida; Toronto, Ontario; Hellerup, Denmark; Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg; Zurich, Switzerland; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; London, United Kingdom; Sydney, New South Wales; Hong Kong; Tokyo, Japan; Singapore; Frankfurt, Germany, Madrid, Spain, Milan, Italy, Stockholm, Sweden, Melbourne, Australia, and Amsterdam, Netherlands.

 

Investor’s Watch List: Monsanto Company (MON), Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARWR), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)

Monsanto Company (MON) had a active trading with around 4.05M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.05M. The stock traded between $105.56 and $108.13 before closing at the price of $108.13 with 2.78% change on the day. The St. Louis Missouri 63167 based company is currently trading 32.03% above its 52 week low of $83.73 and -3.85% below its 52 week high of $114.26. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 81.7 and $119.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

Monsanto Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides agricultural products for farmers worldwide. It operates in two segments, Seeds and Genomics, and Agricultural Productivity. The Seeds and Genomics segment produces row crop seeds, including corn, soybean, cotton, and canola seeds under the DEKALB, Channel, Asgrow, and Deltapine brands; and vegetable seeds, such as tomato, pepper, melon, cucumber, squash, beans, broccoli, onions, lettuce, and others under the Seminis and De Ruiter brands. It also develops biotechnology traits that assist farmers in controlling insects and weeds in corn, soybean, cotton, and canola crops under the SmartStax, YieldGard, YieldGard VT Triple, VT Triple PRO, and VT Double PRO brands; Intacta RR2 PRO brand; Bollgard and Bollgard II brands; Roundup Ready, Roundup Ready 2 Yield, and Genuity brands; and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend and Bollgard II XtendFlex brands. This segment also licenses a range of germplasm and trait technologies to large and small seed companies. The Agricultural Productivity segment manufactures and sells herbicides for agricultural, industrial, ornamental, turf, and residential lawn and garden applications for weed control, as well as for control of preemergent annual grass and small seeded broadleaf weeds in corn and other crops under the Roundup and Harness brands. The company markets its products through distributors, independent retailers and dealers, agricultural cooperatives, plant raisers, and agents, as well as directly to farmers. Monsanto Company has a collaborative agreement with Novozymes to discover, develop, and produce microbial solutions. The company was formerly known as Monsanto Ag Company and changed its name to Monsanto Company in March 2000. Monsanto Company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARWR) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 22.5% or $0.36 to close the day at $1.96 on active trading volume of 4.03M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.79M. The Pasadena California 91101 based company has been underperforming the biotechnology group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -63.02%, compared to the industry which has dropped -1.38% over the same period. With RSI of 45.9, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $1.8, making it a hold for now.

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. develops novel drugs to treat intractable diseases in the United States. Its pre-clinical stage drug candidates include ARO-HBV to treat chronic hepatitis B virus infection; ARO-AAT to treat liver disease associated with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency; ARO-LPA to reduce production of apolipoprotein A; ARO-AMG1, which is developed against an undisclosed genetically validated cardiovascular target; and ARO-F12, a potential treatment for factor 12 mediated diseases, such as hereditary angioedema and thromboembolic disorders. The company also develops ARO-HIF2, a drug candidate for the treatment of clear cell renal cell carcinoma. Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has collaboration and license agreements with Amgen, Inc. The company was formerly known as Arrowhead Research Corporation and changed its name to Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in April 2016. Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was incorporated in 1989 and is headquartered in Pasadena, California.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) shares were up in last trading by 1.85% to $13.24. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 1.3% over the past week and grew 16.75% in the past month. It is currently trading 28.85% above its 50 day moving average and 33.25% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -13.86% decrease in value from its one year high of $15.37. The RSI indicator value of 62.13, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Eye Catching Stocks: Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), SunPower Corporation (SPWR), ConocoPhillips (COP)

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -2.18% or $-0.29 to close the day at $13 on active trading volume of 4.75M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.05M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 43.81%, compared to the industry which has advanced 86.22% over the same period. With RSI of 60.04, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $9.1, making it a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

SunPower Corporation (SPWR) climbed 0.71% during last trading as the stock added $0.05 to finish the day at $7.13 with about 4.75M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.75M. The $1.01B market cap company, which fluctuated between $6.97 and $7.22 during the day, currently situated 18.83% above its 52 week low of $6 and -76.68% away from its one year high of $27.98. The RSI of 51.66 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

SunPower Corporation designs, manufactures, and delivers solar systems to residential, commercial, and power plant customers worldwide. It operates through three segments: Residential, Commercial, and Power Plant. The company provides solar power components, including panels and other system components. It also offers commercial rooftop and ground-mounted solar power systems, residential mounting systems, and power plant systems, as well as utility-scale photovoltaic power plants. In addition, the company offers operations and maintenance services, including remote monitoring, and preventative and corrective maintenance services, as well as rapid-response outage restoration services. Further, it leases solar power systems to residential customers; and sells inverters manufactured by third parties. The company serves investors, financial institutions, project developers, electric utilities, independent power producers, commercial and governmental entities, production home builders, residential owners, and small commercial building owners. SunPower Corporation also sells its products to dealers, systems integrators, and distributors. The company was incorporated in 1985 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. SunPower Corporation is a subsidiary of Total Energies Nouvelles Activités USA.

ConocoPhillips (COP) saw its value decrease by -0.29% as the stock dropped $-0.15 to finish the day at a closing price of $50.93. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $31.05-$53.17 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $50.72 to $51.68 during the day, are up by 16.66% in the past three months and up by 24.14% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.35% below its 20 day moving average and 7.61% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $55.5 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 59.28. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

ConocoPhillips explores for, produces, transports, and markets crude oil, bitumen, natural gas, liquefied natural gas, and natural gas liquids worldwide. Its portfolio includes resource-rich North American tight oil and oil sands assets; lower-risk legacy assets in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia; various international developments; and an inventory of conventional and unconventional exploration prospects. The company was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Stocks in Focus: Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (CFG), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Avon Products, Inc. (AVP)

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (CFG) had a light trading with around 4.35M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.96M. The stock traded between $35.83 and $36.25 before closing at the price of $36.17 with 0.86% change on the day. The Providence Rhode Island 02903 based company is currently trading 103.57% above its 52 week low of $18.04 and -2.45% below its 52 week high of $37.08. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 69.82 and $33.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Citizens Bank, N.A. and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania that provide retail and commercial banking products and services in the United States. It operates through two segments, Consumer Banking and Commercial Banking. The Consumer Banking segment focuses on retail customers and small businesses with traditional banking products and services, including checking, savings, home loans, student loans, credit cards, business loans, and financial management services. This segment also provides indirect auto finance for new and used vehicles through auto dealerships. The Commercial Banking segment provides various financial products and solutions, including loans, leases, trade financing, deposits, cash management, foreign exchange, interest rate risk management, corporate finance, and capital markets advisory capabilities. It focuses on small and middle-market companies, and serves government banking, not-for-profit, healthcare, technology, asset finance, franchise finance, asset-based lending, commercial real estate, private equity, and sponsor finance industries. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated through 1,200 branches in 11 states across the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest regions, as well as online, telephone, and mobile banking platforms. It also maintains approximately 100 retail and commercial non-branch offices located in its banking footprint and in other states, and the District of Columbia. The company was formerly known as RBS Citizens Financial Group, Inc. and changed its name to Citizens Financial Group, Inc. in April 2014. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1828 and is headquartered in Providence, Rhode Island.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -2.42% or $-0.33 to close the day at $13.29 on active trading volume of 4.33M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.03M. The Houston Texas 77094 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 36.17%, compared to the industry which has advanced 73.7% over the same period. With RSI of 63.51, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $9.1, making it a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) shares were up in last trading by 3.59% to $5.48. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 5.59% over the past week and grew 6.61% in the past month. It is currently trading -4.05% below its 50 day moving average and 9.27% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -21.26% decrease in value from its one year high of $6.96. The RSI indicator value of 50.82, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and markets beauty and related products worldwide. It offers beauty products, which consists of skincare products, including personal care products, as well as fragrances and color cosmetics; and fashion and home products consisting of jewelry, watches, apparel, footwear, accessories, gift and decorative products, housewares, entertainment and leisure products, children’s products, and nutritional products. The company markets its products through direct selling by representatives. Avon Products, Inc. was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

 

Trader Alert: FMC Technologies, Inc. (FTI), Coeur Mining, Inc. (CDE), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)

FMC Technologies, Inc. (FTI) grew with the stock adding 2.42% or $0.86 to close at $36.39 on active trading volume of 4.61M compared its three months average trading volume of 3.49M. The Houston Texas 77086 based company operating under the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 24.54% up for the period and up by 2.42% so far this year. With price target of $35.5 and a 63.18% rebound from 52-week low, FMC Technologies, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

FMC Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and services technological systems and products for customers in the energy industry worldwide. It operates through Subsea Technologies, Surface Technologies, and Energy Infrastructure segments. The Subsea Technologies segment offers subsea systems for the offshore production of crude oil and natural gas; and installation, asset management, product optimization, and well access and intervention services, as well as inspection, maintenance, and repair services. This segment also provides electric and hydraulic work-class remotely operating vehicle, tether-management, launch and recovery, remote manipulator arms, and modular control systems for subsea applications, as well as support services, such as product training, pilot simulator training, spare parts, and technical assistance; and offers multiphase and wetgas meters to measure production rates of oil, water, and gas for topside and subsea applications. The Surface Technologies segment offers wellhead systems for standard and custom-engineered applications; fluid control products for the well completion and stimulation activities; and flowback, cased hole electric wireline and slickline, specialty logging, and well optimization services. The Energy Infrastructure segment provides measurement products, such as flow computers and control systems, and gas and liquid measurement systems, as well as floating production, storage, and off-loading metering systems; and design, engineering, project management, training, commissioning, and aftermarket services. This segment also offers land- and marine-based loading and transfer systems for ship-to-ship loading and offloading operations; systems that separate production flows from wells into oil, gas, sand, and water; and automation, control, and information technology services. FMC Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Coeur Mining, Inc. (CDE) gained $0.65 to close the day at a new closing price of $9.74, a 7.15% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 501.23% above its 52 week low of $1.62. A total of 4.6M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.47M. The stock, which fluctuated between $9.12 and $9.76 during the day, currently situated -40.65% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 1.88% in the past one month and down by -17.53% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $13.33 and RSI of 50.47, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Coeur Mining, Inc. owns, operates, explores for, and develops silver and gold properties. The company holds interests in the Palmarejo silver-gold mine located in Mexico; Rochester silver and gold mine in northwestern Nevada; Kensington gold mine located to the north of Juneau, Alaska; and Wharf gold mine in South Dakota. It also owns the San Bartolomé silver mine in Bolivia; Endeavor zinc, lead, and silver mine located in Australia; La Preciosa silver-gold exploration project in the State of Durango, Mexico; and Joaquin silver-gold exploration project located in the Santa Cruz province of southern Argentina. In addition, the company holds royalty interests in the Cerro Bayo mine in Chile; El Gallo complex in Mexico; Zaruma mine in Ecuador; and Correnso gold mine in New Zealand, as well as other precious metal properties. Coeur Mining, Inc. markets its silver and gold concentrates to third-party refiners and smelters in the United States, China, and Japan. The company was formerly known as Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation and changed its name to Coeur Mining, Inc. in May 2013. Coeur Mining, Inc. was founded in 1928 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) shares were up in last trading by 3.73% to $13.62. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 2.56% over the past week and grew 31.34% in the past month. It is currently trading 35.86% above its 50 day moving average and 37.86% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -11.39% decrease in value from its one year high of $15.37. The RSI indicator value of 68.27, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Stocks in Review: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC), V.F. Corporation (VFC), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW)

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) traded within a range of $69.51 to $70.79 after opening the day at $70.07. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 44.06% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.54% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $69.73 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -4.91% below its 52 week high of $73.33 and 148.53% above its 12-month low of $28.16. The shares are up by over 10.13% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 55.57 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of oil and gas properties. It operates through three segments: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production; Midstream; and Marketing. The Oil and Gas Exploration and Production segment explores for and produces oil, condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The Midstream segment provides gathering, processing, treating, and transportation services to Anadarko and third-party oil, natural-gas, and NGLs producers, as well as owns and operates gathering, processing, treating, and transportation systems in the United States. The Marketing segment markets oil, natural gas, and NGLs in the United States; oil and NGLs internationally; and anticipated liquefied natural gas production from Mozambique. The company’s asset portfolio includes U.S. onshore resource plays in the Rocky Mountains area, the southern United States, the Appalachian basin, and Alaska; the deepwater Gulf of Mexico; and in Algeria, Ghana, Mozambique, Colombia, Côte d’Ivoire, New Zealand, Kenya, and other countries. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 2.1 billion barrels of oil equivalent of proved reserves. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

V.F. Corporation (VFC) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.52% or $-0.28 to close the day at $53.35 on light trading volume of 2.44M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.01M. The Greensboro North Carolina 27408 based company has been underperforming the textile – apparel clothing group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -12.11%, compared to the industry which has dropped -10.37% over the same period. With RSI of 42.25, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $60.39, making it a hold for now.

V.F. Corporation engages in the design, production, procurement, marketing, and distribution of branded lifestyle apparel, footwear, and related products in the United States and Europe. The company primarily offers outdoor apparel, footwear and equipment, youth culture/action sports-inspired footwear, handbags, luggage, backpacks, totes, accessories, surfing-inspired footwear, merino wool socks, women’s activewear, and travel accessories under the The North Face, Vans, Timberland, Kipling, Napapijri, Jansport, Reef, Smartwool, Eastpak, lucy, and Eagle Creek brands. It also provides denim, casual apparel, footwear, and accessories under the Wrangler, Lee, Lee Casuals, Riders by Lee, Rustler, Timber Creek by Wrangler, and Rock & Republic brands. In addition, the company offers occupational, protective occupational, athletic, licensed athletic, and licensed apparel products under the Red Kap, Bulwark, Horace Small, Majestic, MLB, NFL, and Harley-Davidson brands; sportswear apparel, luggage, and accessories under the Nautica brand; and handbags, luggage, backpacks, totes, and accessories under the Kipling brand. Further, it provides premium denim apparel, footwear, and accessories under the 7 For All Mankind, Splendid, and Ella Moss brands. The company sells its products primarily to specialty stores, department stores, national chains, and mass merchants, as well as sells through company operated stores, concession retail stores, and e-commerce sites. V.F. Corporation was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) gained $0.06 to close the day at a new closing price of $13.13, a 0.46% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 172.41% above its 52 week low of $4.82. A total of 2.43M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 4.04M. The stock, which fluctuated between $12.99 and $13.42 during the day, currently situated -14.57% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 38.79% in the past one month and up by 51.09% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $9.1 and RSI of 64.09, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Stocks In Action: Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG), Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS)

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) traded within a range of $13.04 to $13.38 after opening the day at $13.11. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 28.71% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.53% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $13.07 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -14.96% below its 52 week high of $15.37 and 171.16% above its 12-month low of $4.82. The shares are up by over 52.51% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 63.67 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.02% or $1.78 to close the day at $175.98 on active trading volume of 1.47M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.45M. The Indianapolis Indiana 46204 based company has been underperforming the reit – retail group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -6.74%, compared to the industry which has dropped -1.84% over the same period. With RSI of 40.4, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $222.15, making it a hold for now.

Simon Property Group, Inc. is an equity real estate investment trust. The firm invests in the real estate markets across the globe. It engages in investment, ownership, management, and development of properties. It primarily invests in regional malls, premium outlets, mills, and community/lifestyle centers to create its portfolio. Simon Property Group, Inc. was founded in 1960 and is based in Indianapolis, Indiana, with additional office in New York, New York.

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) gained $0.42 to close the day at a new closing price of $77, a 0.55% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 41.77% above its 52 week low of $55.11. A total of 1.47M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.74M. The stock, which fluctuated between $76.51 and $77.12 during the day, currently situated -5.07% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -2.07% in the past one month and up by 0.56% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $89.16 and RSI of 56.87, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc., a financial services technology company, offers a range of solutions in retail and enterprise banking, payments, capital markets, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, treasury, and insurance. It also provides financial consulting and outsourcing services. The company’s Integrated Financial Solutions segment offers various solutions, including core processing and ancillary applications; digital solutions, such as Internet, mobile, and e-banking; fraud, risk management, and compliance solutions; electronic funds transfer and network services; card solutions; item processing and output services; government payments solutions; e-payment solutions; and retail solutions to regional and community bank market in North America. Its Global Financial Solutions segment provides banking and payments solutions, and consulting and transformation services to financial institution worldwide, which include retail banking and payments services, securities processing and finance, asset management, global trading, corporate liquidity, insurance, wealth management, global commercial services, strategic consulting services, and public sector and education. The company delivers a range of information technology consulting, advisory, and transformational services to financial institutions under the Capco brand. Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.

 

Eye Catching Stocks: Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM), Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW), Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (ZAYO)

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.68% or $-0.31 to close the day at $45.34 on light trading volume of 1.76M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.18M. The company has been outperforming the farm products group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 26.11%, compared to the industry which has advanced 20.89% over the same period. With RSI of 52, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $45.54, making it a hold for now.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company procures, transports, stores, processes, and merchandises agricultural commodities and products. Its Agricultural Services segment offers agricultural commodities, such as oilseeds, corn, wheat, milo, oats, rice, and barley; and resells those commodities as food and feed ingredients, and raw materials for the agricultural processing industry. The segment is also involved in structured trade finance and the processing of wheat into wheat flour. Its Corn Processing segment offers ingredients used in the food and beverage industry, including sweeteners, starch, syrup, glucose, and dextrose; bio products; alcohol, amino acids, and other food and animal feed ingredients; and ethyl alcohol for industrial use as ethanol or as beverage grade. This segment also offers corn gluten feed and meal, and distillers’ grains; vegetable oil and protein meal; formula feeds, and animal health and nutrition products; and citric acids and glycols for food and industrial products, as well as operates a sugarcane ethanol plant. The company’s Oilseeds Processing segment processes soybeans and soft seeds into vegetable oils and protein meals. It offers ingredients for the food, feed, energy, and industrial products industries; crude vegetable and salad oils; partially refined oils; oilseed protein meals; peanuts, tree nuts, and peanut-derived ingredients; cottonseed flour for the pharmaceutical industry; cotton cellulose pulp for the chemical, paper, and filter markets; and agricultural commodity raw materials. Its Wild Flavors and Specialty Ingredients segment offers natural flavor ingredients, flavor systems, natural colors, proteins, emulsifiers, soluble fiber, polyols, hydrocolloids, natural health and nutrition products, edible beans, and other specialty food and feed ingredients. The company is also involved in futures commission and insurance activities. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) fell -2.88% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.39 to finish the day at $13.14 with about 1.76M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.23M. The $868.82M market cap company, which fluctuated between $13.04 and $13.8 during the day, currently situated 172.61% above its 52 week low of $4.82 and -14.51% away from its one year high of $15.37. The RSI of 63.76 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Atwood Oceanics, Inc., an offshore drilling contractor, engages in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. As of November 11, 2016, it owned a fleet of 10 mobile offshore drilling units. The company operates its fleet in the United States, Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean Sea, offshore West Africa, offshore Southeast Asia, and offshore Australia. Atwood Oceanics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (ZAYO) saw its value decrease by -1.04% as the stock dropped $-0.35 to finish the day at a closing price of $33.34. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $19.59-$35.65 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $33.27 to $33.69 during the day, are up by 9.53% in the past three months and up by 21.1% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.64% below its 20 day moving average and 0.75% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $35.86 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 49.64. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides bandwidth infrastructure solutions for the communications industry in the United States, Canada, and Europe. The company operates in five segments: Dark Fiber Solutions, Network Connectivity, Colocation and Cloud Infrastructure, Zayo Canada, and Other. The Dark Fiber Solutions segment provides dark fiber, and fiber-to-the-tower and small cell mobile infrastructure services for carriers and other communication service providers, Internet service providers, wireless service providers, media and content companies, large enterprises, and other companies. The Network Connectivity segment offers bandwidth infrastructure solutions comprising wavelength, Ethernet, Internet protocol, and SONET services through its metro, regional, and long-haul fiber networks for carriers, financial services companies, healthcare, government institutions, education institutions, and other enterprises. The Colocation and Cloud Infrastructure segment provides data center infrastructure solutions, including colocation, interconnection, cloud, hosting, and managed services to a range of enterprise, carrier, content, and cloud customers. The Zayo Canada segment offers dark fiber, network connectivity, cloud and colocation infrastructure, voice, unified communications, and managed security services for small and medium business customers. The Other segment provides network and technical resources to customers in designing, acquiring, and maintaining their networks. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.