Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD) has risen sharply, recording gains of 1.42% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.99% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD), hence the stock is down -0.19% 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 -2.24% relative to the S&P 500.
The company shares have rallied 19.36% from its 1 Year high price. On May 19, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $107.36 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $99.46 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $92.06.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.18% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.34%.
Church & Dwight Company (NYSE:CHD): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $101.15, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $101.41 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $100.3147 and closed the trading day at $101.3, in the green by 0.64%. The total traded volume for the day was 971,829. The stock had closed at $100.66 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, The officer (Executive VP, Consumer Sales), of Church & Dwight Co Inc /De/, Tursi Louis had unloaded 63,000 shares at $99.07 per share in a transaction on June 9, 2016. The total value of transaction was $6,241,410. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures and markets a range of household, personal care and specialty products. The Company operates in three segments. The Consumer Domestic segment provides the power brands (ARM & HAMMER, TROJAN, OXICLEAN, SPINBRUSH, FIRST RESPONSE, NAIR, ORAJEL, XTRA, LIL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION) and other household and personal care products, such as SCRUB FREE, KABOOM and ORANGE GLO cleaning products, ANSWER home pregnancy and ovulation test kits, ARRID antiperspirant and CLOSE-UP and AIM toothpastes. The Consumer International segment sells personal care products, some of which use the same brands as the Companys domestic product lines, in International markets. The Specialty Products Division (SPD) is a producer of sodium bicarbonate, which it sells together with other specialty inorganic chemicals for industrial, institutional, medical and food applications. SPD also sells a range of animal nutrition and specialty cleaning products.