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Today's Analysis - Consumer Discretionary Stocks: New Oriental Education & Technology, Corinthian Colleges, Career Education, and Apollo Education

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LONDON, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Thursday, March 13, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,260.42, down 1.46%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.41% to 16,108.89, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,846.34, down 1.17%. The losses were board based as nine out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index finished the day at 520.51, down 1.44%, while the same has gained 1.26% in the last one month. Investor-Edge.com has initiated coverage on the following equities: New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE: EDU), Corinthian Colleges Inc. (NASDAQ: COCO), Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ: CECO), and Apollo Education Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL). Free research on these four companies can be accessed at:  

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On Thursday, shares in New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. edged 0.58% higher, to finish the day at $27.73. The stock recorded trading volume of 3.06 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.34 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $27.21 and $28.19 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 23.11. New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc.'s shares have gained 4.68% in the previous three trading sessions, while the same has declined 12.02% in the last one month and 11.97% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above 200-day moving average. New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $30.51 is above the 200-day moving average of $26.02. Moreover, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 39.84. Sign up and read the free notes on EDU at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03142014/EDU/report.pdf

Shares in Corinthian Colleges Inc. recorded a trading of 1.53 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.09 million shares. The stock ended the day at $1.41, down 3.42% and at an intraday range of $1.39 and $1.47. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 29.72. Corinthian Colleges Inc.'s shares have declined 9.62% in the previous three trading sessions, 3.42% in the last one month and 20.79% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Corinthian Colleges Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $2.02 is above the 50-day moving average of $1.55. Furthermore, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 44.07. The complimentary notes on COCO can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03142014/COCO/report.pdf

On Thursday, shares in Career Education Corp. declined 3.54% closing the day at $6.81. A total of 0.63 million shares were traded, which is below the three months average volume of 1.04 million. The company's shares oscillated between $6.74 and $7.13 during the trading session. Career Education Corp.'s shares have fallen by 5.42% in the previous three trading session, while the same has surged 20.53% in the last one month, and 19.47% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Career Education Corp.'s 50-day moving average of $6.24 is above the 200-day moving average of $4.26. Furthermore, the stock is trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 59.19. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on CECO at:

 http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03142014/CECO/report.pdf

Shares in Apollo Education Group Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.40 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 2.29 million shares. The stock finished the day at $32.10, up 0.25% after trading between $31.87 and $32.48. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 10.68. Apollo Education Group Inc. shares have fallen by 2.96% in the previous three trading sessions, while the same has advanced 0.31% in the last one month and 17.50% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading above its 200-day moving average. Apollo Education Group Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $32.11 is above the 200-day moving average of $24.29. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at the Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 44.04. The complete research on APOL is available for free at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/03142014/APOL/report.pdf

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