Stocks Intraday Alert: Morgan Stanley (MS), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANTH)

Morgan Stanley (MS) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 0.24% or $0.1 to close the day at $42.25 on higher than average trading volume of 6.93M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 12.28M. The New York New York 10036 based company has been outperforming the investment brokerage – national companies by 32.2868% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 36.07% YTD, versus the investment brokerage – national industry which is up 25.02% for the same period. The RSI of 57.84 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Morgan Stanley, a financial holding company, provides various financial products and services to corporations, governments, financial institutions, and individuals worldwide. The company’s Institutional Securities segment offers capital raising and financial advisory services, including services related to the underwriting of debt, equity, and other securities, as well as advice on mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, real estate, and project finance. This segment also provides sales and trading services, such as sales, financing, and market-making services in equity securities and fixed income products, including foreign exchange and commodities, as well as prime brokerage services; and corporate lending services, credit products, and investments and research services. Its Wealth Management segment offers various financial services and solutions covering brokerage and investment advisory services, market-making services in fixed income securities, financial and wealth planning services, annuity and insurance products, credit and other lending products, and banking and retirement plan services to individual investors, small-to-medium sized businesses, and institutions. The company’s Investment Management segment provides various investment strategies and products comprising asset management, including equity, fixed income, liquidity, alternatives, and managed futures products. This segment is also involved in merchant banking and real estate investing businesses. Morgan Stanley was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) had a light trading with around 6.88M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.68M. The stock traded between $68.83 and $69.43 before closing at the price of $69.12 with -0.2% change on the day. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company is currently trading 18.15% above its 52 week low of $60.2 and -7.41% below its 52 week high of $75.19. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 41.74 and $74.59 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANTH) traded within a range of $0.64 to $0.76 after opening the day at $0.74. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -86.01% so far this year. The stock was down close to -8.09% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $0.65 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -87.2% below its 52 week high of $4.9 and -3.12% below its 12-month low of $0.64. The shares are down by over -79.39% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 24.46 is bullish. They are not pointing to a rebound in the stock. We should get in as it looks to have found a bottom.

Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of medicines for patients with unmet medical needs. The company’s Phase III product candidates include liprotamase or Sollpura, a non-porcine investigational pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of patients with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency; and Blisibimod that targets B-cell activating factor associated with various B-cell mediated autoimmune diseases, including systemic lupus erythematosus, lupus nephritis, and others. It also develops Blisibimod, which is in Phase II clinical study for the treatment of Immunoglobulin A nephropathy. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Hayward, California.

 

Traders Recap: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST), Halliburton Company (HAL)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.07% or $-0.05 to close the day at $69.26 on lower than average trading volume of 4.29M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.74M. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company has been outperforming the discount, variety stores companies by -1.4034% for last three months and its recent losses have trimmed gains to 16.27% YTD, versus the discount, variety stores industry which is up 10.86% for the same period. The RSI of 42.04 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST) had a active trading with around 4.29M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 10.3M. The stock traded between $18.52 and $18.76 before closing at the price of $18.75 with 0.97% change on the day. The Bethesda Maryland 20817 based company is currently trading 62.29% above its 52 week low of $12.17 and -2.61% below its 52 week high of $19.51. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 64.46 and $17.5 respectively, lead us to believe that it should be put on hold over the coming weeks.

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.

Halliburton Company (HAL) traded within a range of $53.84 to $54.46 after opening the day at $54.14. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 61.51% so far this year. The stock was down close to -0.48% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $54.04 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -3.64% below its 52 week high of $56.08 and 98.91% above its 12-month low of $27.64. The shares are up by over 22.73% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 59.09 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Halliburton Company provides a range of services and products to the upstream oil and natural gas industry worldwide. The company’s Completion and Production segment offers production enhancement services, including stimulation and sand control services; and cementing services, such as bonding the well, well casing, and casing equipment. It also provides completion tools that offer downhole solutions and services, including well completion products and services, intelligent well completions, liner hanger systems, sand control systems, and service tools; pressure control services comprising coiled tubing, hydraulic workover units, and downhole tools; and pipeline and process services, such as pre-commissioning and maintenance, subsea pipeline, conventional pipeline, and process services. In addition, this segment offers oilfield production and completion chemicals and services; electrical submersible pumps and progressive cavity pumps; and installation, maintenance, repair, and testing services. The company’s Drilling and Evaluation segment provides drilling fluid systems, performance additives, completion fluids, solids control, specialized testing equipment, and waste management services; and drilling systems and services. It also offers wireline and perforating services that include open-hole logging, cased-hole and slickline, borehole seismic, and formation and reservoir solutions; and drill bits and services comprising roller cone rock bits, fixed cutter bits, hole enlargement, and related downhole tools and services, as well as coring equipment and services. In addition, this segment offers integrated exploration, drilling, and production software, as well as related professional and data management services; testing and subsea services, such as acquisition and analysis of reservoir information and optimization solutions; and oilfield project management and integrated solutions. Halliburton Company was founded in 1919 and is based in Houston, Texas.

 

Trader’s Round Up: Groupon, Inc. (GRPN), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Synchrony Financial (SYF)

Groupon, Inc. (GRPN) retreated with the stock falling -2.78% or $-0.1 to close at $3.5 on active trading volume of 4.84M compared its three months average trading volume of 13.12M. The Chicago Illinois 60654 based company operating under the Internet Information Providers industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 11.46% up for the period and up by 14.01% so far this year. With price target of $5.13 and a 62.79% rebound from 52-week low, Groupon, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Groupon, Inc. operates online local commerce marketplaces that connect merchants to consumers by offering goods and services at a discount in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. It also provides deals on products for which it acts as the merchant of record. The company offers deals in various categories, including food and drink, events and activities, beauty and spa, health and fitness, home and garden, and automotive; and deals on various product lines, such as electronics, sporting goods, jewelry, toys, household items, and apparel, as well as provides discounted and market rates for hotel, airfare, and package deals. It offers its deal offerings to customers through Websites; search engines; and mobile applications and mobile browsers, which enable consumers to browse, purchase, manage, and redeem deals on their mobile devices, as well as sends emails to its subscribers with deal offerings that are targeted by location and personal preferences. The company was formerly known as ThePoint.com, Inc. and changed its name to Groupon, Inc. in October 2008. The company was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Groupon, Inc. is a subsidiary of The Point, LLC.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) dropped $-0.39 to close the day at a new closing price of $69.31, a -0.56% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 18.48% above its 52 week low of $60.2. A total of 4.82M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 8.76M. The stock, which fluctuated between $69.26 and $70 during the day, currently situated -7.16% below its 52 week high. The stock is down by -1.94% in the past one month and down by -2.76% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $74.59 and RSI of 42.37, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Synchrony Financial (SYF) shares were down in last trading by -2.05% to $36.24. It experienced lighter than average volume on day. The stock decreased in value by almost -2.74% over the past week and grew 6.9% in the past month. It is currently trading 11.05% above its 50 day moving average and 24.35% above its 200 day moving average. Following the recent decrease in price, the stock’s new closing price represents a -2.87% decrease in value from its one year high of $37.31. The RSI indicator value of 58.76, lead us to believe that it is a hold for now.

Synchrony Financial operates as a consumer financial services company in the United States. The company offers private label credit cards, dual cards, and small and medium-sized business credit products; and promotional financing for consumer purchases, such as private label credit cards and installment loans. It also provides promotional financing to consumers for elective healthcare procedures or services, such as dental, veterinary, cosmetic, vision, and audiology; debt cancellation products; and deposit products, including certificates of deposit, individual retirement, money market, and savings accounts, as well as accepts deposits through third-party securities brokerage firms. The company offers its credit products through programs established with a group of national and regional retailers, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations, and healthcare service providers; and deposit products through multiple channels, including online, print, and radio advertising. Synchrony Financial was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut. Synchrony Financial operates independently of GE Consumer Finance, Inc. as of November 17, 2015.

 

Stocks Under Review: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM), Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.07% or $-0.05 to close the day at $69.54 on light trading volume of 4.8M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.77M. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company has been outperforming the discount, variety stores group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 17.64%, compared to the industry which has advanced 11.89% over the same period. With RSI of 43.7, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $74.59, making it a hold for now.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) grew with the stock adding 3.24% or $1.02 to close at $32.46 on light trading volume of 4.78M compared its three months average trading volume of 7.83M. The Greenwood Village Colorado 80111 based company operating under the Gold industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 75.74% up for the period and up by 81.11% so far this year. With price target of $41.71 and a 103.01% rebound from 52-week low, Newmont Mining Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Newmont Mining Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the mining industry. The company primarily acquires, develops, explores for, and produces gold. It also explores for silver and copper properties. The company’s operations and/or assets are located in the United States, Australia, Peru, Indonesia, Ghana, and Suriname. As of December 31, 2015, it had proven and probable gold reserves of 73.7 million ounces and an aggregate land position of approximately 20,000 square miles. The company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 2.35% or $4.89 to close the day at $213.34 on higher than average trading volume of 4.67M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 4.2M. The Palo Alto California 94304 based company has been outperforming the auto manufacturers – major companies by 2.0683% for last three months and its recent gains have offset losses to -11.11% YTD, versus the auto manufacturers – major industry which is up 1.04% for the same period. The RSI of 69.86 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Tesla Motors, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles and stationary energy storage products in the United States, China, Norway, and internationally. It primarily offers sedans and sport utility vehicles. The company also offers electric vehicle powertrain components and systems to other manufacturers. It sells its products through a network of Tesla stores and galleries, as well as through Internet. In addition, the company designs, manufactures, installs, monitors, maintains, leases, and sells solar energy systems to government, residential, and commercial customers; and sells electricity generated by solar energy systems to customers. Tesla Motors, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

 

Investor’s Alert: Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL), Oracle Corporation (ORCL), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -8.46% or $-1.38 to close the day at $14.94 on lower than average trading volume of 11.25M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 6.78M. The South San Francisco California 94080 based company has been underperforming the biotechnology companies by 0.3605% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 164.89% YTD, versus the biotechnology industry which is up 5.48% for the same period. The RSI of 42.25 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Exelixis, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of new medicines with the potential to enhance care and outcomes for people with cancer. It focuses on advancing cabozantinib, an inhibitor of multiple tyrosine kinases, including MET, AXL, and VEGF receptors, which has shown clinical anti-tumor activity in approximately 20 forms of cancer and is the subject of a broad clinical development program. The company has received regulatory approval for two separate formulations of cabozantinib for the treatment of certain forms of kidney and thyroid cancer and marketed as CABOMETYX tablets in the United States and COMETRIQ capsules in the United States and European Union respectively. It also offers COTELLIC (cobimetinib), a selective inhibitor of MEK, in the United States and European Union; and is being evaluated for further potential indications by Roche and Genentech under collaboration with Exelixis. Exelixis, Inc. has collaboration and license agreements with Ipsen Pharma SAS, Genentech, Inc., GlaxoSmithKline, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Sanofi, Merck, and Daiichi Sankyo Company Limited for the development and commercialization of various compounds and programs. The company was formerly known as Exelixis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and changed its name to Exelixis, Inc. in February 2000. Exelixis, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) had a light trading with around 11.22M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 12.64M. The stock traded between $38.6 and $39.24 before closing at the price of $38.96 with 0.33% change on the day. The Redwood City California 94065 based company is currently trading 18.93% above its 52 week low of $33.13 and -6.68% below its 52 week high of $42. Both the RSI indicator and target price of 42.92 and $44.06 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.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) traded within a range of $69.21 to $71.24 after opening the day at $71.24. The company has seen its stock increase in value by 16.82% so far this year. The stock was down close to -2.32% on active volume in last trading session and closed at $69.59 per share. After the recent fall, the stock is currently holding -6.79% below its 52 week high of $75.19 and 20.13% above its 12-month low of $60.2. The shares are down by over -3.13% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 44.12 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

 

Stocks in Review: Under Armour, Inc. Class A Comm (UAA), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON)

Under Armour, Inc. Class A Comm (UAA) traded within a range of $29.33 to $30.06 after opening the day at $29.79. The company has seen its stock decrease in value by -25.44% so far this year. The stock was up close to 0.13% on light volume in last trading session and closed at $30.05 per share. After the recent gain, the stock is currently holding -37.33% below its 52 week high of $47.95 and 1.52% above its 12-month low of $29.33. The shares are down by over -24.69% in the last three months, and the RSI indicator value of 33.38 is neither bullish nor bearish, tempting investors to stay on the sidelines.

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.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) failed to extend gains with the stock declining -0.81% or $-0.58 to close the day at $71.24 on light trading volume of 5.09M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.71M. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company has been outperforming the discount, variety stores group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 21.09%, compared to the industry which has advanced 15.31% over the same period. With RSI of 55.8, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $74.43, making it a hold for now.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON) dropped $-0.12 to close the day at a new closing price of $12.69, a -0.94% decrease in value from its previous closing price that moved the stock 82.07% above its 52 week low of $6.97. A total of 5.07M shares exchanged hands during the day compared with its three month average trading volume of 6.32M. The stock, which fluctuated between $12.68 and $12.88 during the day, currently situated -4.73% below its 52 week high. The stock is up by 10.64% in the past one month and up by 5.4% over the past three months. With a one year target estimate of $14.31 and RSI of 59.4, the stock still has upside potential, making it a hold for now.

ON Semiconductor Corporation manufactures and sells semiconductor components for various electronic devices worldwide. Its Application Products Group segment provides analog, mixed-signal, and advanced logic application specific integrated circuit and application specific standard product solutions; and solutions for voltage and current options, as well as foundry and manufacturing services, including integrated passive devices technology, integrated circuit (IC) design, packaging, and silicon technology offerings. The company’s Image Sensor Group segment offers complementary metal oxide semiconductor and charge-coupled device image sensors, proximity sensors, and image signal processors. Its Standard Products Group segment provides discrete and integrated semiconductor products that perform application functions, such as power switching, signal conditioning, circuit protection, signal amplification, and voltage reference; and develops lower capacitance protection and integrated signal conditioning products to support data transmission rates, micro packages, and switching and rectification technologies. The company’s System Solutions Group segment supplies analog and mixed signal ICs, digital signal processors, analog and digital tuners, intelligent power modules, and memory and discrete semiconductors. ON Semiconductor Corporation’s devices are used in various end-products, such as automotive electronics, smartphones, media tablets, wearable electronics, computers, servers, industrial building and home automation systems, consumer white goods, imaging systems, LED lighting, power supplies, networking and telecom equipment, medical diagnostics, imaging and hearing health, and sensor networks, as well as the Internet-of-Things. The company serves original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and electronic manufacturing service providers. ON Semiconductor Corp. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.

 

Equities Trend Analysis: CVS Health Corporation (CVS), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Staples, Inc. (SPLS)

CVS Health Corporation (CVS) retreated with the stock falling -0.11% or $-0.09 to close at $79.84 on light trading volume of 6.11M compared its three months average trading volume of 8.5M. The Woonsocket Rhode Island 02895 based company operating under the Health Care Plans industry has been trending down for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now -15.28% down for the period and down by -16.86% so far this year. With price target of $86.71 and a 15.21% rebound from 52-week low, CVS Health Corporation has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

CVS Health Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides integrated pharmacy health care services. It operates through Pharmacy Services and Retail/LTC segments. The Pharmacy Services segment offers pharmacy benefit management solutions, such as plan design and administration, formulary management, Medicare Part D services, mail order and specialty pharmacy services, retail pharmacy network management services, prescription management systems, clinical services, disease management programs, and medical pharmacy management services. This segment serves employers, insurance companies, unions, government employee groups, health plans, managed Medicaid plans and plans offered on public and private exchanges, other sponsors of health benefit plans, and individuals under the CVS Caremark Pharmacy Services, Caremark, CVS Caremark, CarePlus CVS Pharmacy, CVS Specialty, Accordant, SilverScript, NovoLogix, Coram, Navarro Health Services, and Advanced Care Scripts names. As of December 31, 2015, it operated 24 retail specialty pharmacy stores, 11 specialty mail order pharmacies and 5 mail order dispensing pharmacies, and 83 branches for infusion and enteral services. The Retail/LTC segment sells prescription drugs, over-the-counter drugs, beauty products and cosmetics, personal care products, convenience foods, seasonal merchandise, and greeting cards, as well as provides photo finishing services. It operates 9,655 retail stores in 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Brazil primarily under the CVS Pharmacy, CVS, Longs Drugs, Navarro Discount Pharmacy, and Drogaria Onofre names; online retail pharmacy Websites; and 32 onsite pharmacy stores, long-term care pharmacy operations, and retail health care clinics. The company was formerly known as CVS Caremark Corporation and changed its name to CVS Health Corporation in September 2014. CVS Health Corporation was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) had a light trading with around 6.1M shares changing hands compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.71M. The stock traded between $71.51 and $71.93 before closing at the price of $71.82 with 0.34% change on the day. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company is currently trading 25.97% above its 52 week low of $60.2 and -3.8% below its 52 week high of $75.19. Both the RSI indicator and target price of  and $74.43 respectively, lead us to believe that it could rise over the coming weeks.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) saw its value increase by 0.72% as the stock gained $0.07 to finish the day at a closing price of $9.84. 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 $9.8 to $10.06 during the day, are up by 17.73% in the past three months and up by 16.26% over the past six months. It is currently trading 1.15% above its 20 day moving average and 14.84% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $9.75 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 68.66.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.

 

Stocks Trend Analysis: Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) managed to rebound with the stock climbing 0.12% or $0.14 to close the day at $116.02 on light trading volume of 5.87M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 7.26M. The New Brunswick New Jersey 08933 based company has been outperforming the drug manufacturers – major group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 17.02%, compared to the industry which has advanced 2.2% over the same period. With RSI of 59.89, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $125.84, making it a hold for now.

Johnson & Johnson, together with its subsidiaries, researches and develops, manufactures, and sells various products in the health care field worldwide. It operates through three segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Devices. The Consumer segment offers baby care products under the JOHNSON’S brand name; oral care products under the LISTERINE brand name; skin care products under the AVEENO, CLEAN & CLEAR, DABAO, JOHNSON’S Adult, LE PETITE MARSEILLAIS, LUBRIDERM, NEUTROGENA, and RoC brand names; women’s health products, such as sanitary pads under the STAYFREE and CAREFREE, and o.b. tampon brand names; wound care products, including adhesive bandages under the BAND-AID brand name and first aid products under the NEOSPORIN brand name. This segment also provides over-the-counter medicines, including acetaminophen products under the TYLENOL brand name; cold, flu, and allergy products under the SUDAFED brand name; allergy products under the BENADRYL and ZYRTEC brand names; ibuprofen products under the MOTRIN IB brand name; and heartburn products under the PEPCID brand name. The Pharmaceutical segment provides various products in the areas of immunology, infectious diseases and vaccines, neuroscience, oncology, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. The Medical Devices segment offers orthopaedic products; general surgery, biosurgical, endomechanical, and energy products; electrophysiology products to treat cardiovascular disease; sterilization and disinfection products to reduce surgical infection; blood glucose monitoring and insulin delivery products; and disposable contact lenses. The company offers its products to general public, retail outlets and distributors, wholesalers, hospitals, and health care professionals for prescription use, as well as for use in the professional fields by physicians, nurses, hospitals, eye care professionals, and clinics. Johnson & Johnson was founded in 1885 and is based in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) grew with the stock adding 0.85% or $0.6 to close at $71.58 on light trading volume of 5.86M compared its three months average trading volume of 8.73M. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company operating under the Discount, Variety Stores industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 25.16% up for the period and up by 20.16% so far this year. With price target of $74.43 and a 25.55% rebound from 52-week low, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.32% or $0.09 to close the day at $28.12 on higher than average trading volume of 5.81M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 11.97M. The New York New York 10036 based company has been outperforming the entertainment – diversified companies by 17.5791% for last three months and its recent gains have pushed the stock slightly up 4.9% YTD, versus the entertainment – diversified industry which is up 14.84% for the same period. The RSI of 55.68 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television stations, including 11 duopolies in the United States. In addition, the company produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures for distribution and licensing in various formats and entertainment media, as well as produces and licenses television programming worldwide. Further, it offers video advertising services, including consumer engagement and on-demand marketing campaigns; and operates two San Francisco-Bay area television stations. The company was formerly known as News Corporation. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. was founded in 1922 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Momentum Stocks in Focus: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL), QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) continued its upward trend with the stock climbing 0.92% or $0.11 to close the day at $12.02 on light trading volume of 18.19M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 24.76M. The Denver Colorado 80290 based company has been outperforming the oil & gas drilling & exploration group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 23.66%, compared to the industry which has advanced 64.04% over the same period. With RSI of 63.14, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $12.57, 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.

QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) retreated with the stock falling -2.31% or $-1.57 to close at $66.46 on active trading volume of 17.9M compared its three months average trading volume of 10.2M. The San Diego California 92121 based company operating under the Communication Equipment industry has been trending up for the last 52 weeks, with the shares price now 44.8% up for the period and up by 37.7% so far this year. With price target of $73.36 and a 62.97% rebound from 52-week low, QUALCOMM Incorporated has plenty of upside potential, making it a hold with a view buy.

QUALCOMM Incorporated develops, designs, manufactures, and markets digital communications products and services in China, South Korea, Taiwan, the United States, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Qualcomm CDMA Technologies (QCT); Qualcomm Technology Licensing (QTL); and Qualcomm Strategic Initiatives (QSI). The QCT segment develops and supplies integrated circuits and system software based on code division multiple access (CDMA), orthogonal frequency division multiple access (OFDMA), and other technologies for use in voice and data communications, networking, application processing, multimedia, and global positioning system products. The QTL segment grants licenses or provides rights to use portions of its intellectual property portfolio, which include various patent rights useful in the manufacture and sale of certain wireless products comprising products implementing CDMA2000, WCDMA, CDMA TDD, and/or LTE standards, as well as their derivatives. The QSI segment invests in early-stage companies in various industries, including digital media, e-commerce, healthcare, and wearable devices for supporting the design and introduction of new products and services for voice and data communications. The company also develops and offers products for implementation of small cells; mobile health products and services; software products, and content and push-to-talk enablement services to wireless operators; and development, and other services and related products to the United States government agencies and their contractors. In addition, it licenses chipset technology and products for data centers. QUALCOMM Incorporated was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.14% or $-0.1 to close the day at $70.98 on lower than average trading volume of 17.83M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.67M. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company has been outperforming the discount, variety stores companies by -0.8676% for last three months and its recent losses have trimmed gains to 19.15% YTD, versus the discount, variety stores industry which is up 13.87% for the same period. The RSI of 55.59 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

 

3 Trending Stocks: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU), CSX Corporation (CSX)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) continued its downward trend with the stock declining -0.36% or $-0.26 to close the day at $71.08 on light trading volume of 7.13M shares, compared to its three month average trading volume of 8.67M. The Bentonville Arkansas 72716 based company has been outperforming the discount, variety stores group over the past 52 weeks, with the stock gaining 21.3%, compared to the industry which has advanced 14.57% over the same period. With RSI of 56.41, the stock should still continue to rise and get closer to its one year target estimate of $74.43, making it a hold for now.

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates retail stores in various formats worldwide. It operates through three segments: Walmart U.S., Walmart International, and Sam’s Club. The company operates discount stores, supermarkets, supercenters, hypermarkets, warehouse clubs, cash and carry stores, home improvement stores, specialty electronics stores, apparel stores, drug stores, convenience stores, and membership-only warehouse clubs; and retail Websites, such as walmart.com and samsclub.com. It offers grocery products, including meat, produce, natural and organics, deli and bakery, dairy, frozen foods, alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, floral and dry grocery, as well as consumables, such as health and beauty aids, baby products, household chemicals, paper goods, and pet supplies; and health and wellness products, which include pharmacy, optical services, clinical services, over-the-counter drugs, and other medical products. The company also provides electronics, toys, cameras and supplies, photo processing services, cellular phones, cellular service plan contracts and prepaid service, movies, music, video games, and books; stationery, automotive, hardware and paint, and sporting goods, as well as fabrics, crafts, and seasonal merchandise; apparel for women, girls, men, boys, and infants, as well as shoes, jewelry, and accessories; and home furnishings, housewares and small appliances, bedding, home decor, outdoor living, and horticulture products. The company also provides fuel and financial services and related products, including money orders, prepaid cards, wire transfers, money transfers, check cashing, and bill payment. In addition, it offers brand name merchandise, including hardgoods, softgoods, and selected private-label items, such as Member’s Mark. As of June 20, 2016, it operated 11,527 stores under 63 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce Websites in 11 countries. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) climbed 1.53% during last trading as the stock added $0.34 to finish the day at $22.49 with about 7.06M shares changing hands, compared to its three month average trading volume of 6.25M. The $7.26B market cap company, currently situated 52.37% above its 52 week low of $14.76 and -4.99% away from its one year high of $23.8. The RSI of 69.58 indicates the stock is neither overvalued nor undervalued at the current levels, hold for now.

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.

CSX Corporation (CSX) saw its value increase by 0.52% as the stock gained $0.19 to finish the day at a closing price of $36.67. The stock was lighter in trading and has fluctuated between $21.33-$37.42 per share for the past year. The shares are up by 25.67% in the past three months and up by 38.67% over the past six months. It is currently trading 2.79% above its 20 day moving average and 11.04% above its 50 day moving average. Analysts believe the company can continue to increase in value to reach at $33.86 a share over the next twelve months. The current relative strength index (RSI) reading is 65.38. The technical indicator lead us to believe there will be no major movement any time soon, hold.

CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based transportation services in the United States and Canada. The company offers rail services, as well as transports intermodal containers and trailers. It transports agricultural products, phosphates and fertilizers, food and consumer products, chemicals, automotive products, metals, forest products, minerals, and waste and equipment; and coal, coke, and iron ore to electricity-generating power plants, steel manufacturers, and industrial plants. The company also exports coal to deep-water port facilities. In addition, it offers intermodal transportation services through a network of approximately 50 terminals transporting manufactured consumer goods in containers in the eastern United States; drayage services, including the pickup and delivery of intermodal shipments; and trucking dispatch services. Further, the company serves the automotive industry with distribution centers and storage locations, as well as connects non-rail served customers through transferring products from rail to trucks, which includes plastics and ethanol. Additionally, it acquires, develops, sells, leases, and manages real estate properties. The company operates approximately 21,000 route mile rail network, which serves various population centers in 23 states east of the Mississippi River, the District of Columbia, and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Quebec, as well as owns and leases approximately 4,500 locomotives. It also serves production and distribution facilities through track connections. CSX Corporation was founded in 1978 and is based in Jacksonville, Florida.