Large Inflow of Money Detected in Rockwell Automation

Rockwell Automation (ROK) : Thursdays money flow points at investors jumping to buy the stock on the weakness of price. $19.79 million worth of transactions were on upticks, whereas, the downticks accounted for $17.26 million worth of transactions. The net money flow was a positive $2.53 million and the uptick to downtick ratio was 1.15. However, the block trades showed a clear dominance of the bulls with a very healthy ratio of 2.06 in their favor. The net money flow into the stock was $1.65 million. The value of block trades done on downticks was only $1.55 million. The lack of interest in trading on downticks shows that the investors dont want to sell their holdings. The upticks accounted for $3.2 million of the total block trades, indicating continued buying interest on weakness, which bodes well for the future of the stock. Rockwell Automation (ROK) was trading at $118.78, down $0.06 during day. The stock slid -0.05% over the previous days close. For the week, the stock recorded 2.66% over the previous weeks close.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.06% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.4%. Shares have dropped -5.54% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 15, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $125.60 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $115.67 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $108.28.

Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK): The stock opened at $119.95 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $120.75 for the day. The stock traded down to $118.47 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $118.73 with a loss of -0.09% for the day. The stock had closed at $118.84 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 848,028 shares.

In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the (Sr. VP, Gen Counsel and Sec.) of Rockwell Automation Inc, Hagerman Douglas M had sold 4,300 shares worth of $515,828 in a transaction dated June 23, 2016. In this transaction, 4,300 shares were sold at $119.96 per share.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (Rockwell Automation), is a provider of industrial automation power, control and information solutions that help manufacturers achieve a competitive advantage for their businesses. The Company operates in two segments: Architecture & Software, which deals in hardware, software and communication components of the organization, and controls Products & Solutions that handles a portfolio of intelligent motor control and industrial control products, application expertise and project management capabilities. In the United States, Canada and certain other countries, the Company sells primarily through the independent distributors in conjunction with its direct sales force. In the remaining countries, the Company sells through a combination of its direct sales force.

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