Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Fibria Celulose S.A. (FBR), hence the stock is down -17.31% 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 -0.92% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -11.72% and the stock has fallen -0.31% in the past 1 week.
Fibria Celulose S.A. (NYSE:FBR): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $6.18 and $6.17 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $6.42. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $6.40, notching a gain of 4.40% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,054,207 . The stock had closed at $6.13 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.75% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 18.43%. Fibria Celulose S.A. has dropped 29% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -48.7%.
Fibria Celulose SA, formerly Votorantim Celulose e Papel SA, is a Brazil-based company involved in the production and sale of short fiber pulp. The Company operates pulp manufacturing plants in Aracruz (Espirito Santo), Tres Lagoas (Mato Grosso do Sul), Jacarei (Sao Paulo) and Veracel (Bahia). Additionally, the Company is engaged in the cultivation of eucalyptus. It has plantations in the Brazilian states of Sao Paulo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, Mato Grosso do Sul, Bahia and Espirito Santo. In 2011, the Company sold a business unit active in paper production. The Company has a number of subsidiaries in Brazil and abroad, including Normus Empreendimentos e Participacoes Ltda, Fibria Overseas Finance Ltd and Fibria Celulose (USA) Inc, among others. On October, 2013, the Company announced merger by incorporation of Normus Empreendimentos e Participacoes Ltda, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, in order to simplify the corporate structure.