Prominent Runners: RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES), Knight Transportation (NYSE:KNX), Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM)

RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) increased 0.86% during last trading as the stock added $0.14 to finish the day at $16.35 with about 939,036.00 shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.53M. The $3.64B market cap company, which fluctuated between $16.05 and $16.36 during the day, currently situated 93.49% above its 52 week low of $8.45 and -2.91% away from its one year high of $16.84. The RSI of 67.66 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now. RPC, Inc. (RPC) is a holding company for several oilfield services companies. The Company provides a range of specialized oilfield services and equipment to oil and gas companies engaged in the exploration, production and development of oil and gas properties across the United States, including the southwest, mid-continent, Gulf of Mexico, Rocky Mountain and Appalachian regions.

Knight Transportation (NYSE:KNX) gained $0.65 to close the day at a new closing price of $28.87, a 2.30% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 41.08% above its 52 week low of $20.46. A total of 938,856.00 shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 979,343.00. The stock, which fluctuated between $28.14 and $28.99 during the day, currently situated -4.97% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 2.63% in the past one month and up by 12.55% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $27.89 and RSI of 56.11, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now. Knight Transportation, Inc. is a provider of multiple truckload transportation and logistics services, which involve the movement of trailer or container loads of freight from origin to destination for a single customer.

Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:CIM) had a light trading with around 938,442.00 shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.42M. The stock traded between $16.19 and $16.34 before closing at the price of $16.28 with 0.12% change on the day. The company is currently trading 65.73% above its 52 week low of $9.82 and -4.12% below its 52 week high of $16.98. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 51.71 and $15.90 respectively, lead us to believe that it could drop over the coming weeks. Chimera Investment Corporation is a real estate investment trust. The Company is primarily engaged in the business of investing, on a leveraged basis, in a diversified portfolio of mortgage assets, including Agency residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS), Non-Agency RMBS, Agency commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS), residential mortgage loans and real estate related securities.