Worth Watching Stocks: Under Armour, Inc. (UA), Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY), JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU)

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) saw its value increase by 2.32% as the stock gained $0.45 to finish the day at a closing price of $19.86. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $17.77-$46.2 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $19.16 to $19.91 during the day, are down by -36.28% in the past three months and down by -53.08% over the past six months. It is currently trading -8.19% below its 20 day moving average and -19.69% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $23 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 37.68.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) shares were up in last trading by 2.34% to $12.9. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 1.94% over the past week and grew 12.82% in the past month. It is currently trading 10.74% above its 50 day moving average and 18.41% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -0.58% decrease in value from its one year high of $12.98. The RSI indicator value of 65.12, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and sells mixed-signal programmable solutions worldwide. The company’s Programmable Solutions division designs and develops programmable solutions, including Traveo automotive microcontrollers; programmable system-on-chip products; ARM Cortex-M4, -M3, and -M0+ microcontrollers; R4 CPUs; analog power management integrated circuits; CapSense capacitive-sensing controllers; TrueTouch touchscreen and fingerprint reader products; and Bluetooth low energy solutions for the Internet of things. Its Memory Products division designs and manufactures NOR and NAND flash memories, static random access memory (SRAM) products, HyperRAm, synchronous and asynchronous SRAMs, nvSRAMs, F-RAM ferroelectric memory devices, dual port memories, first-in first-out memories, RoboClock buffers, and programmable clocks. The company’s Data Communications division provides universal serial bus (USB) controllers; Bluetooth low energy and wirelessUSB solutions; module solutions, such as trackpads and Bluetooth low energy modules; and controllers for the new USB type-C standards. Its Emerging Technology division provides wafer level chip scale packaging solutions and foundry services, as well as other development stage activities. The company serves various markets, including automotive, industrial, communications, consumer, computation, data communications, mobile handsets, and military markets. It sells its semiconductor products through distributors and manufacturing representative firms, as well as through sales force to direct original equipment manufacturers and their suppliers. The company has a strategic foundry partnership with HuaHong Grace Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation and United Microelectronics Corporation. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) traded within a range of $19.85 to $20.32 after opening the day at $19.9. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -11.2% so far this year. The stock was up close to 1.27% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $19.91 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -15.89% below its 52 week high of $23.67 and 34.89% above its 12-month low of $14.76. The shares are up by over 0.91% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 43.71 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

JetBlue Airways Corporation, a passenger carrier company, provides air transportation services. As of December 31, 2014, the company operated a fleet of 25 Airbus A321 aircrafts, 130 Airbus A320 aircrafts, and 60 Embraer E190 aircrafts. It also served 93 destinations in 28 states in the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and 19 countries in the Caribbean and Latin America. JetBlue Airways Corporation was founded in 1998 and is based in Long Island City, New York.

 

Stocks in Focus: Under Armour, Inc. (UA), Sabre Corporation (SABR), Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX)

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) had a light trading with around 4.71M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.15M. The stock traded between $18.53 and $19.26 before closing at the price of $18.65 with -2.05% change on the day. The Baltimore Maryland 21230 based company is currently trading 4.95% above its 52 week low of $17.77 and -61.11% below its 52 week high of $46.2. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 26.03 and $23 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Sabre Corporation (SABR) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -2.2% or $-0.5 to close the day at $22.27 on active trading volume of 4.62M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 2.88M. The Southlake Texas 76092 based company has been underperforming the information technology services group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock losing -12.35%, compared to the industry which has advanced 39.61% over the same period. With RSI of 29.16, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $27, making it a hold for now.

Sabre Corporation provides technology solutions to the travel and tourism industry. The company operates through two segments, Travel Network, and Airline and Hospitality Solutions. The Travel Network segment operates a business-to-business travel marketplace that offers travel content, such as inventory, prices, and availability from a range of travel suppliers, including airlines, hotels, car rental brands, rail carriers, cruise lines, and tour operators with a network of travel buyers comprising online and offline travel agencies, travel management companies, and corporate travel departments. The Airline and Hospitality Solutions segment offers a portfolio of software technology products and solutions through software-as-a-service and hosted delivery models to airlines, hotel properties, and other travel suppliers. This segment provides SabreSonic Customer Sales & Service, a reservation system that provides capabilities around managing sales and customer service across an airline’s diverse touch points; Sabre AirVision Marketing & Planning, a set of airline commercial planning solutions; and Sabre AirCentre Enterprise Operations, a set of solutions for the holistic planning and management of airline, airport, and customer operations. In addition, this segment offers software and solutions to hotel properties comprising central reservation system, property management solution, and marketing and consulting services. Sabre Corporation was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Southlake, Texas.

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX) shares were down in last trading by -2.84% to $26.99. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock increased in value by almost 16.04% over the past week and grew 5.8% in the past month. It is currently trading 7.34% above its 50 day moving average and 4.84% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -21.24% decrease in value from its one year high of $34.27. The RSI indicator value of 61.73, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes footwear for men, women, and children; and performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers GO brand name worldwide. It operates through three segments: Domestic Wholesale Sales, International Wholesale Sales, and Retail Sales. The company offers casual footwear, including boots, shoes, and sandals for men, as well as oxfords and slip-ons, lug outsole and fashion boots, and casual sandals for women; dress casuals, seasonal sandals and boots, and relaxed fit casuals for men and women; and casual fusion line for young men and women under the Skechers USA brand. It also provides footwear collection for men and women, including lightweight sport athletic lifestyle products, classic athletic-inspired styles, and sport sandals and boots under the Skechers Sport brand name; casual and sporty styles sneakers for females under the Skechers Active and Skechers Sport Active brand; and footwear for women and girls under the BOBS from Skechers name. In addition, the company offers casual, dress, and active styles, as well as casual sneakers for men under the Mark Nason name; technical footwear under the Skechers Performance brand; and boots, shoes, sneakers, and sandals for infants, toddlers, boys, and girls under the Skechers Kids name. Further, it provides men’s and women’s casuals, such as field boots, hikers, and athletic shoes under the Skechers Work brand. The company sells its products through approximately 1,545 company-owned and third-party retail stores; and department and specialty stores, as well as through its e-commerce Website in approximately 160 countries and territories. Skechers U.S.A., Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Manhattan Beach, California.

 

Stocks Under Consideration: The Wendy’s Company (WEN), Under Armour, Inc. (UAA), Staples, Inc. (SPLS)

The Wendy’s Company (WEN) retreated with the stock falling -0.14% or $-0.02 to close at $14.31 on active trading volume of 4.56M compared its three months average trading volume of 3.27M. The Dublin Ohio 43017 based company operating under the Restaurants industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 54.99% up for the period and up by 5.84% so far this year. With price target of $13.29 and a 64.76% rebound from 52-week low, The Wendy’s Company has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

The Wendy’s Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as a quick-service restaurant company in the hamburger sandwich segment worldwide. It is involved in operating, developing, and franchising a system of quick-service restaurants. The company’s restaurants offer a range of chicken breast sandwiches, chicken nuggets, chili, French fries, baked potatoes, salads, soft drinks, Frosty desserts, and kids’ meals. As of November 9, 2016, its restaurant system included approximately 6,500 franchise and company-operated restaurants. The company was formerly known as Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, Inc. and changed its name to The Wendy’s Company in July 2011. The Wendy’s Company was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ohio.

Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) had a light trading with around 4.55M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 5.67M. The stock traded between $21.26 and $21.93 before closing at the price of $21.32 with -1.3% change on the day. The Baltimore Maryland 21230 based company is currently trading 4.31% above its 52 week low of $20.44 and -55.54% below its 52 week high of $47.94. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $23.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) saw its value increase by 0.55% as the stock gained $0.05 to finish the day at a closing price of $9.2. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $7.24-$11.37 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $9.16 to $9.31 during the day, are up by 8.53% in the past three months and up by 2.79% over the past six months. It is currently trading 0.73% above its 20 day moving average and -1.46% below its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $9.92 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 50.08.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Staples, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates office products superstores. It operates in three segments: North American Stores & Online, North American Commercial, and International Operations. The company offers a range of office supplies, business technology products, facility and breakroom supplies, computers and mobility products, and office furniture under the Staples, Quill, and other proprietary brands. It also provides copy and print services, as well as technology services. The company sells and delivers office products and services directly to businesses and consumers through its Staples.com and Staples.ca, and Quill.com Websites, as well as through retail stores, and Internet and direct mail catalogs. As of January 30, 2016, it operated approximately 1,907 retail stores; and 104 distribution and fulfillment centers in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1985 and is based in Framingham, Massachusetts.

 

Trader Alert: Naked Brand Group Inc. (NAKD), ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA), Under Armour, Inc. (UA)

Naked Brand Group Inc. (NAKD) grew with the stock adding 25.61% or $0.74 to close at $3.63 on active trading volume of 7.8M compared its three months average trading volume of 1.02M. The New York New York 10016 based company has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 41.8% up for the period and up by 263% so far this year. With price target of $0 and a 341.93% rebound from 52-week low, Naked Brand Group Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Naked Brand Group Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells men’s and women’s underwear, intimate apparel, loungewear, and sleepwear products in the United States and Canada. It offers various innerwear products for men, including boxer briefs, trunks, briefs, undershirts, T-shirts, lounge pants, lounge shorts, and robes; and loungewear and sleepwear products for women, such as boyshorts, hipsters, lounge pants and tops, camisoles, tank tops, pajamas, chemises, sleepshirts, and robes primarily under the Naked brand name. The company sells its products to consumers and retailers through wholesale channels; and direct-to-consumer channel, which consists of an online e-commerce store, wearnaked.com. Naked Brand Group Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.

ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) gained $0.01 to close the day at a new closing price of $23.81, a 0.04% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 444.85% above its 52 week low of $4.37. A total of 7.79M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 10.58M. The stock, which fluctuated between $23.79 and $23.82 during the day, currently situated -0.17% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 73.29% in the past one month and up by 168.13% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $20.63 and RSI of 88.58, the stock still has upside potential, making it a sell for now.

ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an oncology company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of drugs for cancer patients in the United States and internationally. It offers Iclusig (ponatinib), a tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) for the treatment of adult patients with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), and Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia in the United States, the European Union, Australia, Switzerland, Israel, and Canada. The company also develops Brigatinib, an investigational inhibitor of anaplastic lymphoma kinase for the treatment of various patients with a form of non-small cell lung cancer; and AP32788, for treating non-small cell lung cancer and various other solid tumors. It markets and sells Iclusig through specialty pharmacy in the United States. The company has license agreements with Medinol Ltd. to develop and commercialize stents and other medical devices to deliver ridaforolimus. ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) shares were down in last trading by -1.93% to $17.79. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -7.44% over the past week and fell -34.21% in the past month. It is currently trading -32.03% below its 50 day moving average and -49.71% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -62.9% decrease in value from its one year high of $46.2. The RSI indicator value of 15.22, lead us to believe that it may correct downwards in the near term.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

Stocks To Track: Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR), Under Armour, Inc. (UAA), Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. (TENX)

Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) climbed 1.98% during last trading as the stock added $0.19 to finish the day at $9.81 with about 7.85M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 6.05M. The $1.6B market cap company, which fluctuated between $9.55 and $9.83 during the day, currently situated 154.81% above its 52 week low of $3.85 and -5.22% away from its one year high of $10.35. The RSI of 58.88 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Oclaro, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets lasers and optical components, modules, and subsystems for the optical communications, industrial, and consumer laser markets worldwide. The company’s products generate, detect, combine, and separate light signals in optical communications networks. It offers client side transceivers, including pluggable transceivers; line side transceivers; tunable laser transmitters, such as discrete lasers and co-packaged laser modulators; lithium niobate modulators to manipulate the phase or the amplitude of an optical signal; transponder modules for transmitter and receiver functions; and discrete lasers and receivers for metro and long-haul applications. The company markets its products through direct sales force, as well as through sales representatives and resellers. It serves network equipment manufacturers of telecommunications and datacom systems, and hyperscale data center operators. The company was formerly known as Bookham, Inc. and changed its name to Oclaro, Inc. in April 2009. Oclaro, Inc. was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) gained $0.05 to close the day at a new closing price of $20.7, a 0.24% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 0.98% above its 52 week low of $20.44. A total of 7.65M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 5.48M. The stock, which fluctuated between $20.44 and $20.84 during the day, currently situated -56.83% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -32.22% in the past one month and down by -32.77% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $23.5 and RSI of 13.67, the stock still has upside potential, making it a buy for now.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. (TENX) had a light trading with around 7.64M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 982.35K. The stock traded between $0.6989 and $0.9225 before closing at the price of $0.71 with -11.33% change on the day. The Morrisville North Carolina 27560 based company is currently trading 70.94% above its 52 week low of $0.415 and -75.87% below its 52 week high of $2.94. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 30.95 and $9.25 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Tenax Therapeutics, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, focused on the development and commercialization of a portfolio of products for the critical care market in the United States and Canada. It focuses on the development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products containing levosimendan, 2.5 mg/ml concentrate for solution for infusion/5ml vial for use in the reduction of morbidity and mortality in cardiac surgery patients at risk for developing Low Cardiac Output Syndrome. The company offers Wundecyte, a wound-healing gel. The company was formerly known as Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. and changed its name to Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. in September 2014. Tenax Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Morrisville, North Carolina.

 

Investor’s Alert: Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL), Ciber, Inc. (CBR), Under Armour, Inc. (UA)

Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.57% or $-0.44 to close the day at $76.17 on higher than average trading volume of 6.44M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 1.35M. The New York New York 10022 based company has been underperforming the textile – apparel clothing companies by -21.5106% for last three months and its recent losses have pulled the stock down -15.67% YTD, versus the textile – apparel clothing industry which is down -10.79% for the same period. The RSI of 17.84 indicates the stock is oversold at the current levels, buy for now.

Ralph Lauren Corporation designs, markets, and distributes lifestyle products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Wholesale, Retail, and Licensing. It offers apparel, including a range of men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing; accessories, which comprise footwear, eyewear, watches, fine jewelry, hats, belts, and leather goods, such as handbags and luggage; home products consisting of bedding and bath products, furniture, fabrics and wallpapers, lightings, paints, tabletops, and giftware; and fragrances. The company sells apparel and accessories under the Ralph Lauren Collection, Purple Label, Black Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Polo Sport, Double RL, RLX Ralph Lauren, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Ralph by Ralph Lauren, Polo and RLX Golf, Ralph Lauren Children, Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren, Chaps, Club Monaco, American Living, and other brand names; women’s fragrances under the Safari, Ralph Lauren Blue, Lauren, Romance, RALPH collection, and Big Pony collection brand names; and men’s fragrances under the Safari, Polo Sport, Polo Green, Polo Blue, Polo Blue Sport, Purple Label, Polo Black, Double Black, Big Pony collection, Polo Red collection, and Polo Supreme Oud brand names. Ralph Lauren Corporation sells its products to department stores, specialty stores, and golf and pro shops, as well as through its retail stores, concession-based shop-within-shops, and its e-commerce sites. The company also sells its apparel, home, and other products through licensing alliances. As of April 2, 2016, it operated 493 directly-operated freestanding stores and 583 concession-based shop-within-shops. Ralph Lauren Corporation was founded in 1967 and is based in New York, New York.

Ciber, Inc. (CBR) had a light trading with around 6.38M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 829.32K. The stock traded between $0.2395 and $0.3 before closing at the price of $0.29 with 31.86% change on the day. The Greenwood Village Colorado 80111 based company is currently trading 31.86% above its 52 week low of $0.22 and -90.85% below its 52 week high of $2.94. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 28.06 and $2.23 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Ciber, Inc. operates as an information technology (IT) service company worldwide. It operates as an independent software vendor or channel partner; and provides project management, application and technical consulting, and database administration for implementation projects and managed-services. The company also offers managed services; and enterprise application, IT strategy, and business process consultancy services, as well as project planning, systems implementation and integration, training and change management, and application management. Its application development and management/staffing services provide analysis, design, development, testing and quality assurance, implementation, and maintenance of its client’s business applications. In addition, the company offers staffing services covering software development lifecycle, as well as steady-state operations; and sells various IT hardware and software products. It serves Global 2000 blue-chip companies in industries, such as manufacturing, retail, education, healthcare and life sciences, energy and utilities, financial services, and the public sector. Ciber, Inc. was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) traded within a range of $18.02 to $18.3 after opening the day at $18.25. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -27.73% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.39% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $18.19 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -62.06% below its 52 week high of $46.53 and 0.78% above its 12-month low of $18.02. The shares are down by over -40.92% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 15.39 is bullish. They are not pointing to a rebound in the stock. We should get in as it looks to have found a bottom.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

Three Movers to Watch for: Under Armour, Inc. (UAA), Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW), Under Armour, Inc. (UA)

Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) retreated with the stock falling -0.23% or $-0.05 to close at $21.44 on light trading volume of 17.92M compared its three months average trading volume of 5.24M. The Baltimore Maryland 21230 based company has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now -47.71% down for the period and down by -26.2% so far this year. With price target of $37.36 and a 3.08% rebound from 52-week low, Under Armour, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW) gained $0.14 to close the day at a new closing price of $3.5, a 4.17% increase in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 122.93% above its 52 week low of $1.57. A total of 15.07M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 7.42M. The stock, which fluctuated between $3.36 and $3.53 during the day, currently situated -33.59% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -8.14% in the past one month and down by -15.46% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $4.89 and RSI of 39.52, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Genworth Financial, Inc. provides insurance and homeownership solutions in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: U.S. Mortgage Insurance, Canada Mortgage Insurance, Australia Mortgage Insurance, U.S. Life Insurance, and Runoff. The U.S. Mortgage Insurance segment offers mortgage insurance products primarily insure prime-based and individually underwritten residential mortgage loans. The Canada Mortgage Insurance segment provides flow mortgage insurance; and bulk mortgage insurance products and services that aid in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets, as well as helps lenders manage capital and risk in Canada. The Australia Mortgage Insurance segment offers flow mortgage insurance, as well as bulk mortgage insurance that aids in the sale of mortgages to the capital markets in Australia. The U.S. Life Insurance segment offers long-term care insurance products, as well as service traditional life insurance and fixed annuity products in the United States. The Runoff segment covers non-strategic products, which primarily include variable annuity, variable life insurance, institutional, corporate-owned life insurance, and accident and health insurance products. This segment’s institutional products include funding agreements, funding agreements backing notes, and guaranteed investment contracts. It distributes its products and services primarily through appointed independent producers, financial intermediaries, employer groups, and sales specialists. Genworth Financial, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) shares were down in last trading by -2.19% to $18.8. It experienced higher than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -26.82% over the past week and fell -25.31% in the past month. It is currently trading -30.9% below its 50 day moving average and -47.63% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -60.79% decrease in value from its one year high of $46.2. The RSI indicator value of 15.89, lead us to believe that it may correct downwards in the near term.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

3 Notable Runners: NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP), Under Armour, Inc. (UA), Banc of California, Inc. (BANC)

NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NEP) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 12.59% or $3.47 to close the day at $31.04 on lower than average trading volume of 3.27M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 454.48K. The Juno Beach Florida 33408 based company has been outperforming the diversified utilities companies by 9.15% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 21.53% YTD, versus the diversified utilities industry which is up 0.22% for the same period. The RSI of 80.65 indicates the stock is overbought at the current levels, sell for now.

NextEra Energy Partners, LP acquires, owns, and operates contracted clean energy projects. It owns interests in wind and solar projects in North America, as well as in seven contracted natural gas pipeline assets in Texas. It has a portfolio of approximately 2,200 MW of renewable energy projects. The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida.

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) had a light trading with around 3.26M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.12M. The stock traded between $24.82 and $25.59 before closing at the price of $25.09 with -1.68% change on the day. The Baltimore Maryland 21230 based company is currently trading 2.41% above its 52 week low of $23.51 and -47.67% below its 52 week high of $46.53. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 36.42 and $37 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Banc of California, Inc. (BANC) traded within a range of $14.9 to $16.05 after opening the day at $15.65. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -12.1% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.04% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $15.25 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -34.37% below its 52 week high of $23.24 and 39.52% above its 12-month low of $10.93. The shares are up by over 22.69% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 42.48 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Banc of California, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for Banc of California, National Association that provides banking products and services in the United States. It operates through Commercial Banking, Mortgage Banking, Financial Advisory, and Corporate/Other segments. The company’s deposits consist of savings, checking, money market, and demand accounts, as well as certificates of deposit; and commercial and consumer loan products include commercial and industrial loans, commercial real estate loans, multi-family loans, SBA guaranteed business loans, construction and renovation loans, lease financing, single family residential mortgage loans, warehouse loans, asset or security backed loans, home equity lines of credit, consumer and business lines of credit, home equity loans, and other consumer loans. It also provides private banking products for high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs; and other banking services to financial institutions, as well as invests in mortgage-backed securities. In addition, the company offers automated bill payment, cash and treasury management, master demand accounts, foreign exchange, interest rate swaps, trust services, card payment services, remote and mobile deposit capture, ACH origination, wire transfer, direct deposit, and safe deposit boxes, as well as online, telephone, and mobile banking services. Further, it provides financial advisory and asset management services to third parties; and manages and sells other real estate owned properties. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 35 branches in San Diego, Orange, Santa Barbara, and Los Angeles Counties in California; and 68 loan production offices in California, Arizona, Oregon, Virginia, Indiana, Colorado, Idaho, and Nevada. Banc of California, Inc. was formerly known as First PacTrust Bancorp, Inc. and changed its name to Banc of California, Inc. in July 2013. The company was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.

 

Stocks Roundup: SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI), Under Armour, Inc. (UAA), Level 3 Communications, Inc. (LVLT)

SunTrust Banks, Inc. (STI) retreated with the stock falling -0.88% or $-0.51 to close at $57.75 on light trading volume of 2.43M compared its three months average trading volume of 4.06M. The Atlanta Georgia 30308 based company operating under the Money Center Banks industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 62.8% up for the period and up by 5.29% so far this year. With price target of $59.69 and a 90.31% rebound from 52-week low, SunTrust Banks, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. operates as the holding company for SunTrust Bank that provides various financial services for consumers, businesses, corporations, and institutions in the United States. It operates through three segments: Consumer Banking and Private Wealth Management, Wholesale Banking, and Mortgage Banking. The Consumer Banking and Private Wealth Management segment offers deposits, home equity lines and loans, credit lines, indirect auto loans, student loans, bank cards, and other lending products, as well as various services. This segment also provides wealth management products and professional services, including brokerage, professional investment management, and trust services; and family office solutions. The Wholesale Banking segment offers corporate and investment banking solutions, such as advisory, capital raising, and financial risk management, as well as lease financing solutions; cash management services, auto dealer financing, and corporate insurance premium financing solutions; and construction, mini-perm, and permanent real estate financing, as well as tailored financing and equity investment solutions. This segment also provides treasury and payment solutions, including operating various electronic and paper payment types, such as card, wire transfer, automated clearing house, check, and cash; and offers clients to manage their accounts online. The Mortgage Banking segment provides residential mortgage products in the secondary market. The company offers its products and services through a network of traditional and in-store branches, automated teller machines, Internet, mobile, and telephone banking channels. As of December 31, 2015, it operated 1,401 full-service banking offices located in Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) had a light trading with around 2.41M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.78M. The stock traded between $28.81 and $29.37 before closing at the price of $29.13 with 0% change on the day. The Baltimore Maryland 21230 based company is currently trading 2.97% above its 52 week low of $28.29 and -39.25% below its 52 week high of $47.95. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $37.36 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (LVLT) saw its value decrease by -0.25% as the stock dropped $-0.15 to finish the day at a closing price of $59.61. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $41.73-$59.84 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $59.39 to $59.81 during the day, are up by 27.05% in the past three months and up by 17.14% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.87% above its 20 day moving average and 4.39% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $63 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 65.49.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Level 3 Communications, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a facilities-based provider of a range of integrated communications services. It operates through North America, EMEA, and Latin America segments. The company offers Internet protocol (IP) and data services comprising Internet services, virtual private network, Ethernet, content delivery network, media delivery, Vyvx broadcast, managed, cloud and IT, and cloud connect services, as well as Communications as a Service. It also provides transport and fiber services comprising wavelengths, private lines, transoceanic services, and dark fiber, as well as related professional services; local and enterprise voice services, including Voice over Internet Protocol services and traditional circuit-switch based services; collaboration services, such as audio, Web, and video collaboration services; colocation and data center services comprising cloud, hosting, and application management solutions; and security services for mobile users or remote offices, governance, risk management, and compliance. In addition, the company provides wholesale voice services, including voice termination and toll free services. It primarily serves various types of customers, such as enterprises, content, government, and wholesale. The company was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado.

 

3 Stocks to Watch For: Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX), Under Armour, Inc. (UAA), Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC)

Xilinx, Inc. (XLNX) saw its value increase by 1.09% as the stock gained $0.64 to finish the day at a closing price of $59.56. The stock was higher in trading and has fluctuated between $41.53-$62.24 per share for the past year. The shares, which traded within a range of $59.07 to $60.24 during the day, are up by 18.34% in the past three months and up by 20.61% over the past six months. It is currently trading 0.98% above its 20 day moving average and 5.12% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $56.94 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 61.32.The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

Xilinx, Inc. designs and develops programmable devices and associated technologies worldwide. Its programmable devices comprise integrated circuits (ICs) in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), such as programmable system on chips, and three dimensional ICs; software design tools to program the PLDs; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards; and intellectual property (IP). The company also offers development boards; development kits, including hardware, design tools, IP, and reference designs that are designed to streamline and accelerate the development of domain-specific and market-specific applications; and configuration products, such as one-time programmable and in-system programmable storage devices to configure field programmable gate arrays. In addition, it provides design services, customer training, field engineering, and technical support. The company offers its products to electronic equipment manufacturers in end markets, such as wired and wireless communications, industrial, scientific and medical, aerospace and defense, audio, video and broadcast, consumer, automotive, and test and measurement. Xilinx, Inc. sells its products through a network of independent distributors; and through direct sales to original equipment manufacturers and electronic manufacturing service providers by a network of independent sales representative firms and by a direct sales management organization. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) shares were up in last trading by 2.66% to $29.3. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -0.17% over the past week and fell -0.31% in the past month. It is currently trading -4.21% below its 50 day moving average and -20.83% below its 200 day moving average. Following the recent increase in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -38.89% decrease in value from its one year high of $47.95. The RSI indicator value of 44.46, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Under Armour, Inc. together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and distributes branded performance apparel, footwear, and accessories for men, women, and youth primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The company offers its apparel in compression, fitted, and loose types to be worn in hot, cold, and in between the extremes. It provides various footwear products, including football, baseball, lacrosse, softball and soccer cleats, slides, performance training, running, basketball, and outdoor footwear. The company also offers accessories, which include headwear, bags, and gloves; and digital fitness platform licenses and subscriptions, as well as digital advertising, as well as licenses its brands. It primarily provides its products under the UA Logo, UNDER ARMOUR, UA, ARMOUR, HEATGEAR, COLDGEAR, ALLSEASONGEAR, PROTECT THIS HOUSE, and I WILL, as well as ARMOURBITE, ARMOURSTORM, ARMOUR FLEECE, and ARMOUR BRA trademarks. The company sells its products through wholesale channels, including national and regional sporting goods chains, independent and specialty retailers, department store chains, institutional athletic departments, and leagues and teams, as well as independent distributors; and directly to consumers through a network of brand and factory house stores, and Website. Under Armour, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC) traded within a range of $116.81 to $121.3 after opening the day at $117.41. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 11.53% so far this year. The stock was up close to 3.35% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $120.53 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding 2.94% above its 52 week high of $121.3 and 90.58% above its 12-month low of $64.51. The shares are up by over 30.51% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 74.78 is bearish. The technical indicator is offering a warning sign that the stock can’t keep current pace going.

Norfolk Southern Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the rail transportation of raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods. It also transports overseas freight through various Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports; provides logistics services; and operates scheduled passenger trains. In addition, the company engages in the acquisition, leasing, and management of coal, oil, gas, and minerals; development of commercial real estate; telecommunications; and leasing or sale of rail property and equipment. As of March 1, 2016, it operated approximately 20,000 miles of road in 22 states and the District of Columbia. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Norfolk, Virginia.