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|December 23, 2013 08:12 AM EST||
LONDON, December 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
On Friday, December 20, 2013, the U.S. equity market finished the day on a higher note as the S&P 500 ended the day at 1,818.32, up 0.48%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 16,221.14, up 0.26%; and the NASDAQ Composite finished at 4,104.74, up 1.15%. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index edged 0.38% higher, closing at 520.45; and the same has gained 1.79% in the previous three trading sessions and 8.48% in the last three months, compared to a gain of 2.10% and 6.84% in the S&P 500 during the respective periods. The major movers in the sector included Kraft Foods Group Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT), Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. (NYSE: CCE), Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), and Thor Industries Inc. (NYSE: THO). AAAResearchReports.com initiated preliminary technical research on KRFT, CCE, MAT, and THO. These free reports are accessible by signing today at:
Shares in Kraft Foods Group Inc. fluctuated between $53.20 and $54.05 before ending Friday's session 1.54% higher at $54.00. A total of 5.54 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 3.22 million. The company's shares have gained 2.98% in the previous three trading sessions and 2.43% in the last one month, outperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 2.10% and 0.75%, during the respective periods. Furthermore, Shares in Kraft Foods Group Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $53.45 and $53.73, respectively. The free technical analysis on KRFT is available by signing up at:
On Friday, shares in Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. advanced to close the day at $43.14, up 1.77%, after hitting a new 52-week high of $43.26. The company's shares oscillated between $42.43 and $43.26 during the trading session. A total of 4.49 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 1.97 million. The company's shares have gained 3.78% in the last one month and 5.66% in the previous three months, compared to a gain of 0.75% and 6.84% in the S&P 500 during the respective periods. Moreover, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $41.78 and $38.57, respectively. Register now to download free research on CCE at:
On Friday, Mattel Inc.'s stock finished the day at $45.52, which is 1.00% higher than the previous day's closing price of $45.07. The company's shares vacillated between $45.05 and $45.53 during the trading session. A total of 4.07 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 2.39 million. The company's shares have gained 1.83%% in the previous three trading sessions and 5.76% in the last three months, underperforming the S&P 500 which has advanced 2.10% and 6.84%, during the respective periods. Further, Mattel Inc.'s stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $44.77 and $43.85, respectively. A free report on MAT can be accessed by registering at:
Shares in Thor Industries Inc. edged higher on Friday, to close the day at $52.13, up 0.48% from the previous day's closing price of $51.88. The company's shares fluctuated between $51.69 and $52.65 during the trading session. A total of 1.02 million shares were traded, which is above the daily average volume of 0.43 million. Despite Friday's gains, the company's shares have fallen by 1.68% in the previous three months, underperforming the S&P 500, which has advanced 6.84%, during the same period. Additionally, Thor Industries Inc.'s stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $48.08. Register with AAA Research Reports and download research on THO for free at:
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