Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS) : Traders are bullish on Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 2.74% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 2.59%, 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 3.9% in the last 1 week, and is up 4.4% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have rallied 26.00% from its 1 Year high price. On Dec 2, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $59.52 and the one year low was seen on Jul 28, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $48.49 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $49.04.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 6.18% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 4.31%.
Leidos Holdings (NYSE:LDOS): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $49.48, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $50.62 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $49.27 and closed the trading day at $50.59, in the green by 3.08%. The total traded volume for the day was 824,014. The stock had closed at $49.08 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Shapard Robert S, director of Leidos Holdings, Inc., executed a transaction worth $188,160 on March 14, 2016. A total of 4,000 shares were purchased at an average price of $47.04. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.