Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) : Traders are bullish on Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 11.26% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 2.6%, 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 2.53% in the last 1 week, and is up 15% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 8.43% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 10.13%. Whirlpool Corp. is up 11.12% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 32.54%.
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $192.9 with an intraday high of $193.59. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $191.29. However, the stock managed to close at $192.36, a loss of 0.01% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $192.38. The total traded volume of the day was 962,250 shares.
Whirlpool Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of home appliances. The Company manufactures products in 14 countries and markets products in nearly every country around the world under brand names, such as Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air and Indesit. The Companys reportable segments consist of North America, Latin America, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) and Asia. The Company manufactures and markets a line of home appliances and related products. Its principal products are laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers and other portable household appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems.