Stocks in the Spotlight: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Intel Corporation (INTC), Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) had a light trading with around 20.54M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 26.58M. The stock traded between $53.9 and $54.78 before closing at the price of $54.5 with -0.55% change on the day. The San Francisco California 94104 based company is currently trading 26.19% above its 52 week low of $43.55 and -6.07% below its 52 week high of $58.02. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 47.47 and $56.17 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

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

Intel Corporation (INTC) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.65% or $-0.24 to close the day at $36.71 on light trading volume of 20.33M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.38M. The Santa Clara California 95054 based company has been outperforming the semiconductor – broad line group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 18.84%, compared to the industry which has advanced 36.45% over the same period. With RSI of 56.53, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $39.91, making it a hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) shares were down in last trading by -0.22% to $4.58. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -1.29% over the past week and grew 2.92% in the past month. It is currently trading 2.6% above its 50 day moving average and 10.22% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -1.82% decrease in value from its one year high of $4.65. The RSI indicator value of 56.07, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

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

 

Eye Catching Stocks: CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM), Intel Corporation (INTC), HP Inc. (HPQ)

CEL-SCI Corporation (CVM) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 38.86% or $0.05 to close the day at $0.16 on active trading volume of 16.73M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.77M. The Vienna Virginia 22182 based company has been underperforming the biotechnology group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -58.16%, compared to the industry which has dropped -0.36% over the same period. With RSI of 64.12, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $3, making it a hold for now.

CEL-SCI Corporation engages in the research and development of drugs and vaccines. Its lead investigational immunotherapy is Multikine, which is under pivotal phase III clinical trial for the treatment of primary head and neck cancer. The company’s Multikine is also used in a Phase I study with the Naval Medical Center, San Diego under a cooperative research and development agreement in HIV/HPV co-infected men and women with peri-anal warts. Its Ligand Epitope Antigen Presentation System, a pre-clinical patented T-cell modulation process that stimulates the human immune system to fight bacterial, viral, and parasitic infections, as well as autoimmune diseases, allergies, transplantation rejections, and cancer. The company also develops LEAPS-H1N1-DC, a product candidate for the treatment of pandemic influenza in hospitalized patients; and CEL-2000 and CEL-4000 vaccine product candidates for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. CEL-SCI Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Vienna, Virginia.

Intel Corporation (INTC) fell -0.19% during last trading as the stock lost $-0.07 to finish the day at $36.54 with about 15.9M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.44M. The $172.98B market cap company, which fluctuated between $36.53 and $36.93 during the day, currently situated 35.17% above its 52 week low of $27.68 and -4.02% away from its one year high of $38.36. The RSI of 55.35 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

HP Inc. (HPQ) saw its value increase by 0.07% as the stock gained $0.01 to finish the day at a closing price of $14.69. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $8.91-$16.25 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $14.4 to $14.97 during the day, are down by -4.97% in the past three months and up by 8.94% over the past six months. It is currently trading -3.25% below its 20 day moving average and -3.18% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $16.1 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 37.73. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

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.

 

Stocks in the Spotlight: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Intel Corporation (INTC), Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) had a light trading with around 20.37M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 27.65M. The stock traded at the price of $62.64 with -0.32% change on the day. The Redmond Washington 98052 based company is currently trading 33.55% above its 52 week low of $48.03 and -2.28% below its 52 week high of $64.1. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 54.38 and $65.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Microsoft Corporation, a technology company, develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices worldwide. The company’s Productivity and Business Processes segment offers Office 365 commercial products and services for businesses, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Skype, as well as related Client Access Licenses (CALs); Office 365 consumer services, such as Skype, Outlook.com, and OneDrive; Dynamics business solutions, such as financial management, customer relationship management, supply chain management, and analytics applications for small and mid-size businesses, large organizations, and divisions of enterprises; and LinkedIn online professional network. Its Intelligent Cloud segment licenses server products and cloud services, such as SQL Server, Windows Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related CALs, as well as Azure, a cloud platform with computing, networking, storage, database, and management services; and enterprise services, such as Premier Support and Microsoft Consulting that assist in developing, deploying, and managing Microsoft server and desktop solutions, as well as provide training and certification to developers and IT professionals on Microsoft products. The company’s More Personal Computing segment comprises Windows OEM, volume, and other non-volume licensing of the Windows operating system, as well as patent licensing, Windows Embedded, MSN display advertising, and Windows Phone licensing system; devices, including Microsoft Surface, phones, and PC accessories; and search advertising, including Bing and Bing Ads. This segment also provides gaming platforms, including Xbox hardware, Xbox Live, video games, and third-party video games. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers (OEM), distributors, and resellers, as well as through online and Microsoft retail stores. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.

Intel Corporation (INTC) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.36% or $0.13 to close the day at $36.61 on light trading volume of 19.45M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.4M. The Santa Clara California 95054 based company has been outperforming the semiconductor – broad line group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 20.02%, compared to the industry which has advanced 35.09% over the same period. With RSI of 56.55, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $39.91, making it a hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) shares were up in last trading by 0.23% to $13.32. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 0.76% over the past week and grew 1.44% in the past month. It is currently trading 8.25% above its 50 day moving average and 29.94% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -1.91% decrease in value from its one year high of $13.64. The RSI indicator value of 63.1, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated operates as a holding company for The Huntington National Bank that provides commercial, small business, consumer, and mortgage banking services. The company’s Retail and Business Banking segment offers financial products and services, including checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, consumer loans, and small business loans; and investments, insurance, interest rate risk protection, and foreign exchange and treasury management services. Its Commercial Banking segment provides corporate risk management and institutional sales, trading, and underwriting services; commercial property and casualty, employee benefits, personal lines, life and disability, and specialty lines of insurance; and brokerage and agency services for residential and commercial title insurance, as well as excess and surplus product lines of insurance. The company’s Automobile Finance and Commercial Real Estate segment offers financing for the purchase of vehicles; financing the acquisition of new and used vehicle inventory of franchised automotive dealerships; and financing for land, buildings, and other commercial real estate owned or constructed by real estate developers, automobile dealerships, or other customers. Its Regional Banking and The Huntington Private Client Group segment provides deposits, lending, and other banking services; wealth management services, and retirement plan and corporate trust services; and brokerage, annuities, advisory, and other investment products. The company’s Home Lending segment offers consumer loans and mortgages. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated also provides equipment leasing; and online, mobile, and telephone banking services. The company was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

 

Stocks To Track: Intel Corporation (INTC), Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST), Oracle Corporation (ORCL)

Intel Corporation (INTC) climbed 0.36% during last trading as the stock added $0.13 to finish the day at $36.48 with about 15.11M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.4M. The $174.74B market cap company, which fluctuated between $36.19 and $36.68 during the day, currently situated 34.95% above its 52 week low of $27.68 and -4.18% away from its one year high of $38.36. The RSI of 54.84 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST) dropped $-0.25 to close the day at a new closing price of $18.25, a -1.35% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 57.96% above its 52 week low of $12.17. A total of 14.82M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 10.29M. The stock, which fluctuated between $18.15 and $18.57 during the day, currently situated -6.31% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 0.07% in the past one month and up by 18.93% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $17.5 and RSI of 49.97, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is a publicly owned real estate investment trust (REIT). The firm primarily engages in the ownership and operation of hotel properties. It invests in the real estate markets of United States. It also invests in Canada, Mexico, Chile, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, and Poland. The firm primarily invests in luxury and upper upscale hotels. It was formerly known as Host Marriott Corporation. Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. was founded in 1927 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland.

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) had a active trading with around 14.81M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 12.6M. The stock traded between $38.38 and $38.75 before closing at the price of $38.45 with -0.49% change on the day. The Redwood City California 94065 based company is currently trading 17.83% above its 52 week low of $33.13 and -7.54% below its 52 week high of $42. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 41.35 and $44 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Oracle Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, sells, hosts, and supports database and middleware software, application software, cloud infrastructure, hardware systems, and related services worldwide. It offers services in three primary layers of the cloud: Software as a Service, Platform as a Service, and Infrastructure as a Service. The company licenses its Oracle Database software, which enables storage, retrieval, and manipulation of various forms of data; and Oracle Fusion Middleware software to build, deploy, secure, access, and integrate business applications, as well as automate their business processes. It also provides a range of software for mobile computing to address the development needs of businesses; and Java, a software development language. In addition, the company offers application software, such as human capital and talent management, customer experience and customer relationship management, financial management and governance, risk and compliance, procurement, project portfolio management, supply chain management, business analytics and enterprise performance management, and industry-specific application software. Further, it offers hardware systems products, such as Oracle Engineered Systems, servers, storage, networking, industry specific hardware, virtualization software, operating systems, management software, and related hardware services. Additionally, the company offers customers with rights to software product upgrades and maintenance releases, patches released, and Internet access to technical content, as well as Internet and telephone access to technical support personnel. The company also provides consulting services, such as IT strategy alignment, enterprise architecture planning and design, initial product implementation and integration, and ongoing product enhancement and upgrade; customer support services; and education services. Oracle Corporation was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.

 

Trader Alert: Intel Corporation (INTC), Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (ZAYO), Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Intel Corporation (INTC) retreated with the stock falling -0.16% or $-0.06 to close at $36.35 on light trading volume of 13.98M compared its three months average trading volume of 20.54M. The Santa Clara California 95054 based company operating under the Semiconductor – Broad Line industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 13.51% up for the period and up by 0.22% so far this year. With price target of $39.89 and a 34.47% rebound from 52-week low, Intel Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (ZAYO) dropped $-2.07 to close the day at a new closing price of $30.38, a -6.38% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 55.08% above its 52 week low of $19.59. A total of 13.95M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 3.1M. The stock, which fluctuated between $29.3 and $31.5 during the day, currently situated -14.78% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -9.31% in the past one month and down by -2.03% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $35.86 and RSI of 31.21, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

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

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) shares were up in last trading by 0.22% to $54.64. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 2.25% over the past week and grew 9.83% in the past month. It is currently trading 9.07% above its 50 day moving average and 6.48% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -1.98% decrease in value from its one year high of $56.95. The RSI indicator value of 74.19, lead us to believe that it may reverse gains in the near term.

Verizon Communications Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide. Its Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data services; messaging services; wireless Internet access services on notebook computers and tablets; multimedia access services; business-focused services; location-based services; global data services; home phone connect services; high-speed Internet service; and network access and value added services to support wireless connections for the Internet of Things (IoT). This segment also provides IoT services that support devices used in health monitoring, education, manufacturing, utilities, distribution, and consumer products markets, as well as offers wireless devices, including smartphones and basic phones, tablets, and other Internet access devices. As of December 31, 2015, it had 112.1 million retail connections. The company’s Wireline segment provides high-speed Internet, Fios Internet, and Fios video services; voice services, such as local exchange, regional and long distance calling, and voice messaging services, as well as VoIP services; network products and solutions comprising private Internet protocol (IP), public Internet, Ethernet, and optical networking services; IT infrastructure services, including collocation and managed hosting; cloud services, such as computing, storage, backup, recovery, and application platforms; and business communications services. This segment also offers IoT services; data security services; voice and data services; and data, voice, local dial tone, and broadband services primarily to local, long distance, and other carriers. The company was formerly known as Bell Atlantic Corporation and changed its name to Verizon Communications Inc. in June 2000. Verizon Communications Inc. was founded in 1983 and is based in New York, New York.

 

Stocks To Track: Bonanza Creek Energy Inc. (BCEI), Intel Corporation (INTC), Twitter, Inc. (TWTR)

Bonanza Creek Energy Inc. (BCEI) climbed 40.82% during last trading as the stock added $0.4 to finish the day at $1.38 with about 16.48M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 3.02M. The $69.28M market cap company, which fluctuated between $0.92 and $1.67 during the day, currently situated 130% above its 52 week low of $0.6 and -74.91% away from its one year high of $4.97. The RSI of 52.2 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Bonanza Creek Energy Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of onshore oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas in the United States. The company’s oil and liquids weighted assets are located primarily in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado; and the Dorcheat Macedonia Field in southern Arkansas. It also owns and operates oil-producing assets in the North Park Basin in Colorado; and the McKamie Patton Field in Southern Arkansas. Bonanza Creek Energy Inc. was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

Intel Corporation (INTC) dropped $-0.19 to close the day at a new closing price of $36.41, a -0.52% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 34.69% above its 52 week low of $27.68. A total of 15.9M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 20.51M. The stock, which fluctuated between $36.34 and $36.77 during the day, currently situated -4.36% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 6.59% in the past one month and down by -2.28% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $39.89 and RSI of 54.96, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) had a light trading with around 15.85M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 25.98M. The stock traded between $16.5 and $16.94 before closing at the price of $16.86 with 2.55% change on the day. The company is currently trading 22.8% above its 52 week low of $13.73 and -33.23% below its 52 week high of $25.25. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 41.8 and $17.02 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

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

 

Momentum Stocks: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Intel Corporation (INTC)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) grew with the stock adding 0.71% or $0.44 to close at $62.58 on light trading volume of 20.53M compared its three months average trading volume of 27.43M. The Redmond Washington 98052 based company operating under the Business Software & Services industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 17.33% up for the period and up by 0.71% so far this year. With price target of $65.36 and a 33.42% rebound from 52-week low, Microsoft Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Microsoft Corporation, a technology company, develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices worldwide. The company’s Productivity and Business Processes segment offers Office 365 commercial products and services for businesses, including Office, Exchange, SharePoint, and Skype, as well as related Client Access Licenses (CALs); Office 365 consumer services, such as Skype, Outlook.com, and OneDrive; Dynamics business solutions, such as financial management, customer relationship management, supply chain management, and analytics applications for small and mid-size businesses, large organizations, and divisions of enterprises; and LinkedIn online professional network. Its Intelligent Cloud segment licenses server products and cloud services, such as SQL Server, Windows Server, Visual Studio, System Center, and related CALs, as well as Azure, a cloud platform with computing, networking, storage, database, and management services; and enterprise services, such as Premier Support and Microsoft Consulting that assist in developing, deploying, and managing Microsoft server and desktop solutions, as well as provide training and certification to developers and IT professionals on Microsoft products. The company’s More Personal Computing segment comprises Windows OEM, volume, and other non-volume licensing of the Windows operating system, as well as patent licensing, Windows Embedded, MSN display advertising, and Windows Phone licensing system; devices, including Microsoft Surface, phones, and PC accessories; and search advertising, including Bing and Bing Ads. This segment also provides gaming platforms, including Xbox hardware, Xbox Live, video games, and third-party video games. The company markets and distributes its products through original equipment manufacturers (OEM), distributors, and resellers, as well as through online and Microsoft retail stores. Microsoft Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, Washington.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) had a active trading with around 20.45M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 17.3M. The stock traded between $85.98 and $87.76 before closing at the price of $87.23 with 1.09% change on the day. The New York New York 10017 based company is currently trading 69.91% above its 52 week low of $52.5 and -0.18% below its 52 week high of $87.76. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $83.45 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. operates as a financial services company worldwide. It operates through Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking, and Asset Management segments. The Consumer & Community Banking segment offers deposit and investment products and services to consumers; lending, deposit, and cash management and payment solutions to small businesses; residential mortgages and home equity loans; and credit cards, payment services, payment processing services, auto loans and leases, and student loans. The Corporate & Investment Bank segment provides investment banking products and services, including advising on corporate strategy and structure, capital-raising in equity and debt markets, as well as loan origination and syndication; treasury services, such as cash management and liquidity solutions; and cash securities and derivative instruments, risk management solutions, prime brokerage, and research services. It also offers securities services, including custody, fund accounting and administration, and securities lending products for asset managers, insurance companies, and public and private investment funds. The Commercial Banking segment offers financial solutions, including lending, treasury, investment banking, and asset management to corporations, municipalities, financial institutions, and nonprofit entities, as well as financing to real estate investors and owners. The Asset Management segment provides investment and wealth management services across various asset classes, such as equities, fixed income, alternatives, and money market funds; multi-asset investment management services; retirement services; and brokerage and banking services comprising trusts, estates, loans, mortgages, and deposits. It has a strategic relationship with InvestCloud for the development of new digital capabilities for individual investors. JPMorgan Chase & Co. was founded in 1799 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Intel Corporation (INTC) saw its value increase by 0.91% as the stock gained $0.33 to finish the day at a closing price of $36.6. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $27.68-$38.36 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $36.27 to $36.93 during the day, are down by -2.08% in the past three months and up by 13.7% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.07% above its 20 day moving average and 3.6% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $39.89 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 56.8.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

 

Stocks in Review: J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP), Regions Financial Corporation (RF), Intel Corporation (INTC)

  1. C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) traded within a range of $8.21 to $8.51 after opening the day at $8.45. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 24.77% so far this year. The stock was down close to -1.31% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $8.31 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -30.69% below its 52 week high of $11.99 and 38.5% above its 12-month low of $6. The shares are down by over -9.87% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 36.89 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.
  2. C. Penney Company, Inc., through its subsidiary, J. C. Penney Corporation, Inc., sells merchandise through department stores in the United States. The company sells family apparel and footwear, accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, beauty products, and home furnishings, as well as provides various services, including styling salon, optical, portrait photography, and custom decorating. As of January 30, 2016, it operated approximately 1,021 department stores in 49 states and Puerto Rico. The company also sells its products through its Website, jcpenney.com. J. C. Penney Company, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is based in Plano, Texas.

Regions Financial Corporation (RF) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 1.34% or $0.19 to close the day at $14.36 on light trading volume of 17.95M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 22.68M. The Birmingham Alabama 35203 based company has been outperforming the regional – southeast banks group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 53.41%, compared to the industry which has advanced 36.32% over the same period. With RSI of 61.25, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $14.24, making it a hold for now.

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

Intel Corporation (INTC) dropped $-0.39 to close the day at a new closing price of $36.27, a -1.06% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 34.18% above its 52 week low of $27.68. A total of 17.47M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 20.53M. The stock, which fluctuated between $36.2 and $36.8 during the day, currently situated -4.73% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 4.52% in the past one month and down by -3.19% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $39.89 and RSI of 53.1, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Eye Catching Stocks: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL), Rite Aid Corporation (RAD), Intel Corporation (INTC)

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -1.06% or $-0.13 to close the day at $12.19 on active trading volume of 8.53M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 22.69M. The Denver Colorado 80290 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 41.09%, compared to the industry which has advanced 65.3% over the same period. With RSI of 61.11, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $13.16, making it a hold for now.

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

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) fell 0% during last trading as the stock lost $0 to finish the day at $8.25 with about 8.49M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 17.36M. The $8.73B market cap company, which fluctuated between $8.19 and $8.3 during the day, currently situated 30.33% above its 52 week low of $6.33 and -5.06% away from its one year high of $8.69. The RSI of 57.04 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Rite Aid Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail drugstores in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Retail Pharmacy and Pharmacy Services. The Retail Pharmacy Segment sells prescription drugs; and a range of other merchandises, such as over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, personal care items, cosmetics, household items, food and beverages, greeting cards, seasonal merchandise, and other everyday and convenience products. It also operates retail clinics that provide treatment for common conditions; and a range of preventive services, including screenings, medical tests, immunizations, and basic physical exams. In addition, this segment provides health coaching, shared decision making tools, and health care analytics, including health coaching for medical decisions, chronic conditions, and wellness; population analytic solutions; and consulting services. The Pharmacy Services Segment provides pharmacy benefit management (PBM) services and a range of pharmacy-related services. It also offers integrated mail-order and specialty pharmacy services; and performs prescription adjudication services for other PBMs. Rite Aid Corporation has a strategic alliance with GNC. As of February 27, 2016, the company operated approximately 4,561 stores in 31 states of the United States and in the District of Columbia. Rite Aid Corporation was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania.

Intel Corporation (INTC) saw its value increase by 0.08% as the stock gained $0.03 to finish the day at a closing price of $36.66. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $27.68-$38.36 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $36.43 to $36.72 during the day, are down by -1.02% in the past three months and up by 13.47% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.86% above its 20 day moving average and 3.78% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $39.89 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 58.03. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

 

Stocks in the Spotlight: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR), Intel Corporation (INTC), Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF)

Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) had a light trading with around 13.38M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 22.05M. The stock traded between $3.34 and $3.44 before closing at the price of $3.35 with -2.05% change on the day. The Norwalk Connecticut 06851 based company is currently trading 11.42% above its 52 week low of $3.1 and -37.25% below its 52 week high of $5.85. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 42.11 and $4.87 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

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

Intel Corporation (INTC) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -1.19% or $-0.44 to close the day at $36.63 on light trading volume of 12.67M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 20.78M. The Santa Clara California 95054 based company has been outperforming the semiconductor – broad line group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 6.77%, compared to the industry which has advanced 18.52% over the same period. With RSI of 57.9, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $39.89, making it a hold for now.

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company’s platforms are used in various computing applications comprising notebooks, 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, wireless and wired connectivity products, wearables, retail devices, and manufacturing devices, as well as for retail, transportation, industrial, buildings, home use, and other market segments. It offers microprocessors that processes system data and controls other devices in the system; chipsets, which send data between the microprocessor and input, display, and storage devices, such as keyboard, mouse, monitor, hard drive or solid-state drive, and optical disc drives; and system-on-chip products that integrate its central processing units with other system components onto a single chip. The company also provides communication and connectivity offerings, such as baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers, and power management integrated circuits; and tablet, phone, and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode 4G LTE modems, Bluetooth technology and GPS receivers, software solutions, and interoperability tests, as well as home gateway and set-top box components. In addition, it offers security solutions for computers, mobile devices, and networks, as well as software and services for technology integration; NAND flash memory products, which are used in solid-state drives; and custom foundry services, including custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. The company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Intel Corporation was founded in 1968 and is based in Santa Clara, California.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) shares were up in last trading by 1.7% to $8.97. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -3.86% over the past week and fell -7.72% in the past month. It is currently trading 14.31% above its 50 day moving average and 54.22% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -17.71% decrease in value from its one year high of $10.9. The RSI indicator value of 52.61, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Cliffs Natural Resources Inc., a mining and natural resources company, produces and supplies iron ore. The company operates five iron ore mines in Michigan and Minnesota; and Koolyanobbing iron ore mining complex located in Western Australia, which produces lump and fines iron ore. It also own two iron ore mines in Eastern Canada. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. sells its iron products to integrated steel companies and steel producers in the United States, China, Canada, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. was founded in 1847 and is headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.