Consumer Discretionary Stocks in Motion -- Research on Under Armour, Quiksilver, American Apparel, and Kate Spade

LONDON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Monday, May 05, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,138.06, up 0.34%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the session at 16,530.55, up 0.11% and the S&P 500 closed at 1,884.66, up 0.19%. The gains were broad based as eight out of ten sectors finished on a positive note. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ended the day at 509.72, up 0.06%, while the index has declined 0.53% in the previous one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA), Quiksilver Inc. (NYSE: ZQK), American Apparel Inc. (NYSE MKT: APP) and Kate Spade & Co. (NYSE: KATE). Free technical research on UA, ZQK, APP and KATE can be downloaded upon signing up at:

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Shares in Under Armour Inc. finished Monday's session 0.53% lower at $48.58. A total of 2.76 million shares were traded, below its three months average volume of 4.12 million shares. The stock moved between $47.76 and $48.93 during the session. Under Armour Inc.'s stock has fallen by 0.63% in the previous three trading sessions and 6.87% in the last one month. However, the company's shares have gained an upside 11.29% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $55.49 is above its 200-day moving average of $44.51. Under Armour Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 62.68 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 39.18. Sign up today to read free research on UA at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/2156-UA-06May2014.pdf

Quiksilver Inc.'s stock fluctuated between $6.50 and $6.81 before ending the session 2.11% higher at $6.78. On Monday, the company's stock reported a trading volume of 0.99 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.40 million shares. Over the previous three trading sessions, Quiksilver Inc.'s stock has gained 5.61%, while it has declined 6.87% in the last one month and 22.69% on YTD basis. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $7.32 and $7.30, respectively. Moreover, the company's stock has an RSI of 44.71. Sign up today to read free research on ZQK at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/2156-ZQK-06May2014.pdf

American Apparel Inc.'s stock edged 0.16% lower on Monday, closing the day at $0.63. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.29 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.57 million shares. The stock oscillated between $0.62 and $0.64 during the session. Over the previous three trading sessions and from the beginning of 2014, American Apparel Inc.'s shares have lost 2.54% and 48.78%, respectively. However, the stock has advanced 34.04% in the last one month. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $0.64 and $1.14, respectively. Furthermore, the company's stock has an RSI of 51.65. Sign up today to read free research on APP at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/2156-APP-06May2014.pdf

On Monday, shares in Kate Spade & Co. recorded a trading volume of 1.33 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.12 million shares. The stock ended the day at $36.04, which was 1.61% higher its previous day's closing of $35.47, and registered an intraday range of $34.60 and $36.32. The company's stock traded at a PE ratio of 410.60. Shares in Kate Spade & Co. have advanced 3.65% in the previous three trading sessions, 3.71% in the last one month and 12.38% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $35.62 and $29.83, respectively. Further, shares of the company have an RSI of 56.45. Sign up today to read free research on KATE at:

http://www.investor-edge.com/2156-KATE-06May2014.pdf


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