Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) : Traders are bullish on Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 14.13% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 3.9%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 5.23% in the last 1 week, and is up 15.97% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have dropped -6.41% from its 1 Year high price. On Aug 18, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $53.83 and the one year low was seen on Nov 17, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $42.77 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $42.00.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 14.38% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 12.92%.
Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $47.44, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $48.61 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $47.44 and closed the trading day at $48.5, in the green by 3.48%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,878,432. The stock had closed at $46.87 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Stack Edward W, director officer 10% owner (Chairman and CEO) of Dicks Sporting Goods Inc, had unloaded 295,000 shares at an average price of $45.8 in a transaction dated on March 10, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $13,511,000.
DICKS Sporting Goods, Inc. is an omni-channel sporting goods retailer offering an assortment of sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. The Company offers hardlines, such as sporting goods equipment, fitness equipment, golf equipment and hunting and fishing gear. The Company also owns and operates Golf Galaxy, Field & Stream and True Runner specialty stores. As of January 31, 2015, the Company operated 603 Dicks Sporting Goods stores in 46 states, 78 Golf Galaxy stores in 29 states, 10 Field & Stream stores in five states and three True Runner stores in three states. It also operates e-commerce Websites at www.DICKS.com and www.golfgalaxy.com.