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|March 21, 2014 10:57 AM EDT||
LONDON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The trading session on Thursday, March 20, 2014 ended on a positive note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,331.05, up 0.67% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,319.29, up 0.27%. The S&P 500 finished the session 0.60% higher at 1,872.01. The gains were broad based as nine out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Consumer Staples Sector Index finished the day at 436.74, up 0.43%, and has advanced 2.23% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG), General Mills Inc. (NYSE: GIS), Kellogg Co. (NYSE: K), and Campbell Soup Co. (NYSE: CPB). Free technical research on CAG, GIS, K, and CPB can be downloaded upon signing up at:
On Thursday, shares in ConAgra Foods Inc. stock gained 1.35% to close at $29.99. A total of 4.62 million shares were traded, which is above the three months average volume of 3.66 million. The stock oscillated between $29.65 and $30.32 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 14.42. ConAgra Foods Inc.'s shares have gained 1.45% in the previous three trading sessions, and 5.01% in the last one month, but they have declined 11.01% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. ConAgra Foods Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $32.77 is above the 50-day moving average of $30.76. Furthermore, the stock is trading at a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 49.15. Sign up today to read free research on CAG at:
General Mills Inc.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 3.37 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 3.19 million shares. The stock ended the day at $51.05, up 0.61% after vacillating between $50.72 and $51.29. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 19.07. General Mills Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.23% in the previous three trading sessions, 2.55% in the last one month, and 2.28% on YTD basis. Further, the company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. General Mills Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $49.66 is above the 50-day moving average of $49.26. Additionally, shares of the company are trading at an RSI of 56.56. Sign up today to read free research on GIS at:
On Thursday, Kellogg Co.'s stock edged 0.24% higher, finishing the session at $61.88. The stock recorded trading volume of 1.27 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 2.03 million shares. The stock fluctuated between $61.52 and $62.00 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 9.78. Kellogg Co.'s stock has advanced 1.69% in the previous three trading sessions, 2.72% in the last one month, and 1.33% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day moving average. Kellogg Co.'s 200-day moving average of $61.93 is above the 50-day moving average of $60.21. Moreover, the stock is trading at an RSI of 59.08. Sign up today to read free research on K at:
Shares in Campbell Soup Co. reported a trading volume of 1.73 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.93 million shares. The stock ended the day at $44.64, up 1.48% and at an intraday range of $43.91 and $44.64. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 18.41. Campbell Soup Co.'s shares have gained 1.71% in the previous three trading sessions, 2.17% in the last one month, and 3.14% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Campbell Soup Co.'s 200-day moving average of $43.08 is above the 50-day moving average of $42.56. Furthermore, the stock is trading at an RSI of 57.61. Sign up today to read free research on CPB at:
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