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Pre-Market Top Gainers Analysis: Smith & Wesson Holding, DryShips, Arrowhead Research and ZBB Energy

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NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The US markets saw a mixed sentiment on Wednesday, March 05, 2014, with the NASDAQ Composite closing at 4,357.97, up 0.14%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ending the session at 16,360.18, down 0.22% and the S&P 500 edging 0.01% lower to finish the trading session at 1,873.81. During the session gains in the Financials, Consumer Discretionary and Materials sectors positively impacted the broader market, while some retraction also came in from Energy, Utilities and Telecommunication Services sectors. A number of stocks saw large movements, including Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: SWHC), DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS), Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), and ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB), which were amongst the top gainers for the session. Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:  

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Shares in Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. finished Wednesday's session at $13.47, recording a 16.44% gain with a trading volume of 12.67 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.66 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $13.28 and $14.27 during the session. The company's shares have surged 19.48% in the previous three trading sessions, and 14.69% in the last three months. Smith & Wesson Holding Corp.'s shares traded at a PE ratio of 9.27 and have gone up 1.85% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.31% during the trading session and charted up 8.31% in the last one month. Additionally, the stock is trading at the RSI of 38.47 and above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $13.16 and $11.49, respectively. Sign up and read the free notes on SWHC at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03062014/SWHC/report.pdf

DryShips Inc.'s stock closed Wednesday's session at $4.14, recording a 6.70% gain.  A total of 19.57 million shares traded as compared to a three months average volume of 14.13 million shares. The stock vacillated between $3.96 and $4.15 during the trading session. The company's shares have advanced 28.17% in the last one month and 15.00% in the previous three months. DryShips Inc.'s shares have gone down by 11.91% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.18% during the trading session and charted up 6.88% in the last one month. Moreover, the stock is trading at the RSI of 60.57 and above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $3.77 and $2.90, respectively. The complimentary notes on DRYS can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03062014/DRYS/report.pdf

On Wednesday, shares in Arrowhead Research Corp. ended the session at $26.31, up 24.46%, recording new 52-weeks high of $27.24. A total of 7.68 million shares traded as compared to a three months average volume of 1.09 million shares. During the session, the stock oscillated between $23.95 and $27.24. The company's shares have rallied 81.95% in the last one month and 202.41% in the previous three months. Arrowhead Research Corp.'s shares have gone up 142.49% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index mapped a loss of 0.20% during the trading session and charted up 8.79% in the last one month. Furthermore, the stock is trading at the RSI of 64.58 and above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $14.85 and $7.39, respectively. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on ARWR at:

 http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03062014/ARWR/report.pdf

ZBB Energy Corp.'s stock edged 47.24% higher, finishing Wednesday's session at $2.40. The stock recorded new 52-weeks high of $2.89 with a trading volume of 12.13 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 0.23 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $1.95 and $2.89 during the session. The company's shares have rallied 226.53% in the last one month and 300.00% in the previous three months. ZBB Energy Corp.'s shares have gone up 169.66% on YTD basis. The S&P 500 Industrials Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.18% during the trading session and charted up 6.88% in the last one month. Further, the stock is trading at the RSI of 78.42 and above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $0.88 and $0.95, respectively. The complete research on ZBB is available for free at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03062014/ZBB/report.pdf

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