Eye Catching Stocks: Weyerhaeuser Co. (WY), Celgene Corporation (CELG), Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

Weyerhaeuser Co. (WY) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.42% or $-0.14 to close the day at $33.52 on light trading volume of 3.4M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.27M. The Federal Way Washington 98003 based company has been outperforming the lumber, wood production group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 46.5%, compared to the industry which has advanced 48.92% over the same period. With RSI of 65.29, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $34.46, making it a hold for now.

Weyerhaeuser Co. is a real estate investment trust. It primarily invests in United States. The firm operates under four business segments, timberlands, wood products, cellulose fibers and real estate. It owns timberlands primarily in the U.S and has long-term licenses in Canada. The firm manufactures wood and specialty cellulose fibers products, and develops real estate, primarily as a builder of single-family homes. Weyerhaeuser Co was founded in 1900 and is based in Seattle, Washington.

Celgene Corporation (CELG) fell -1.5% during last trading as the stock lost $-1.81 to finish the day at $118.66 with about 3.38M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.27M. The $92.88B market cap company, which fluctuated between $118.25 and $120.77 during the day, currently situated 25.71% above its 52 week low of $94.39 and -6.57% away from its one year high of $127. The RSI of 57.2 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Celgene Corporation discovers, develops, and commercializes therapies to treat cancer and inflammatory diseases worldwide. It offers REVLIMID, an oral immunomodulatory drug for multiple myeloma, myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), and mantle cell lymphoma; POMALYST/IMNOVID to treat multiple myeloma; OTEZLA, a small-molecule inhibitor of phosphodiesterase 4 for psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis, and ankylosing spondylitis; and ABRAXANE, a solvent-free chemotherapy product to treat breast, non-small cell lung, pancreatic, and gastric cancers. The company’s products also include VIDAZA, a pyrimidine nucleoside analog for intermediate-2 and high-risk MDS, chronic myelomonocytic leukemia, and acute myeloid leukemia (AML); THALOMID to treat patients with multiple myeloma and erythema nodosum leprosum; and RITALIN and FOCALIN XR products. Its clinical stage products comprise OTEZLA for use in treating various immune-inflammatory diseases; luspatercept for beta-thalassemia and MDS; CC-486 to treat MDS, AML, and solid tumors; AG-881 for glioma with IDH mutations; LSD1 inhibitor to treat non-hodgkin lymphoma and solid tumors; CC-122 and CC-220 to treat hematological and solid tumor cancers, and inflammation and immunology diseases; and durvalumab, an anti-PDL-1 antibody, for multiple hematological cancers. The company has collaborative agreements with Acceleron Pharma, Inc.; Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Sutro Biopharma, Inc.; bluebird bio, Inc.; FORMA Therapeutics Holdings, LLC; OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; NantBioScience, Inc.; AstraZeneca PLC; Lycera Corp.; Juno Therapeutics, Inc.; Nurix Inc.; and Jounce Therapeutics, Inc.; The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Summit, New Jersey.

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) saw its value decrease by -1.42% as the stock dropped $-0.9 to finish the day at a closing price of $62.55. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $52.59-$67.89 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $61.86 to $63.87 during the day, are up by 14.51% in the past three months and up by 4.79% over the past six months. It is currently trading -0.68% below its 20 day moving average and 2.4% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $60 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 51.52. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

 

Stocks In Queue: Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL), Campbell Soup Company (CPB), Monsanto Company (MON)

Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) climbed 0.13% during last trading as the stock added $1.07 to finish the day at $840.03 with about 1.3M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.73M. The $570.32B market cap company, which fluctuated between $835.83 and $842 during the day, currently situated 24.88% above its 52 week low of $672.66 and -3.11% away from its one year high of $867. The RSI of 58.71 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Alphabet Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides online advertising services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and rest of the world. The company offers performance and brand advertising services. It operates through Google and Other Bets segments. The Google segment includes principal Internet products, such as Search, Ads, Commerce, Maps, YouTube, Google Cloud, Android, Chrome, and Google Play, as well as technical infrastructure and newer efforts, including Virtual Reality. This segment also sells digital contents, apps and cloud offerings, and hardware products. The Other Bets segment includes businesses, such as Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Nest, Verily, Waymo, X, and Google Fiber. Alphabet Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) dropped $-0.4 to close the day at a new closing price of $63.03, a -0.63% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 20.55% above its 52 week low of $52.59. A total of 1.36M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.72M. The stock, which fluctuated between $62.92 and $63.44 during the day, currently situated -5.86% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 2.12% in the past one month and up by 18.5% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $60 and RSI of 58.51, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

Monsanto Company (MON) had a light trading with around 1.38M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.85M. The stock traded between $107.44 and $107.86 before closing at the price of $107.63 with -0.04% change on the day. The St. Louis Missouri 63167 based company is currently trading 31.42% above its 52 week low of $83.73 and -4.3% below its 52 week high of $114.26. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 49.91 and $120.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold 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.

 

3 Trending Stocks: United Rentals, Inc. (URI), Paychex, Inc. (PAYX), Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

United Rentals, Inc. (URI) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.34% or $1.68 to close the day at $127.12 on light trading volume of 1.31M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.87M. The Stamford Connecticut 06902 based company has been outperforming the rental & leasing services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 193.31%, compared to the industry which has advanced 61.46% over the same period. With RSI of 65.14, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $122.71, making it a hold for now.

United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. It operates in two segments, General Rentals; and Trench, Power, and Pump. The General Rentals segment engages in the rental of general construction and industrial equipment, such as backhoes, skid-steer loaders, forklifts, earthmoving equipment, and material handling equipment; aerial work platforms, such as boom lifts and scissor lifts; and general tools and light equipment comprising pressure washers, water pumps, and power tools. This segment serves construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, and homeowners. The Trench, Power, and Pump segment is involved in the rental of specialty construction products, including trench safety equipment, such as trench shields, aluminum hydraulic shoring systems, slide rails, crossing plates, construction lasers, and line testing equipment for underground work; power and HVAC equipment, which consists of portable diesel generators, electrical distribution equipment, and temperature control equipment; and pumps primarily used by energy and petrochemical customers. It serves construction companies involved in infrastructure projects, municipalities, and industrial companies. The company also sells new equipment, such as aerial lifts, reach forklifts, telehandlers, compressors, and generators; contractor supplies, including construction consumables, tools, small equipment, and safety supplies; and parts for equipment that are owned by the company’s customers, as well as provides repair and maintenance services. It sells its used equipment through its sales force, brokers, and Website, as well as at auctions and directly to manufacturers. As of January 1, 2017, the company operated 887 rental locations in the United States and Canada. United Rentals, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) fell -0.05% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.03 to finish the day at $58.46 with about 1.3M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.1M. The $20.99B market cap company, which fluctuated between $58.42 and $58.99 during the day, currently situated 30.94% above its 52 week low of $48.63 and -5.27% away from its one year high of $62.18. The RSI of 39.61 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Paychex, Inc. provides payroll, human resource, insurance, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small to medium-sized businesses in the United States and Germany. The company offers payroll processing services that include payroll tax administration services; employee payment services; and regulatory compliance services, such as new-hire reporting and garnishment processing. It also provides human resource outsourcing services, such as Paychex HR solutions comprising payroll, employer compliance, human resource and employee benefits administration, risk management outsourcing, and the on-site availability of a professionally trained human resource representative; and retirement services administration, including plan implementation, ongoing compliance with government regulations, employee and employer reporting, participant and employer online access, electronic funds transfer, and other administrative services. In addition, the company offers insurance services for property and casualty coverage, such as workers’ compensation, business-owner policies, commercial auto, and health and benefits coverage, including health, dental, vision, and life; cloud-based human resource administration software products for employee benefits management and administration, and time and attendance solutions; and other human resource services and products, such as employee handbooks, management manuals, and personnel and required regulatory forms. Further, it provides various accounting and financial services to small- to medium-sized businesses, which include purchasing of accounts receivable as a means of providing funding to clients in the temporary staffing industry; a cloud-based accounting service; payment processing services; payment distribution services; and a small-business loan resource center. Paychex, Inc. markets its products and services through direct sales force. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Rochester, New York.

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) saw its value decrease by -0.89% as the stock dropped $-0.57 to finish the day at a closing price of $63.27. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $52.59-$67.89 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $63.12 to $63.79 during the day, are up by 15.79% in the past three months and up by 4.85% over the past six months. It is currently trading 0.9% above its 20 day moving average and 4.44% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $60 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 61.5. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: Campbell Soup Company (CPB), VMware, Inc. (VMW), Comerica Incorporated (CMA)

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) saw its value increase by 0.27% as the stock gained $0.17 to finish the day at a closing price of $63.4. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $52.59-$67.89 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $63.08 to $63.76 during the day, are up by 18.42% in the past three months and up by 4.64% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.68% above its 20 day moving average and 5.1% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $60 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 67.24.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

VMware, Inc. (VMW) shares were up in last trading by 0.32% to $89.76. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 2.95% over the past week and grew 11.43% in the past month. It is currently trading 9.28% above its 50 day moving average and 25.23% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -0.62% decrease in value from its one year high of $90.32. The RSI indicator value of 76.23, lead us to believe that it may reverse gains in the near term.

VMware, Inc. provides virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions in the United States and internationally. Its virtualization infrastructure solutions include a suite of products and services designed to deliver a software-defined data center (SDDC), run on industry-standard desktop computers, servers, and mobile devices; and support a range of operating system and application environments, as well as networking and storage infrastructures. The company offers VMware vSphere, a SDDC platform, which enables users to deploy hypervisor, a layer of software that resides between the operating system and system hardware to enable compute virtualization; storage and availability products that provide data storage and protection options; network and security products; and management and automation products to manage and automate overarching IT processes involved in provisioning IT services and resources to users from initial infrastructure deployment to retirement. It also provides SDDC suites, such as VMware vCloud Suite, vSphere with Operations Management, and VMware vRealize suite for building and managing cloud infrastructure for use with the VMware vSphere platform. In addition, the company offers hybrid cloud computing solutions, including VMware vCloud Air Network Service Providers and VMware vCloud Air; and end-user computing solutions, which enables IT organizations to deliver secure access to applications, data, and devices to end users. VMware, Inc. sells its products through distributors, resellers, system vendors, and systems integrators. It has a strategic alliance with Amazon Web Services, Inc. to build and deliver an integrated hybrid solution. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California. VMware, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Dell EMC.

Comerica Incorporated (CMA) traded within a range of $66.9 to $67.82 after opening the day at $67.56. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -0.53% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.73% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $67.75 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -4.85% below its 52 week high of $71.2 and 126.56% above its 12-month low of $30.48. The shares are up by over 30.73% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 46.72 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Comerica Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, provides various financial products and services. It operates through three segments: Business Bank, Retail Bank, and Wealth Management. The Business Bank segment offers various products and services, such as commercial loans and lines of credit, deposits, cash management, capital market products, international trade finance, letters of credit, foreign exchange management services, and loan syndication services to middle market businesses, multinational corporations, and governmental entities. The Retail Bank segment provides small business banking and personal financial services, including consumer lending, consumer deposit gathering, and mortgage loan origination. This segment also offers a range of consumer products consisting of deposit accounts, installment loans, credit cards, student loans, home equity lines of credit, and residential mortgage loans. The Wealth Management segment provides products and services comprising fiduciary services, private banking, retirement services, investment management and advisory services, and investment banking and brokerage services. This segment also sells annuity products, as well as life, disability, and long-term care insurance products. The company operates in Texas, California, and Michigan, as well as in Arizona and Florida, the United States; Canada; and Mexico. Comerica Incorporated was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

 

Stock’s Trend Analysis Report: Ameren Corporation (AEE), Campbell Soup Company (CPB), AMETEK, Inc. (AME)

Ameren Corporation (AEE) climbed 1.62% during last trading as the stock added $0.84 to finish the day at $52.59 with about 1.03M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.38M. The $12.76B market cap company, which fluctuated between $51.69 and $52.62 during the day, currently situated 21.47% above its 52 week low of $44.84 and -1.52% away from its one year high of $54.08. The RSI of 57.62 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Ameren Corporation operates as a public utility holding company in the United States. The company engages in the rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution in Missouri; and rate-regulated natural gas transmission and distribution businesses in Illinois. It primarily generates electricity through coal, solar, nuclear power, natural gas, methane gas, hydroelectric power, and oil resources. The company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers. As of February 19, 2016, it had a generating capacity of approximately 10,200 megawatts; and served 2.4 million electric customers and approximately 900,000 natural gas customers. The company was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) gained $0.67 to close the day at a new closing price of $63.16, a 1.07% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 20.8% above its 52 week low of $52.59. A total of 1.03M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.87M. The stock, which fluctuated between $62.71 and $63.54 during the day, currently situated -5.66% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 4.76% in the past one month and up by 18.94% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $59.67 and RSI of 70.41, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

AMETEK, Inc. (AME) had a light trading with around 1.03M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.17M. The stock traded between $50.44 and $51.08 before closing at the price of $51.04 with -0.1% change on the day. The Berwyn Pennsylvania 19312 based company is currently trading 20.1% above its 52 week low of $42.82 and -3.39% below its 52 week high of $52.83. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 56.59 and $56.36 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

AMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide. The company’s Electronic Instruments Group segment provides advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power, and industrial markets; process and analytical instruments for the oil, gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, and factory automation markets; instruments for the laboratory equipment, ultra precision manufacturing, medical, and test and measurement markets; and vision systems for surface inspection. This segment also offers aircraft and engine sensors, monitoring systems, power instruments, data acquisition units, and fuel and fluid measurement systems for the aerospace industry; power quality monitoring and metering devices, industrial battery chargers, uninterruptible power supplies, programmable power and electrical test equipment, and gas turbine sensors; and dashboard instruments for heavy trucks and other vehicles, as well as timing controls and cooking computers for the food service industry. Its Electromechanical Group segment provides electrical interconnects, specialty metals, thermal management systems, and floor care and specialty motors; precision motion control products for data storage, medical devices, business equipment, factory automation, and other applications; engineered electrical connectors and packaging products to protect sensitive electronic devices; and metal tubing products. This segment also offers high-purity metals, metal strips, shaped wires, and advanced composites for various industrial applications; and motors used in commercial appliances, fitness equipment, food and beverage machines, hydraulic pumps, industrial blowers, and vacuum cleaners, as well as operates a network of aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul facilities. The company sells its products through direct sales force, sales representatives, and distributors. AMETEK, Inc. was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.

 

Traders Recap: General Electric Company (GE), Campbell Soup Company (CPB), Mastercard Incorporated (MA)

General Electric Company (GE) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.87% or $-0.26 to close the day at $29.7 on higher than average trading volume of 38.65M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 32.39M. The Boston Massachusetts 02210 based company has been outperforming the diversified machinery companies by 1.5551% for last three months and its recent gains have offset losses to -6.01% YTD, versus the diversified machinery industry which is up 0.58% for the same period. The RSI of 30.33 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

General Electric Company operates as an infrastructure and financial services company worldwide. Its Power segment offers gas and steam power systems; maintenance, service, and upgrade solutions; distributed power gas engines; water treatment, wastewater treatment, and process system solutions; and nuclear reactors, fuels, and support services. The company’s Renewable Energy segment offers wind turbine platforms, and hardware and software; offshore wind turbines; and solutions, products, and services to hydropower industry. Its Oil and Gas segment offers turbomachinery solutions; surface and subsea drilling and production systems, and equipment for floating production platforms; measurement and control products; and compressors, pumps, valves, and natural gas solutions. The company’s Energy Management segment offers industrial and grid solutions, and power conversion systems. Its Aviation segment designs and produces commercial and military aircraft engines, integrated digital components, electric power, and mechanical aircraft systems; and offers aftermarket services. The company’s Healthcare segment offers diagnostic imaging and clinical systems; products for drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing, and cellular technologies; and healthcare information technology products. Its Transportation segment offers freight and passenger locomotives, parts, wreck repair, software-enabled solutions, mining equipment and services, marine diesel engines, and stationary power diesel engines and motors, as well as overhaul, repair, and upgrade services. GE’s Appliances & Lighting segment sells and services home appliances; and manufactures, sources, and sells lighting solutions. Its Capital segment offers commercial lending and leasing, factoring, energy financial, and aircraft financing and leasing services. GE also designs powder bed-based laser additive manufacturing machines. The company was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut.

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) had a active trading with around 2.4M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.86M. The stock traded between $61.91 and $62.9 before closing at the price of $62.23 with -0.24% change on the day. The Camden New Jersey 08103 based company is currently trading 19.02% above its 52 week low of $52.59 and -7.05% below its 52 week high of $67.89. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 63.56 and $59.67 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

Mastercard Incorporated (MA) traded within a range of $105.5 to $107.1 after opening the day at $105.97. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 3.2% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.72% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $106.33 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -4.27% below its 52 week high of $111.07 and 36.52% above its 12-month low of $78.52. The shares are down by over -0.33% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 45.13 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

MasterCard Incorporated, a technology company, provides transaction processing and other payment-related products and services in the United States and internationally. It facilitates the processing of payment transactions, including authorization, clearing, and settlement, as well as delivers related products and services. The company also offers value-added services, such as loyalty and reward programs, and information and consulting services. In addition, it provides cross-border and domestic processing services; and issuer and acquirer processing solutions, and payment and mobile gateways. Further, the company offers various payment products and solutions for cardholders, merchants, financial institutions, and governments; programs that enable issuers to provide consumers with cards to defer payments; payment products and solutions that allow its customers to access funds in deposit and other accounts; prepaid payment programs and management services; and commercial payment products and solutions. Additionally, it provides products and services to prevent, detect, and respond to fraud and ensure the safety of transactions. The company offers payment solutions and services under the MasterCard, Maestro, and Cirrus brands. MasterCard Incorporated was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Purchase, New York.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: Campbell Soup Company (CPB), CME Group Inc. (CME), The Clorox Company (CLX)

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) saw its value decrease by -0.06% as the stock dropped $-0.04 to finish the day at a closing price of $62.58. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $52.59-$67.89 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $62.34 to $62.98 during the day, are up by 17.3% in the past three months and up by 2.86% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.95% above its 20 day moving average and 5.97% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $59.67 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 67.62.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

CME Group Inc. (CME) shares were down in last trading by -0.36% to $120.31. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 3.13% over the past week and grew 3.1% in the past month. It is currently trading 4.31% above its 50 day moving average and 18.38% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -0.64% decrease in value from its one year high of $124.01. The RSI indicator value of 68.12, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

CME Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates contract markets for the trading of futures and options on futures contracts worldwide. The company offers a range of products across various asset classes, based on interest rates, equity indexes, foreign exchange, energy, agricultural commodities, and metals. Its products include exchange-traded; and privately negotiated futures and options contracts and swaps. It executes trade through its electronic trading platforms, open outcry, and privately negotiated transactions, as well as provides hosting, connectivity, and customer support for electronic trading through its co-location services. The company also provides clearing and settlement services for exchange-traded contracts, as well as for cleared swaps; and regulatory reporting solutions for market participants through its global repository services in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia. In addition, the company offers a range of market data services, including live quotes, delayed quotes, market reports, and historical data service, as well as index services. CME Group Inc. serves professional traders, financial institutions, institutional and individual investors, corporations, manufacturers, producers, governments, and central banks. The company was formerly known as Chicago Mercantile Exchange Holdings Inc. and changed its name to CME Group Inc. in July 2007. CME Group Inc. was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

The Clorox Company (CLX) traded within a range of $118.87 to $121.41 after opening the day at $121.28. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 1.06% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.95% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $120.49 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -12.56% below its 52 week high of $140.47 and 9.03% above its 12-month low of $111.24. The shares are up by over 1.8% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 53.11 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

The Clorox Company manufactures and markets consumer and professional products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Cleaning, Household, Lifestyle, and International. The company offers laundry additives, including bleach products under the Clorox and Clorox 2 stain fighter and color booster brand names; home care products under the Clorox, Formula 409, Liquid-Plumr, Pine-Sol, S.O.S, and Tilex brand names; naturally derived products under the Green Works brand name; and professional cleaning and disinfecting products under the Clorox, Dispatch, Aplicare, HealthLink, and Clorox Healthcare brand names. It also provides charcoal products under the Kingsford and Match Light brand names; cat litter products under the Fresh Step, Scoop Away, and Ever Clean brand names; digestive health products under the Renew Life brand name; and bags, wraps, and containers under the Glad brand name. In addition, the company offers dressings and sauces under the Hidden Valley, KC Masterpiece, and Soy Vay brand names; water-filtration systems and filters under the Brita brand name; and natural personal care products under the Burt’s Bees brand name. Further, it markets its products under the PinoLuz, Ayudin, Limpido, Clorinda, Poett, Mistolin, Lestoil, Bon Bril, Agua Jane, and Chux brand names. The company sells its products primarily through mass retail outlets, e-commerce channels, wholesale distributors, and medical supply distributors to mass merchandisers, warehouse clubs, and grocery stores and wholesalers, as well as dollar, military, and other retail stores. The Clorox Company was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Oakland, California.

 

Stock’s Trend Analysis Report: DTE Energy Company (DTE), Ecolab Inc. (ECL), Campbell Soup Company (CPB)

DTE Energy Company (DTE) fell -0.02% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.02 to finish the day at $97.94 with about 1.13M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.01M. The $17.53B market cap company, which fluctuated between $97.01 and $98.01 during the day, currently situated 25.69% above its 52 week low of $81.59 and -1.56% away from its one year high of $100.45. The RSI of 53.68 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

DTE Energy Company engages in the utility operations. The company’s Electric segment is involved in the generation, purchase, distribution, and sale of electricity to approximately 2.2 million residential, commercial, and industrial customers in southeastern Michigan. It generates electricity through fossil-fuel, hydroelectric pumped storage, and nuclear plants, as well as wind and other renewable assets. This segment owns and operates approximately 676 distribution substations and 432,500 line transformers. Its Gas segment engages in the purchase, storage, transportation, distribution, and sale of natural gas to approximately 1.2 million residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Michigan, as well as the sale of storage and transportation capacity. This segment has approximately 19,000 miles of distribution mains; 1,165,000 service pipelines; and 1,314,000 active meters, as well as owns approximately 2,000 miles of transmission pipelines. The company’s Gas Storage and Pipelines segment controls natural gas storage fields, and intrastate lateral and intrastate gathering pipeline systems, as well as has ownership interests in interstate pipelines serving the Midwest, Ontario, and northeast markets. Its Power and Industrial Projects segment provides metallurgical coke; pulverized coal and petroleum coke to the steel, pulp and paper, and other industries; and power generation, steam and chilled water production, wastewater treatment, and compressed air supply to industrial customers. This segment also owns and operates 4 renewable generating plants with a capacity of 191 MWs; and 9 reduced emissions fuel facilities, as well as develop landfill gas recovery systems. The company’s Energy Trading segment focuses on physical and financial power, and gas marketing and trading; structured transactions; and optimization of contracted natural gas pipeline transportation and storage positions. DTE Energy Company was founded in 1995 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

Ecolab Inc. (ECL) gained $0.84 to close the day at a new closing price of $122.49, a 0.69% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 25.74% above its 52 week low of $98.62. A total of 1.13M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 954.69K. The stock, which fluctuated between $121.57 and $122.54 during the day, currently situated -1.1% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 3.29% in the past one month and up by 5.27% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $126.22 and RSI of 69.61, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Ecolab Inc. provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies and services for customers worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Global Industrial, Global Institutional, and Global Energy. The Global Industrial segment provides water treatment and process applications, and cleaning and sanitizing solutions primarily to large industrial customers within the manufacturing, food and beverage processing, chemical, mining and primary metals, power generation, pulp and paper, and commercial laundry industries. The Global Institutional segment offers specialized cleaning and sanitizing products to the foodservice, hospitality, lodging, healthcare, government and education, and retail industries. The Global Energy segment provides the process chemicals and water treatment needs of the petroleum and petrochemical industries in upstream and downstream applications. The company also offers pest elimination services, such as detection, eliminate, and prevent pests, such as rodents and insects, in restaurants, food and beverage processors, educational and healthcare facilities, hotels, quick service restaurant and grocery operations, and other institutional and commercial customers; and equipment repair, maintenance and preventive maintenance services for the commercial food service industry. The company sells its products through company-employed field sales personnel, corporate account personnel, distributors, and dealers. Ecolab Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) had a light trading with around 1.13M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.88M. The stock traded between $62.72 and $63.5 before closing at the price of $63.1 with -0.32% change on the day. The Camden New Jersey 08103 based company is currently trading 20.68% above its 52 week low of $52.59 and -5.75% below its 52 week high of $67.89. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 76.27 and $59.08 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

 

Traders Watch list: Campbell Soup Company (CPB), Duke Energy Corporation (DUK), The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) saw its value increase by 2.36% as the stock gained $1.42 to finish the day at a closing price of $61.57. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $51.84-$67.89 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $60.26 to $62.16 during the day, are up by 13.94% in the past three months and down by -6.31% over the past six months. It is currently trading 2.74% above its 20 day moving average and 7.56% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $58.77 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 72.93.The technical indicator do not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains any time soon.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) shares were up in last trading by 0.57% to $77.54. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -0.27% over the past week and grew 1.39% in the past month. It is currently trading 2% above its 50 day moving average and -1.17% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -10.63% decrease in value from its one year high of $87.75. The RSI indicator value of 56.5, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Duke Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy company in the United States and Latin America. It operates through three segments: Regulated Utilities, International Energy, and Commercial Portfolio. The Regulated Utilities segment generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity in the Carolinas, Florida, Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana; and transports and sells natural gas in southwestern Ohio and northern Kentucky. This segment owns approximately 50,000 megawatts (MW) of generation capacity; and uses coal, hydroelectric, natural gas, oil, and nuclear fuel to generate electricity. It serves approximately 7.4 million retail electric customers in 6 states in the Southeast and Midwest regions of the United States with a service area covering approximately 95,000 square miles; and approximately 525,000 retail natural gas customers in southwestern Ohio and northern Kentucky. This segment is also involved in the wholesale of electricity to incorporated municipalities, electric cooperative utilities, and other load-serving entities. The International Energy segment operates and manages power generation facilities; and markets and sells electric power, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. This segment serves retail distributors, electric utilities, independent power producers, marketers, and industrial and commercial companies. The Commercial Portfolio segment acquires, builds, develops, and operates wind and solar renewable generation and energy transmission projects. Its portfolio includes nonregulated renewable energy, electric transmission, natural gas infrastructure, and energy storage businesses. This segment has 22 wind farms and 38 commercial solar farms with a capacity of 2,400 MW across 11 states. The company was formerly known as Duke Energy Holding Corp. and changed its name to Duke Energy Corporation in April 2005. Duke Energy Corporation was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) opening the day at $86.83. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 0.11% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.76% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $87.42 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -2.75% below its 52 week high of $90.54 and 31.88% above its 12-month low of $68.18. The shares are up by over 1.04% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 62.25 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

The Kraft Heinz Company manufactures and markets food and beverage products in the United States, Canada, Europe, and rest of world. The company’s products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy products, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, snack nuts, dressings, packaged dinners, infant/nutrition products, and other grocery products. It offers its products under various brand names, including Kraft, Oscar Mayer, Heinz, Planters, Velveeta, Philadelphia, Lunchables, Maxwell House, Capri Sun, Ore-Ida, Kool-Aid, Jell-O, Cracker Barrel, Tassimo, Plasmon, Lea & Perrins, ABC, Master, Quero, Golden Circle, Wattie’s, and Complan. The Kraft Heinz Company sells its products through independent brokers, agents and distributors to chain, wholesale, cooperative and independent grocery accounts, convenience stores, drug stores, value stores, bakeries, pharmacies, mass merchants, club stores, hotels, restaurants, hospitals, health care facilities, and certain government agencies, as well as through its own sales organizations. The company was formerly known as H.J. Heinz Holding Corporation and changed its name to The Kraft Heinz Company in July 2015. The Kraft Heinz Company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

 

Stocks on the Move: Campbell Soup Company (CPB), DDR Corp. (DDR), Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL)

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.42% or $0.83 to close the day at $59.11 on active trading volume of 2.79M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.17M. The Camden New Jersey 08103 based company has been outperforming the processed & packaged goods group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 12.65%, compared to the industry which has advanced 10.71% over the same period. With RSI of 68.44, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $58.62, making it a hold for now.

Campbell Soup Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets food and beverage products. It operates through three segments: Americas Simple Meals and Beverages; Global Biscuits and Snacks; and Campbell Fresh. The Americas Simple Meals and Beverages segment engages in the retail and food service of Campbell’s condensed and ready-to-serve soups; Swanson broth and stocks; Prego pasta sauces; Pace Mexican sauces; Campbell’s gravies, pastas, beans, and dinner sauces; Swanson canned poultry; Plum food and snacks; V8 juices and beverages; and Campbell’s tomato juices. The Global Biscuits and Snacks segment provides Pepperidge Farm cookies, crackers, bakery, and frozen products in the United States retail; and Arnott’s biscuits in Australia and the Asia Pacific; and Kelsen cookies worldwide, as well as meals and shelf-stable beverages in Australia and the Asia Pacific. The Campbell Fresh segment provides Bolthouse Farms fresh carrots, carrot ingredients, refrigerated beverages, and refrigerated salad dressings; and Garden Fresh Gourmet salsa, hummus, dips, and tortilla chips, as well as refrigerated soups. The company sells its products through retail food chains, mass discounters, mass merchandisers, club stores, convenience stores, drug stores, and dollar stores, as well as other retail, commercial, and non-commercial establishments; and independent contractor distributors. Campbell Soup Company was founded in 1869 and is headquartered in Camden, New Jersey.

DDR Corp. (DDR) fell -2.09% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.33 to finish the day at $15.48 with about 2.78M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.64M. The $5.79B market cap company, which fluctuated between $15.42 and $15.65 during the day, currently situated 5.52% above its 52 week low of $14.67 and -22.29% away from its one year high of $19.92. The RSI of 51.51 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

DDR Corp. is an equity real estate investment trust. It invests in the real estate markets of the United States and Puerto Rico. The firm is in the business of acquiring, owning, developing, redeveloping, expanding, leasing and managing shopping centers. It formerly known as Developers Diversified Realty Corp. DDR Corp is based in Beachwood, Ohio.

Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) saw its value increase by 0.88% as the stock gained $0.3 to finish the day at a closing price of $34.39. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $33.18-$45.72 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $33.96 to $34.47 during the day, are down by -5.39% in the past three months and up by 0.64% over the past six months. It is currently trading -1.27% below its 20 day moving average and -5.81% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $39.6 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 43.25. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Hormel Foods Corporation produces and markets various meat and food products worldwide. The company operates in five segments: Grocery Products, Refrigerated Foods, Jennie-O Turkey Store, Specialty Foods, and International & Other. It provides various perishable meat products, including fresh meats, frozen items, refrigerated meal solutions, sausages, hams, wieners, and bacon; and shelf-stable products comprising canned luncheon meats, shelf-stable microwaveable meals, stews, chilies, hash, meat spreads, flour and corn tortillas, salsas, tortilla chips, peanut butter, and other products. The company also offers poultry products, such as turkey products; and nutritional food products and supplements, sugar and sugar substitutes, dessert and drink mixes, and industrial gelatin products. It sells its products through sales personnel, as well as through independent brokers and distributors. The company was formerly known as Geo. A. Hormel & Company and changed its name to Hormel Foods Corporation in January 1995. Hormel Foods Corporation was founded in 1891 and is based in Austin, Minnesota.