|By PR Newswire||
|August 21, 2014 09:10 AM EDT||
LONDON, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,526.48, down 0.02%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.35% higher to finish the day at 16,979.13, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,986.51, up 0.25%. The gains were broad based with eight out of ten sectors ending the session in positive. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index ended the day at 308.48, up 0.30%, with the index advancing 5.57% in the previous three months. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE: LXP), Empire State Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE: ESRT), Senior Housing Properties Trust (NYSE: SNH), Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. (NYSE: OHI), and Ventas Inc. (NYSE: VTR). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:
On Wednesday, shares in Lexington Realty Trust fluctuated between $10.86 and $11.02 before ending the session at the previous day's closing price of $10.99. The stock reported a trading volume of 0.93 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.62 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 38.88. Lexington Realty Trust's shares have advanced 1.10% in the previous three trading sessions, and 7.64% on YTD basis, while the stock has fallen by 2.05% in the last one month. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average of $10.90, which is below the 50-day moving average of $11.13. Moreover, shares of Lexington Realty Trust have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.13. Sign up and read the free notes on LXP at:
Empire State Realty Trust Inc.'s stock advanced 1.09%, to close the day at $16.62. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.26 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.73 million shares. The company's shares oscillated between $16.32 and $16.69 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past one month, Empire State Realty Trust Inc.'s shares have advanced 0.79% and 1.28%, respectively. Further, the stock has gained 8.63% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $16.46 and $15.42, respectively. Additionally, shares in Empire State Realty Trust Inc. have an RSI of 52.46. The complimentary notes on ESRT can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
On Wednesday, shares in Senior Housing Properties Trust recorded a trading volume of 1.40 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 1.75 million shares. The stock ended the day at $23.64, which was 1.07% above its previous day's closing of $23.39, and registered an intraday range of $23.21 and $23.66. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 22.92. Although Senior Housing Properties Trust's stock has fallen by 0.30% in the last one month, it has advanced 2.34% in the previous three trading sessions and 6.34% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $23.63 and $22.94, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Senior Housing Properties Trust have an RSI of 54.11. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on SNH at:
Omega Healthcare Investors Inc.'s stock gained 1.23% to end Wednesday's session at $38.68. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.93 million shares, marginally below its three months average volume of 0.98 million shares. The company's shares fluctuated between $38.06 and $38.72 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 24.98. Omega Healthcare Investors Inc.'s shares have gained 29.80% since the start of this year. Further, the stock has advanced 2.60% over the previous three trading sessions and 6.88% in the last three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $36.98 and $33.93, respectively. Moreover, shares in Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. have an RSI of 64.65. The complete research on OHI is available for free at:
On Wednesday, Ventas Inc.'s stock finished the session 0.46% higher at $65.90. A total of 1.53 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 2.00 million shares. The stock vacillated between $64.98 and $65.97 during the session. Over the previous three trading sessions and over the last one month, Ventas Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.49% and 1.81%, respectively. Additionally, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained an upside of 15.05%. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $64.08 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $62.36. Ventas Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 37.68 and has an RSI of 62.35. Free in depth research on VTR is available at:
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