Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) climbed 0.55% during last trading as the stock added $0.91 to finish the day at $165.53 with about 0.91M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.04M. The $35.25B market cap company, which fluctuated between $164.75 and $167.32 during the day, currently situated 29.37% above its 52 week low of $129.5 and -8.93% away from its one year high of $181.76. The RSI of 41.69 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.
Becton, Dickinson and Company develops, manufactures, and sells medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment, and diagnostic products worldwide. It operates in two segments, BD Medical and BD Life Sciences. The BD Medical segment offers syringes, pen needles, and IV sets for diabetes; needles, syringes, and intravenous catheters for medication delivery; prefilled IV flush syringes; regional anesthesia needles and trays; sharps disposal containers; closed-system transfer devices; skin antiseptic products; surgical and laproscopic instrumentations; intravenous medication safety and infusion therapy delivery, and automated medication dispensing and supply management systems; and prefillable drug delivery systems. The BD Life Sciences segment provides integrated systems for specimen collection; safety-engineered blood collection, automated blood culturing and tuberculosis culturing, and microorganism identification and drug susceptibility systems; molecular testing systems for infectious diseases and womens health; liquid-based cytology systems for cervical cancer screening; rapid diagnostic assays; microbiology laboratory automation, and plated media products; fluorescence-activated cell sorters and analyzers; monoclonal antibodies and kits for performing cell analysis; reagent systems for life science research; molecular indexing and next-generation sequencing sample preparation for genomics research; clinical oncology, immunological, and transplantation diagnostic/monitoring reagents and analyzers; and cell culture media supplements for biopharmaceutical manufacturing. The company markets its products through independent distribution channels and sales representatives to healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, pharmaceutical industry, and general public. Becton, Dickinson and Company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey.
Knight Transportation Inc. (KNX) gained $0.2 to close the day at a new closing price of $36, a 0.56% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 76.6% above its 52 week low of $20.56. A total of 0.91M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 1.06M. The stock, which fluctuated between $35.4 and $36.25 during the day, currently situated 0.28% above its 52 week high. The stock is up by 23.29% in the past one month and up by 27.61% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $28.71 and RSI of 77.62, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.
Knight Transportation, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier of general commodities primarily in the United States. It operates through two segments, Trucking and Logistics. The Trucking segment offers truckload carrier dry van, temperature-controlled truckload, and drayage services between ocean ports, rail ramps, and shipping docks. As of December 31, 2015, it operated approximately 4,363 company-owned tractors; and an average of 11,789 trailers, as well as had 407 tractors under contract that are owned and operated by independent contractors. The Logistics segment provides logistics, freight management, freight brokerage, rail intermodal, and other non-trucking services. Knight Transportation, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
SunCoke Energy Inc. (SXC) had a light trading with around 0.91M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 833.82K. The stock traded between $11.5 and $12.23 before closing at the price of $12.15 with 4.02% change on the day. The Lisle Illinois 60532 based company is currently trading 492.68% above its 52 week low of $2.05 and -2.96% below its 52 week high of $12.52. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 63.67 and $10.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.
SunCoke Energy, Inc. operates as an independent producer of coke in the Americas. The company operates through four segments: Domestic Coke, Brazil Coke, India Coke, and Coal Logistics. The company offers metallurgical and thermal coal for use as a raw material in the blast furnace steelmaking process. It also provides coal handling and/or mixing services to steel, coke, electric utility, and coal mining customers. SunCoke Energy, Inc. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Lisle, Illinois.