Stocks Movement Analysis: Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR), Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)


Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)

Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) represented a move of -1.46 percent or $0.56 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $62.85. 2.28 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.27 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 22.89 Billion.

CONTINENTAL RESOURCES is a crude-oil concentrated, independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company with operations in the Rocky Mountain, Mid-Continent and Gulf Coast regions of the United States. The Company focuses its operations in large new and developing plays where horizontal drilling, advanced fracture stimulation and enhanced recovery technologies provide the means to economically develop and produce oil and natural gas reserves from unconventional formations.

The stock traded between $29.08 and $69.91 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 6.4. Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is currently showing an INCREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-3.75 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $20.51. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 74.15 and Price to Book of 4.36.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.1 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)

In the last trading session, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) added its value by -1.45% closing at the price of $77.68. The stock currently has market capitalization of 46.12 Billion, with average volume of 3.56 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) is showing beta of 1.03. This particular value of beta suggests that Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has historically moved 103% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) is at $3.53.

The stock currently has RSI of 48.11. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation is a leading provider of custom software development, integration and maintenance services that link e-business with core information systems for companies worldwide. Cognizant operates under a high quality, high value onsite/offshore model that enables better, faster and more cost effective development and deployment of large-scale systems across a wide range of transaction intensive business needs. Its employees are committed to partnerships that sustain long-term, proven value in order to win in today’s global marketplace. Cognizant was listed as one of the Best Small Companies in America, by Forbes and as the top solutions provider and one of the top 200 Hot Companies by Business Week. Cognizant has been assessed at SEI/CMM Level 5, the highest possible rating.