Large Inflow of Money Detected in Reynolds American Inc

Reynolds American Inc (RAI) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $33.06 million in the Thursdays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $27.08 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.22 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $5.97 million. The block trades were dominated by the bulls with a healthy 2.02, uptick to downtick ratio. Only $7.1 million worth of trades exchanged hands on downticks showing the reluctance of the large traders to part with their holdings. Upticks saw transactions worth $14.35 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $7.25 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Reynolds American Inc (RAI) fell $0.02 during the day at $52.37, a drop of -0.04% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -1.43%, compared to the previous week.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.51% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.97%. Shares have rallied 37.03% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 5, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $54.48 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $51.35 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $49.76.

Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI): The stock opened at $52.34 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $52.65 for the day. The stock traded down to $52.02 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $52.37 with a loss of -0.04% for the day. The stock had closed at $52.39 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 3,242,946 shares.

In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Cameron Susan M., director officer (President and CEO) of Reynolds American Inc, had unloaded 105,766 shares at an average price of $49.88 in a transaction dated on May 9, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $5,275,608.

Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) is a holding company. The Company operates through three segments: RJR Tobacco, American Snuff and Santa Fe. The RJR Tobacco segment consists principally of the primary operations of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. The American Snuff segment consists of the primary operations of American Snuff Co. The Santa Fe segment consists of the domestic operations of Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Inc. (SFNTC). The Companys wholly owned subsidiaries include R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, American Snuff Company, LLC (American Snuff Co.), Lorillard, Inc., Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc. (SFNTC), R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company (RJR Vapor), Niconovum USA, Inc. and Niconovum AB.

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