Stocks on the Move: MetLife, Inc. (MET), KeyCorp (KEY), The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

MetLife, Inc. (MET) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.52% or $-0.28 to close the day at $53.65 on active trading volume of 7.51M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.86M. The New York New York 10166 based company has been outperforming the life insurance group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 41.65%, compared to the industry which has advanced 43.59% over the same period. With RSI of 51.97, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $59.86, making it a hold for now.

MetLife, Inc. provides life insurance, annuities, employee benefits, and asset management products in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. It operates in six segments: Retail; Group, Voluntary & Worksite Benefits; Corporate Benefit Funding; Latin America; Asia; and Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The company provides variable, universal, term, and whole life products; individual disability income products; personal lines property and casualty insurance, including private passenger automobile, homeowners, and personal excess liability insurance; and variable and fixed annuities for asset accumulation and distribution needs, as well as mutual funds and other securities products. It also offers group insurance products, such as variable, universal, and term life products; dental, group short- and long-term disability, and accidental death and dismemberment coverages; and voluntary and worksite products consisting of personal lines property and casualty insurance, as well as LTC, prepaid legal plans, and critical illness products. In addition, the company provides annuity and investment products comprising guaranteed interest products and other stable value products, income annuities, and separate account contracts for the investment management of defined benefit and defined contribution plan assets; and structured settlements and products to fund postretirement benefits and company-, bank- or trust-owned life insurance, as well as health insurance, group medical, credit insurance, endowment, retirement, and savings products. It serves individuals and corporations, as well as other institutions and their employees. The company sells its products through sales forces, third-party organizations, independent agents, and property and casualty specialists, as well as through career agency, bancassurance, direct marketing, brokerage, and e-commerce channels. MetLife, Inc. was founded in 1863 and is based in New York, New York.

KeyCorp (KEY) fell -0.58% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.11 to finish the day at $18.99 with about 7.24M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 12.85M. The $20.39B market cap company, which fluctuated between $18.85 and $19.11 during the day, currently situated 90.49% above its 52 week low of $10.15 and -1.15% away from its one year high of $19.21. The RSI of 61.8 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

KeyCorp operates as the bank holding company for KeyBank National Association that provides various retail and commercial banking services to individual, corporate, and institutional clients in the United States. The company’s Key Community Bank segment offers deposit and investment products; personal finance services and loans, including residential mortgages, home equity, credit cards, and various installment loans for individuals; deposits, investment and credit products, and business advisory services to small businesses; and financial, estate and retirement planning, and asset management services to high-net-worth clients. This segment also provides commercial lending, cash management, equipment leasing, investment and employee benefit programs, succession planning, access to capital markets, derivatives, and foreign exchange services to mid-sized businesses. Its Key Corporate Bank segment offers a suite of banking and capital market products, such as syndicated finance, debt and equity capital market products, commercial payments, equipment finance, commercial mortgage banking, derivatives, foreign exchange, financial advisory, and public finance, as well as commercial mortgage loans for middle market clients comprising consumer, energy, healthcare, industrial, public, real estate, and technology sectors. In addition, KeyCorp provides personal, securities lending, and custody services; access to mutual funds; treasury, investment banking, international banking, and investment management services; public retirement plans, and foundations and endowments plans; and financial services consisting of community development financing, securities underwriting, and brokerage, as well as merchant services. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 966 retail banking branches and 1,257 automated teller machines in 12 states, as well as a telephone banking call center. KeyCorp was founded in 1849 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) saw its value increase by 0.48% as the stock gained $0.53 to finish the day at a closing price of $110.71. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $89.61-$111.99 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $110.09 to $110.87 during the day, are up by 14.19% in the past three months and up by 15.17% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.31% above its 20 day moving average and 3.52% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $115.71 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 63.92. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

 

Worth Watching Stocks: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Eversource Energy (ES), Honeywell International Inc. (HON)

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) saw its value increase by 0.62% as the stock gained $0.68 to finish the day at a closing price of $110.33. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $89.61-$111.99 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $109.53 to $110.33 during the day, are up by 13.82% in the past three months and up by 14.5% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.16% above its 20 day moving average and 3.64% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $115.71 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 61.76.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Eversource Energy (ES) shares were down in last trading by -0.96% to $55.95. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.3% over the past week and grew 1.45% in the past month. It is currently trading 2.42% above its 50 day moving average and 2.25% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -5.89% decrease in value from its one year high of $60.44. The RSI indicator value of 57.85, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Eversource Energy, a public utility holding company, engages in the energy delivery business. The company operates in three segments: Electric Distribution, Electric Transmission, and Natural Gas Distribution. It is involved in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity; and distribution of natural gas. The company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire, the United States. It provides energy delivery services to approximately 3.6 million electric and natural gas customers. The company was formerly known as Northeast Utilities and changed its name to Eversource Energy in April 2015. Eversource Energy was founded in 1927 and is based in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Honeywell International Inc. (HON) traded within a range of $123.14 to $123.96 after opening the day at $123.5. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 6.71% so far this year. The stock was down close to 0% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $123.62 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -0.15% below its 52 week high of $123.96 and 24.09% above its 12-month low of $100.71. The shares are up by over 9.8% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 80.42 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

Honeywell International Inc. operates as a diversified technology and manufacturing company worldwide. Its Aerospace segment offers aircraft engines, integrated avionics, systems and service solutions, and related products and services for aircraft manufacturers and operators, airlines, military services, and defense and space contractors, as well as spare parts, and repair and maintenance services for the aftermarket. This segment also provides auxiliary power units; propulsion engines; environmental control, connectivity, electric power, flight safety, communication, navigation, radar, surveillance, and thermal systems; engine controls; aircraft lighting products, as well as wheels and brakes; advanced systems and instruments; and turbochargers, as well as management, technical, logistics, repair, and overhaul services to original equipment manufacturers in the air transport, regional, business, and general aviation aircraft; and automotive and truck manufacturers. The company’s Home and Building Technologies segment offers environmental and energy, security and fire, and building solutions. Its Safety and Productivity Solutions segment provides sensing and productivity Solutions, and industrial safety products. Its Performance Materials and Technologies segment provides catalysts and adsorbents; equipment and consulting services for the petroleum refining, gas processing, petrochemical, and other industries; and automation control, instrumentation, software, and services for the oil and gas, refining, pulp and paper, industrial power generation, chemicals and petrochemicals, biofuels, life sciences, metals, minerals, and mining industries. It also offers fluorocarbons, hydrofluoroolefins, caprolactam, resins, ammonium sulfate fertilizers, phenol, specialty films, waxes, additives, fibers, research chemicals and intermediates, and electronic materials and chemicals. The company was founded in 1920 and is based in Morris Plains, New Jersey.

 

Traders Watch list: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Expedia, Inc. (EXPE), Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) saw its value decrease by -0.21% as the stock dropped $-0.23 to finish the day at a closing price of $109.26. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $90.32-$111.99 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $108.58 to $109.8 during the day, are up by 16.34% in the past three months and up by 12.61% over the past six months. It is currently trading 0.33% above its 20 day moving average and 3.05% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $115.71 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 55.44.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Expedia, Inc. (EXPE) shares were down in last trading by -0.49% to $122.65. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.92% over the past week and grew 4.65% in the past month. It is currently trading 2.98% above its 50 day moving average and 6.09% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -7.96% decrease in value from its one year high of $133.55. The RSI indicator value of 62.39, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Expedia, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online travel company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Core OTA, Trivago, Egencia, and HomeAway. It facilitates the booking of hotel rooms, airline seats, car rentals, and destination services from its travel suppliers; and acts as an agent in the transactions. The company serves leisure and corporate travelers, offline retail travel agents, and travel service providers through Expedia.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire.com, Wotif.com, Wotif.co.nz, lastminute.com.au, lastminute.com.nz, travel.com.au, CarRentals.com, and Orbitz.com Websites; and Travelocity, HomeAway, Egencia, trivago, Classic Vacations, Expedia Local Expert, and Expedia CruiseShipCenters brands, as well as Expedia Affiliate Network. It also engages in advertising and media business. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.

Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) traded within a range of $84.13 to $86.66 after opening the day at $84.74. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 9.41% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.5% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $86.17 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 0.12% above its 52 week high of $86.66 and 50.33% above its 12-month low of $58.1. The shares are up by over 8.47% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 70.34 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets worldwide. It develops and publishes digital interactive entertainment games primarily under the FIFA, Madden NFL, Star Wars, Battlefield, The Sims, Need for Speed, Mass Effect, Dragon Age, Plants vs. Zombies, and Titanfall brand names. The company also offers casual games, such as cards, puzzles, and word games through its Pogo online service. Electronic Arts Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.

 

Stocks To Track: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), HP Inc. (HPQ), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) fell 0% during last trading as the stock lost $0 to finish the day at $109 with about 13.61M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.35M. The $173.12B market cap company, which fluctuated between $108.98 and $111.42 during the day, currently situated 28.28% above its 52 week low of $86.96 and -2.67% away from its one year high of $111.99. The RSI of 54.77 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

HP Inc. (HPQ) gained $0.08 to close the day at a new closing price of $15.51, a 0.52% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 80.76% above its 52 week low of $8.91. A total of 13.2M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 11.84M. The stock, which fluctuated between $15.39 and $15.64 during the day, currently situated -3.74% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 5.65% in the past one month and up by 3.93% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $16.07 and RSI of 60.07, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

HP Inc. provides products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers and small- and medium-sized businesses, as well as to the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. It operates through Personal Systems and Printing segments. The Personal Systems segment offers commercial personal computers (PCs), consumer PCs, workstations, thin clients, commercial tablets and mobility devices, retail point-of-sale systems, displays and other related accessories, software, support, and services for the commercial and consumer markets. The Printing segment provides consumer and commercial printer hardware, supplies, media, solutions, and services, as well as scanning devices; and laserjet and enterprise, inkjet and printing, graphics, and 3D printing solutions. The company was formerly known as Hewlett-Packard Company and changed its name to HP Inc. in October 2015. HP Inc. was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) had a light trading with around 13.18M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 13.72M. The stock traded between $15.63 and $16.24 before closing at the price of $15.88 with -0.94% change on the day. The Houston Texas 77056 based company is currently trading 147.97% above its 52 week low of $6.52 and -17.63% below its 52 week high of $19.28. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 32.26 and $20.46 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Marathon Oil Corporation operates as an energy company. It operates through three segments: North America E&P, International E&P, and Oil Sands Mining. The North America E&P segment develops, explores for, produces, and markets crude oil and condensate, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in North America. The International Exploration and Production segment explores for, produces, and markets crude oil and condensate, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Libya, and the United Kingdom; and produces and markets products manufactured from natural gas, such as liquefied natural gas and methanol in Equatorial Guinea. The Oil Sands Mining segment mines, extracts, and transports bitumen from oil sands deposits in Alberta and Canada; and upgrades the bitumen to produce and market synthetic crude oil and vacuum gas oil. As of December 31, 2015, it had rights to participate in developed and undeveloped leases totaling approximately 32,000 net acres. The company was formerly known as USX Corporation and changed its name to Marathon Oil Corporation in July 2001. Marathon Oil Corporation was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

 

Stocks Alert: Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY), The Walt Disney Company (DIS), MGM Resorts International (MGM)

Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY) retreated with the stock falling -0.26% or $-0.06 to close at $22.65 on active trading volume of 6.93M compared its three months average trading volume of 5.56M. The Detroit Michigan 48243 based company operating under the Mortgage Investment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 33.16% up for the period and up by 19.09% so far this year. With price target of $25.44 and a 52.63% rebound from 52-week low, Ally Financial Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Ally Financial Inc., a diversified financial services company, provides a range of financial products and services primarily to automotive dealers and their retail customers in the United States. It offers dealer financial services, including a range of financial services and insurance products to automotive dealers and retail customers. The company also provides automotive finance services for dealers, such as new and used vehicle inventory financing; inventory insurance; term loans, including real estate and working capital loans; and vehicle remarketing services, as well as vehicle service contracts (VCSs) and guaranteed automobile protection (GAP) products. In addition, it offers retail automotive financing for new and used vehicles, and leasing for new vehicles; consumer finance protection and insurance products, such as VSCs, maintenance coverage, and GAP products; commercial insurance products; and senior secured commercial-lending products. Further, the company, through its subsidiary, Ally Bank provides savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, interest-bearing checking accounts, trust accounts, and individual retirement accounts; and online and mobile banking, electronic bill pay, remote deposit, and electronic funds transfer. It also engages in the management of held-for-investment mortgage loan portfolio that includes the execution of bulk purchases of jumbo and low-to-moderate income mortgage loans originated by third parties. The company was formerly known as GMAC Inc. and changed its name to Ally Financial Inc. in May 2010. Ally Financial Inc. was founded in 1919 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) dropped $-0.73 to close the day at a new closing price of $109.57, a -0.66% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 28.95% above its 52 week low of $86.25. A total of 6.83M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 8.32M. The stock, which fluctuated between $109.3 and $110.15 during the day, currently situated -2.16% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 2.04% in the past one month and up by 18.25% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $114.39 and RSI of 60.58, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

MGM Resorts International (MGM) shares were up in last trading by 0.66% to $29.05. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -0.21% over the past week and fell -1.09% in the past month. It is currently trading 0.1% above its 50 day moving average and 13.71% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -5.13% decrease in value from its one year high of $30.62. The RSI indicator value of 49.7, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

MGM Resorts International, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, owns and/or operates casino resorts in the United States and China. The company operates through two segments, Wholly Owned Domestic Resorts and MGM China. Its casino resorts offer gaming, hotel, convention, dining, entertainment, retail, and other resort amenities. Its casino operations include various slots, table games, and race and sports book wagering. The company operates 12 wholly owned resorts in the United States; and MGM Macau resort and casino in China, as well as develops an integrated casino, hotel, and entertainment resort on the Cotai Strip, Macau. The company also owns and operates Shadow Creek golf course, Primm Valley Golf Club, and Fallen Oak golf course. The company serves premium gaming customers; leisure and wholesale travel customers; business travelers; and group customers, including conventions, trade associations, and small meetings. The company was formerly known as MGM MIRAGE and changed its name to MGM Resorts International in June 2010. MGM Resorts International was founded in 1986 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

 

Stocks To Watch: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB), The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) traded within a range of $828.26 to $842.49 after opening the day at $836.59. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 12.01% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.91% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $839.95 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -0.86% below its 52 week high of $847.21 and 77.2% above its 12-month low of $474. The shares are up by over 6.94% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 70.41 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

Amazon.com, Inc. engages in the retail sale of consumer products in North America and internationally. It operates through the North America, International, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) segments. The company sells merchandise and content purchased for resale from vendors, as well as those offered by third-party sellers through retail Websites, such as amazon.com, amazon.ca, amazon.com.mx, amazon.com.au, amazon.com.br, amazon.cn, amazon.fr, amazon.de, amazon.in, amazon.it, amazon.co.jp, amazon.nl, amazon.es, and amazon.co.uk. It also manufactures and sells electronic devices, including kindle e-readers, fire tablets, fire TVs, and echo, as well as fire phones; and provides Kindle Direct Publishing, an online platform that allows independent authors and publishers to make their books available in the Kindle Store. In addition, the company offers programs that enable sellers to sell their products on its Websites, as well as their own branded Websites; and programs that allow authors, musicians, filmmakers, app developers, and others to publish and sell content. Further, it offers compute, storage, database, and other AWS services, as well as fulfillment, publishing, digital content subscriptions, advertising, and co-branded credit card agreements services. Additionally, the company offers Amazon Prime, an annual membership program, which provides free shipping of various items; access to unlimited streaming of movies and TV episodes; and other services. It serves consumers, sellers, developers, enterprises, and content creators. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Seattle, Washington.

Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -1.14% or $-0.3 to close the day at $25.94 on light trading volume of 6.59M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 7.24M. The Cincinnati Ohio 45263 based company has been outperforming the regional – midwest banks group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 73.5%, compared to the industry which has advanced 47.57% over the same period. With RSI of 42.89, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $27.4, making it a hold for now.

Fifth Third Bancorp operates as a diversified financial services company in the United States. It operates through four segments: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending, and Investment Advisors. The Commercial Banking segment offers credit intermediation, cash management, and financial services; lending and depository products; and foreign exchange and international trade finance, derivatives and capital markets services, asset-based lending, real estate finance, public finance, commercial leasing, and syndicated finance for business, government, and professional customers. The Branch Banking segment provides deposit and loan products to individuals and small businesses. This segment offers checking and savings accounts, home equity loans and lines of credit, credit cards, and loans for automobiles and personal financing needs. The Consumer Lending segment engages in direct lending activities that include origination, retention, and servicing of residential mortgage and home equity loans or lines of credit; and indirect lending activities, including loans to consumers through correspondent lenders and automobile dealers. The Investment Advisors segment provides various investment alternatives for individuals, companies, and not-for-profit organizations. It offers retail brokerage services to individual clients; and broker dealer services to the institutional marketplace. This segment also provides asset management services; holistic strategies to affluent clients in wealth planning, investing, insurance, and wealth protection; and advisory services for institutional clients comprising states and municipalities. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 1,254 full-service banking centers, including 95 Bank Mart locations, as well as 2,593 automated teller machines in 12 states throughout the Midwestern and Southeastern regions of the United States. Fifth Third Bancorp was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) dropped $-0.69 to close the day at a new closing price of $110.61, a -0.62% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 30.17% above its 52 week low of $86.25. A total of 6.51M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 8.34M. The stock, which fluctuated between $110.55 and $111.54 during the day, currently situated -1.23% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 4.27% in the past one month and up by 20.64% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $112.3 and RSI of 68.74, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

 

Three Movers to Watch for: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Raytheon Company (RTN), Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS)

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) retreated with the stock falling -0.26% or $-0.29 to close at $110.65 on active trading volume of 8.48M compared its three months average trading volume of 8.28M. The Burbank California 91521 based company operating under the Entertainment – Diversified industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 18.04% up for the period and up by 6.17% so far this year. With price target of $112.3 and a 30.22% rebound from 52-week low, The Walt Disney Company has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

Raytheon Company (RTN) dropped $-1.39 to close the day at a new closing price of $144.16, a -0.95% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 23.43% above its 52 week low of $119.38. A total of 1.85M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 2.01M. The stock, which fluctuated between $143.23 and $145.46 during the day, currently situated -5.03% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 1.05% in the past one month and up by 5.62% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $165 and RSI of 43.61, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Raytheon Company develops technologically integrated products, services, and solutions worldwide. It operates in five segments: Integrated Defense Systems (IDS); Intelligence, Information, and Services (IIS); Missile Systems (MS); Space and Airborne Systems (SAS); and Forcepoint. The IDS segment provides integrated air and missile defense; land and sea-based radar solutions; command, control, communications, computers, cyber, and intelligence solutions; and naval combat and ship electronic systems. The IIS segment offers a range of technical and professional services, such as intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, navigation, DoD space and weather, cybersecurity, analytics, training, logistics, mission support, engineering, and automation and sustainment solutions; and air traffic management systems. The MS segment develops and supports a range of weapon systems, including missiles, smart munitions, close-in weapon systems, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles, directed energy effectors, and combat sensor solutions. The SAS segment provides electro-optical/infrared sensors, airborne radars for surveillance and fire control applications, lasers, precision guidance systems, signals intelligence systems, processors, electronic warfare systems, communication systems, and space-qualified systems for civil and military applications. The Forcepoint segment provides information technology security products and related services to protect from cyber-threats, advanced malware attacks, information leaks, and legal liability and productivity loss. Raytheon Company serves the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), the U.S. Intelligence Community, the U.S. Armed Forces, the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Homeland Security, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and other international customers. The company was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) shares were down in last trading by -1.34% to $91.74. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -0.57% over the past week and grew 19.83% in the past month. It is currently trading 16.33% above its 50 day moving average and 27.53% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -2.18% decrease in value from its one year high of $93.78. The RSI indicator value of 70.23, lead us to believe that it may reverse gains in the near term.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and markets proprietary semiconductor products, including intellectual property worldwide. Its product portfolio includes amplifiers, attenuators, circulators/isolators, DC/DC converters, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, diversity receive modules, filters, front-end modules, hybrids, LED drivers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, modulators, optocouplers/optoisolators, phase shifters, phase locked loops, power dividers/combiners, receivers, switches, synthesizers, technical ceramics, voltage controlled oscillators/synthesizers, and voltage regulators. The company provides its products for automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone, tablet, and wearable applications. Skyworks Solutions, Inc. sells its products through direct sales force, electronic component distributors, and independent sales representatives. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Woburn, Massachusetts.

 

Stocks Under Review: E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC), American International Group, Inc. (AIG), The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 2.3% or $0.86 to close the day at $38.27 on active trading volume of 5.63M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.94M. The New York New York 10020 based company has been outperforming the investment brokerage – national group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 64.53%, compared to the industry which has advanced 54.92% over the same period. With RSI of 71.14, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $41.03, making it a hold for now.

E*TRADE Financial Corporation, a financial services company, provides brokerage and related products and services primarily to individual retail investors under the E*TRADE Financial brand name. It operates through two segments, Trading and Investing, and Balance Sheet Management. The Trading and Investing segment offers retail brokerage products and services, investor-focused banking products, and corporate services. The Balance Sheet Management segment manages asset allocation; loans previously originated by the company or purchased from third parties; deposits and customer payables; and credit, liquidity, and interest rate risk. The company provides its services to customers through digital platforms; and a network of customer service representatives and financial consultants through phone, email, and online at two branches, as well as in person through 30 branches across the United States. E*TRADE Financial Corporation was incorporated in 1982 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) retreated with the stock falling -1.23% or $-0.81 to close at $65.21 on light trading volume of 5.61M compared its three months average trading volume of 6.23M. The New York New York 10038 based company operating under the Property & Casualty Insurance industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 21.88% up for the period and down by -0.15% so far this year. With price target of $72.13 and a 36.12% rebound from 52-week low, American International Group, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

American International Group, Inc. provides insurance products and services for commercial, institutional, and individual customers in the Americas, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company operates through two segments, Commercial Insurance and Consumer Insurance. The company’s Commercial Insurance segment offers general liability, commercial automobile liability, workers’ compensation, excess casualty, and crisis management causality insurance products, as well as various risk-sharing and other customized structured programs; commercial, industrial, and energy-related property insurance products; aerospace, environmental, political risk, trade credit, surety, and marine insurance products; various insurance products for small and medium sized enterprises; and professional liability insurance products. It also provides mortgage guaranty insurance; stable value wrap products, and structured settlement and terminal funding annuities; and corporate- and bank-owned life insurance and guaranteed investment contracts. This segment sells its products through independent retail and wholesale brokers, agency network, specialized marketing and consulting firms, and structured settlement brokers. Its Consumer Insurance segment offers retirement products, such as fixed annuities, and immediate and deferred income annuities; variable and fixed index annuities; and mutual funds, and plan administrative and compliance services. This segment’s products also include term and whole life, cancer, and critical illness insurance products; personal accident and supplemental health products; travel insurance products and services; automobile and homeowners, and extended warranty insurance; and identity theft and credit card protection products. It sells its products through agents, direct marketing, independent marketing organizations, financial advisors, banks, wirehouses, and broker-dealers. The company was founded in 1919 and is based in New York, New York.

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 1.15% or $1.24 to close the day at $109.3 on lower than average trading volume of 5.57M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.19M. The Burbank California 91521 based company has been outperforming the entertainment – diversified companies by 17.6404% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 4.87% YTD, versus the entertainment – diversified industry which is up 6.9% for the same period. The RSI of 67.66 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

 

Eye Catching Stocks: The Southern Company (SO), The Walt Disney Company (DIS), The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

The Southern Company (SO) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.53% or $-0.26 to close the day at $48.57 on active trading volume of 5.51M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.98M. The Atlanta Georgia 30308 based company has been outperforming the electric utilities group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 7.16%, compared to the industry which has advanced 13.77% over the same period. With RSI of 46.51, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $50.88, making it a hold for now.

The Southern Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity through coal, nuclear, oil and gas, and hydro resources in the states of Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Mississippi. The company also constructs, acquires, owns, and manages generation assets, including renewable energy projects. As of December 31, 2015, it operated 33 hydroelectric generating stations, 31 fossil fuel generating stations, 3 nuclear generating stations, 13 combined cycle/cogeneration stations, 16 solar facilities, 1 wind facility, 1 biomass facility, and 1 landfill gas facility. The company also provides digital wireless communications services with various communication options, including push to talk, cellular service, text messaging, wireless Internet access, and wireless data; and wholesale fiber optic solutions to telecommunication providers in the Southeast. The Southern Company was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) climbed 0.73% during last trading as the stock added $0.78 to finish the day at $107.9 with about 5.46M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.26M. The $170.29B market cap company, which fluctuated between $107.08 and $108.06 during the day, currently situated 26.98% above its 52 week low of $86.25 and -1.45% away from its one year high of $109.49. The RSI of 61.86 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) saw its value increase by 1.48% as the stock gained $0.61 to finish the day at a closing price of $41.8. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $21.51-$42.11 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $41.23 to $42.11 during the day, are up by 29.81% in the past three months and up by 48.58% over the past six months. It is currently trading 2.6% above its 20 day moving average and 6.43% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $45.06 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 63.18. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

The Charles Schwab Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides wealth management, securities brokerage, banking, money management, custody, and financial advisory services. The company operates through two segments, Investor Services and Advisor Services. The Investor Services segment provides retail brokerage and banking services, retirement plan services, and other corporate brokerage services; and stock plan services, compliance solutions, and mutual fund clearing services, as well as engages in the off-platform sales business. The Advisor Services segment provides custodial, trading, and support services; and retirement and corporate brokerage retirement services. The company provides brokerage accounts with cash management capabilities; third-party mutual funds through the Mutual Fund Marketplace, including no-transaction fee mutual funds through the Mutual Fund OneSource service, which includes proprietary mutual funds, plus mutual fund trading, and clearing services to broker-dealers; exchange-traded funds (ETFs), including proprietary and third-party ETFs; and advice solutions, such as managed portfolios of proprietary and third-party mutual funds and ETFs, separately managed accounts, customized personal advice for tailored portfolios, and specialized planning and portfolio management. It also offers banking products and services, including checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit, first lien residential real estate mortgage loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, and Pledged Asset Lines; and trust services comprising trust custody services, personal trust reporting services, and administrative trustee services. The company serves individuals and institutional clients in the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, London, and Hong Kong. The Charles Schwab Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

 

Stocks in Review: SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU), The Walt Disney Company (DIS), American International Group, Inc. (AIG)

SUPERVALU Inc. (SVU) traded within a range of $4.07 to $4.24 after opening the day at $4.24. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -11.99% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.38% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $4.11 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -33.39% below its 52 week high of $6.17 and 4.31% above its 12-month low of $3.94. The shares are down by over -7.85% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 32.09 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Wholesale, Save-A-Lot, and Retail. The Wholesale segment offers wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store independent operators, regional chains, and the military. This segment operates approximately 1,796 stores with a network spanning 40 states. The Save-A-Lot segment owns, operates, and licenses 1,360 discount grocery stores under the Save-A-Lot banner, including 897 licensed Save-A-Lot stores and 463 company-operated stores. The Retail segment operates retail stores that provide groceries and various additional products, including general merchandise, home, health and beauty care, and pharmacy products. This segment operates 200 stores under the Cub Foods, Shoppers Food & Pharmacy, Shop ’n Save, Farm Fresh, and Hornbacher’s banners, as well as 2 Rainbow and 2 County Market stores. The company provides a range of brand name and private-label products comprising perishable and nonperishable grocery products. SUPERVALU INC. was founded in 1871 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

The Walt Disney Company (DIS) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.5% or $-0.54 to close the day at $107.12 on light trading volume of 5.71M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.39M. The Burbank California 91521 based company has been outperforming the entertainment – diversified group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 12.21%, compared to the industry which has advanced 22.15% over the same period. With RSI of 58.13, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $111.59, making it a hold for now.

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. The company’s Media Networks segment operates cable programming services, including the ESPN, Disney channels, and Freeform networks; broadcast businesses, which include the ABC TV Network and eight owned television stations; radio businesses consisting of the ESPN Radio Network; and the Radio Disney network. It also produces and sells original live-action and animated television programming to first-run syndication and other television markets, as well as subscription video on demand services and in home entertainment formats, such as DVD, Blu-Ray, and iTunes. Its Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and the Disneyland Resort in California. This segment also operates Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii, Disney Vacation Club, Disney Cruise Line, and Adventures by Disney; and manages Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Shanghai Disney Resort, as well as licenses its intellectual property to a third party for the operations of the Tokyo Disney Resort in Japan. The company’s Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution in the theatrical, home entertainment, and television markets primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Touchstone banners. This segment also produces stage plays and musical recordings; licenses and produces live entertainment events; and provides visual and audio effects, and other post-production services. Its Consumer Products & Interactive Media segment licenses its trade names, characters, and visual and literary properties; develops and publishes games for mobile platforms; and sells its products through The Disney Store, DisneyStore.com, and MarvelStore.com, as well as directly to retailers. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Burbank, California.

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) dropped $-1.05 to close the day at a new closing price of $65.49, a -1.58% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 36.7% above its 52 week low of $48.41. A total of 5.68M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 6.13M. The stock, which fluctuated between $65.44 and $66.53 during the day, currently situated -2.93% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -1.67% in the past one month and up by 9.57% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $72 and RSI of 46.42, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

American International Group, Inc. provides insurance products and services for commercial, institutional, and individual customers in the Americas, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company operates through two segments, Commercial Insurance and Consumer Insurance. The company’s Commercial Insurance segment offers general liability, commercial automobile liability, workers’ compensation, excess casualty, and crisis management causality insurance products, as well as various risk-sharing and other customized structured programs; commercial, industrial, and energy-related property insurance products; aerospace, environmental, political risk, trade credit, surety, and marine insurance products; various insurance products for small and medium sized enterprises; and professional liability insurance products. It also provides mortgage guaranty insurance; stable value wrap products, and structured settlement and terminal funding annuities; and corporate- and bank-owned life insurance and guaranteed investment contracts. This segment sells its products through independent retail and wholesale brokers, agency network, specialized marketing and consulting firms, and structured settlement brokers. Its Consumer Insurance segment offers retirement products, such as fixed annuities, and immediate and deferred income annuities; variable and fixed index annuities; and mutual funds, and plan administrative and compliance services. This segment’s products also include term and whole life, cancer, and critical illness insurance products; personal accident and supplemental health products; travel insurance products and services; automobile and homeowners, and extended warranty insurance; and identity theft and credit card protection products. It sells its products through agents, direct marketing, independent marketing organizations, financial advisors, banks, wirehouses, and broker-dealers. The company was founded in 1919 and is based in New York, New York.