FEI Company (FEIC) has risen sharply, recording gains of 0.2% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.17% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. FEI Company (FEIC) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on FEI Company (FEIC), hence the stock is down -0.18% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.14% relative to the S&P 500.
FEI Company is up 20.96% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 34.85%. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.03% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.09%.
FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $106.38 and $106.34 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $106.65. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $106.52, notching a gain of 0.08% for the day. The total traded volume was 170,504 . The stock had closed at $106.43 on the previous day.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Brokerage Firm, Stifel Nicolaus, downgrades their rating on the shares of FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC). Stifel Nicolaus has a Hold rating on the shares. Previously, the analysts had a Buy rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on May 31, 2016.
FEI Company is a supplier of scientific instruments and related services for nanoscale applications and solutions for industry and science. The Company operates in two segments: Industry Group and Science Group. The Industry Group consists of customers in semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing and related industries, such as manufacturers of data storage equipment and other technologies, as well as customers in the natural resources industries, including mining and oil and gas. The Science Group includes universities, public and private research laboratories and customers in a range of industries, including metals, automobiles, aerospace and forensics. The tools are used in a laboratory. Its products include transmission electron microscopes; scanning electron microscopes (SEM); DualBeamTM systems which combine a SEM and a focused ion beam system (FIB) on a single platform; stand-alone FIBs; optical microscopes, three-dimensional modelling software and service and components.