Top Stock Picks: XEC, SYMC, PCAR, K, … (Feb 15)

NASDAQ: CELG (Celgene Corp.)

NASDAQ: CELG (Celgene Corp.) has closed at $74.6, its traded Volume was 5340K shares, CELG opened the Day at $74.35, it made an intraday Low of $73.83, and an intraday High of $76.09. CELG’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. CELG has closed below upper band by 5.1%. Bollinger Bands are 45.4% narrower than normal. The narrow width of the bands suggests low volatility as compared to CELG’s normal range. The bands have been in this narrow range for 11 bars. This is a sign that the market might initiate a new trend. CELG (Celgene Corp.) 52-week High is $76.09, 52-week Low is: $51.41, it has supports at $66.68 and $60.88, resistances at $76.08 and $88.86. Overall, this stock is rated STRONG BUY today.

CELG’s earning is $2.85 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $1.19, current year estimated EPS is $4.82. Its PE ratio is 26.

NYSE: COP (Conocophillips)

NYSE: COP (Conocophillips) has closed at $73.45, its traded Volume was 8722K shares, COP opened the Day at $74, it made an intraday Low of $73.115, and an intraday High of $74. COP’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is below mid-term, and above long term MA. COP has closed below upper band by 13.3%. Bollinger Bands are 0.7% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. COP (Conocophillips) 52-week High is $79.567, 52-week Low is: $58.075, it has supports at $70.39 and $67.65, resistances at $74.83 and $87.4. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

COP’s earning is $8.97 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $2.15, current year estimated EPS is $8.27. Its PE ratio is 8.

NYSE: CVS (Cvs Corp.)

NYSE: CVS (Cvs Corp.) has closed at $43.53, its traded Volume was 8113K shares, CVS opened the Day at $43.53, it made an intraday Low of $43.4, and an intraday High of $43.97. CVS’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. CVS has closed below upper band by 20.6%. Bollinger Bands are 31.7% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. CVS (Cvs Corp.) 52-week High is $44.09, 52-week Low is: $31.074, it has supports at $39.27 and $36.3, resistances at $44.09 and $51.49. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

CVS’s earning is $2.57 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.73, current year estimated EPS is $3.27. Its PE ratio is 17.

NYSE: DFS (Discover Financial Services)

NYSE: DFS (Discover Financial Services) has closed at $29.01, its traded Volume was 6131.1K shares, DFS opened the Day at $28.66, it made an intraday Low of $28.65, and an intraday High of $29.35. DFS’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. DFS has closed below upper band by 16.1%. Bollinger Bands are 19.7% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. DFS (Discover Financial Services) 52-week High is $29.35, 52-week Low is: $20.371, it has supports at $25.27 and $22.75, resistances at $29.35 and $34.28. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

DFS’s earning is $4.06 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.85, current year estimated EPS is $3.36. Its PE ratio is 7.

NYSE: GGP (General Growth Properties)

NYSE: GGP (General Growth Properties) has closed at $16.85, its traded Volume was 5923.6K shares, GGP opened the Day at $16.56, it made an intraday Low of $16.5, and an intraday High of $17.07. GGP’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. GGP has closed below upper band by 13.8%. Bollinger Bands are 13.4% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. GGP (General Growth Properties) 52-week High is $17.168, 52-week Low is: $10.522, it has supports at $14.9 and $13.57, resistances at $17.06 and $19.92. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

GGP’s earning is $-1.6 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.2, current year estimated EPS is $0.91. Its PE ratio is -11.

NASDAQ: GILD (Gilead Sciences)

NASDAQ: GILD (Gilead Sciences) has closed at $54.82, its traded Volume was 6095.1K shares, GILD opened the Day at $54.88, it made an intraday Low of $54.07, and an intraday High of $54.91. GILD’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. GILD has closed below upper band by 28.5%. Bollinger Bands are 130.5% wider than normal. The large width of the bands suggest high volatility as compared to GILD’s normal range. The bands have been in this wide range for 8 bars. This is a sign that the current trend might continue. GILD (Gilead Sciences) 52-week High is $56.5, 52-week Low is: $34.45, it has supports at $44.43 and $36.97, resistances at $56.5 and $65.99. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

GILD’s earning is $3.55 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.96, current year estimated EPS is $3.85. Its PE ratio is 15.

NYSE: HES (Hess Corp.)

NYSE: HES (Hess Corp.) has closed at $64.13, its traded Volume was 7782.1K shares, HES opened the Day at $62.13, it made an intraday Low of $62, and an intraday High of $65.05. HES’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. HES has closed below upper band by 12.2%. Bollinger Bands are 31.9% wider than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. HES (Hess Corp.) 52-week High is $86.874, 52-week Low is: $46.579, it has supports at $57.54 and $52.9, resistances at $65.05 and $75.97. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

HES’s earning is $5.01 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $1.57, current year estimated EPS is $6.59. Its PE ratio is 13.

NYSE: K (Kellogg Company)

NYSE: K (Kellogg Company) has closed at $52.87, its traded Volume was 7989.5K shares, K opened the Day at $52.74, it made an intraday Low of $51.93, and an intraday High of $53.35. K’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is below mid-term, and below long term MA. K has closed above the upper band by 27.1%. If price is in a uptrend band; upward trend might continue. However a short term pullback inside the band is likely. Bollinger Bands are 11.3% wider than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. K (Kellogg Company) 52-week High is $56.327, 52-week Low is: $47.681, it has supports at $50.33 and $48.47, resistances at $53.34 and $62.3. Overall, this stock is rated STRONG BUY today.

K’s earning is $3.38 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.93, current year estimated EPS is $3.48. Its PE ratio is 16.

NYSE: KORS (Michael Kors Holdings Limited)

NYSE: KORS (Michael Kors Holdings Limited) has closed at $42.85, its traded Volume was 5553.7K shares, KORS opened the Day at $43.47, it made an intraday Low of $41.88, and an intraday High of $44.97. KORS’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is below mid-term, and below long term MA. KORS has closed above the upper band by 9.8%. If price is in a uptrend band; upward trend might continue. However a short term pullback inside the band is likely. Bollinger Bands are 0% narrower than normal. KORS (Michael Kors Holdings Limited) 52-week High is $44.97, 52-week Low is: $23.51, it has supports at $31.7 and $23.51, resistances at $44.97 and $52.52. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

KORS’s earning is $0.52 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.11, current year estimated EPS is $0. Its PE ratio is 82.

NASDAQ: MPEL (Melco Crown Entertainment Limited)

NASDAQ: MPEL (Melco Crown Entertainment Limited) has closed at $12, its traded Volume was 7425.8K shares, MPEL opened the Day at $12.01, it made an intraday Low of $11.91, and an intraday High of $12.15. MPEL’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. MPEL has closed below upper band by 29.2%. Bollinger Bands are 51.3% narrower than normal. The narrow width of the bands suggests low volatility as compared to MPEL’s normal range. The bands have been in this narrow range for 6 bars. This is a sign that the market might initiate a new trend. MPEL (Melco Crown Entertainment Limited) 52-week High is $16.15, 52-week Low is: $6.46, it has supports at $9.82 and $8.31, resistances at $12.27 and $14.33. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

MPEL’s earning is $0.38 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.15, current year estimated EPS is $0.6. Its PE ratio is 32.

NASDAQ: PCAR (Paccar Inc.)

NASDAQ: PCAR (Paccar Inc.) has closed at $44.34, its traded Volume was 5169.7K shares, PCAR opened the Day at $43.55, it made an intraday Low of $43.13, and an intraday High of $44.83. PCAR’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. PCAR has closed below upper band by 26.7%. Bollinger Bands are 72.4% narrower than normal. The narrow width of the bands suggests low volatility as compared to PCAR’s normal range. The bands have been in this narrow range for 9 bars. This is a sign that the market might initiate a new trend. PCAR (Paccar Inc.) 52-week High is $53.961, 52-week Low is: $31.432, it has supports at $39.67 and $35.38, resistances at $46.63 and $54.46. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

PCAR’s earning is $2.86 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.81, current year estimated EPS is $3.34. Its PE ratio is 16.

NASDAQ: SPLS (Staples)

NASDAQ: SPLS (Staples) has closed at $15.04, its traded Volume was 9354K shares, SPLS opened the Day at $14.91, it made an intraday Low of $14.9, and an intraday High of $15.225. SPLS’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. SPLS has closed below upper band by 46.9%. Bollinger Bands are 1.5% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. SPLS (Staples) 52-week High is $21.065, 52-week Low is: $11.768, it has supports at $14.67 and $13.65, resistances at $16.34 and $19.08. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

SPLS’s earning is $1.37 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.31, current year estimated EPS is $1.37. Its PE ratio is 11.

NYSE: SWN (Southwestern Energy Company)

NYSE: SWN (Southwestern Energy Company) has closed at $34.53, its traded Volume was 5162.1K shares, SWN opened the Day at $33.78, it made an intraday Low of $33.74, and an intraday High of $34.97. SWN’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and below long term MA. SWN has closed below upper band by 4.1%. Bollinger Bands are 24.2% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. SWN (Southwestern Energy Company) 52-week High is $49.25, 52-week Low is: $28.37, it has supports at $32.24 and $28.37, resistances at $38.52 and $44.99. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

SWN’s earning is $1.8 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.38, current year estimated EPS is $1.85. Its PE ratio is 19.

NASDAQ: SYMC (Symantec Corp.)

NASDAQ: SYMC (Symantec Corp.) has closed at $17.94, its traded Volume was 6033.2K shares, SYMC opened the Day at $17.91, it made an intraday Low of $17.85, and an intraday High of $18.09. SYMC’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. SYMC has closed below upper band by 21.9%. Bollinger Bands are 23.1% narrower than normal. The current width does not suggest anything. SYMC (Symantec Corp.) 52-week High is $20.5, 52-week Low is: $14.94, it has supports at $16.13 and $14.93, resistances at $18.09 and $21.12. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

SYMC’s earning is $1.04 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $0.43, current year estimated EPS is $1.63. Its PE ratio is 17.

NYSE: XEC (Cimarex Energy Co)

NYSE: XEC (Cimarex Energy Co) has closed at $81.59, its traded Volume was 6621.1K shares, XEC opened the Day at $74.79, it made an intraday Low of $74.57, and an intraday High of $82.42. XEC’s close price is above its Short term MA, short term MA is above mid-term, and above long term MA. XEC has closed above the upper band by 18.9%. If price is in a uptrend band; upward trend might continue. However a short term pullback inside the band is likely. Bollinger Bands are 142.7% wider than normal. The large width of the bands suggest high volatility as compared to XEC’s normal range. The bands have been in this wide range for 4 bars. This is a sign that the current trend might continue. XEC (Cimarex Energy Co) 52-week High is $117.462, 52-week Low is: $50.716, it has supports at $66 and $55.86, resistances at $82.41 and $96.25. Overall, this stock is rated BUY today.

XEC’s earning is $6.18 per share, Next quarter estimated EPS is $1.27, current year estimated EPS is $6.04. Its PE ratio is 13.

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