Stocks in the Spotlight: Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) , Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP)

On 4/19/2017, Shares of Dean Foods Company (NYSE:DF) closed at $19.62 in last trading day. After noting the initial trading entry at $19.56, it reached to a day’s high of $19.67 and moved to a day’s low of $19.47. The recent daily volume was 1.29 million as contrast to it’s an average volume of 1.6 million.

Technical Indicators:

The last close of the Dean Foods Company stock reflects that it traded up +2.95% from its 50-day moving average of $19.06. The stock traded above +1.57% to its 200-day MA of $19.32. Furthermore, it moved  lower -12.06% from its 52-week high of $22.31 and +25.05% up from $15.69, which is 52-week low of the stock.

During the last month, Dean Foods Company’s (DF) has changed 1.13% and performed 19.97% over the last 6 months. The mean rating score for this stock is at 2.50. This rating scale contains from 1 to 5 with 5 representing a Strong Sell, 1 signifying a Strong Buy and 3 demonstrating a Hold. The Volatility was noted at 1.77% in recent month and observed Weekly Volatility of 1.52%.

Dean Foods Company, a food and beverage company, processes and distributes milk, and other dairy and dairy case products in the United States. The company manufactures, markets, and distributes various branded and private label dairy case products, such as fluid milk, ice creams, cultured dairy products, creamers, ice cream mixes, and other dairy products; and juices, teas, bottled water, and other products. It sell its products under approximately 50 national, regional, and local proprietary or licensed brands, and private labels, including DairyPure, TruMoo, Alta Dena, Berkeley Farms, Country Fresh, Dean’s, Friendly’s, Garelick Farms, LAND O LAKES, Lehigh Valley Dairy Farms, Mayfield, McArthur, Meadow Gold, Oak Farms, PET, T.G. Lee, Tuscan, and others. The company sells its products to retailers, distributors, foodservice outlets, educational institutions, and governmental entities through its sales forces. Dean Foods Company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) finalized the last transaction at value of $102.82, with a daily change of +0.34% or +0.35 points. The company maintained volume of 1.13 million shares. In past trading day, the stock hit the maximum price of $103.01 and touched to minimum value of $102.50. It has a market cap of $ 17.19B.

Technical Indicators:

As of last trade close, the stock is trading  downside -1.74% from its one year high of $104.64 and moved +38.31% upward from $74.34, which is one year low of the stock.

The stock traded above +0.96% from its 50-day moving average of $101.84. Furthermore, the stock moved up +12.86% to its 200-day MA of $ 91.11.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.’s (CHKP) moved with shift of -0.52% in the past week. Over the last three months, the shares of the company have changed 14.74% and performed 34.93% over the last six months. The stock currently has Monthly Volatility of 1.16% and Weekly Volatility of 1.19%.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. offers software and combined hardware products and services for IT security worldwide. The company offers a portfolio of network security, endpoint security, data security, and management solutions. Its solutions for data centers and enterprises include data center and enterprise network security appliances; integrated appliance solutions that provide integrated software and hardware bundles, and direct support; and vSEC public and private cloud solutions for integrated security. The company’s solutions for small businesses and branch offices comprise turn-key appliances and a cloud managed security services; and consumer and home applications include ZoneAlarm products that provide integrated threat protection solutions for PCs and mobile devices. It also provides threat prevention solutions, such as Sandblast zero day protection, threat prevention appliances and software, threat intelligence, distributed denial-of-service, and Web security solutions; security management solution, such as policy management, operations and workflow, and monitoring and analysis solutions; mobile security solutions comprising mobile threat prevention and document protection solutions; and endpoint security solutions, such as secure data, devices, and policy solutions. In addition, the company offers technical services, such as technical customer support programs and plans; certification and educational training; and professional services in implementing, upgrading, and optimizing products comprising design planning and security implementation services. It sells its products and services to enterprises, service providers, small and medium sized businesses, and consumers through a network of channel partners, such as distributors, value-added resellers, retail and direct marketing partners, systems integrators, and managed service providers. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel.


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