Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS) : $51.18 million worth of transactions were on upticks in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS), compared to $48.05 million on downticks. The ratio between the two was 1.07, whereas, the net money flow stood at a healthy $3.14 million on Wednesdays session.The block trades show a bullish bias with only $3.01 million worth of transactions done on downticks. The consistent buying on upticks in the stock accounted for $4.23million worth of trades. The up-down ratio between the uptick and downtick was 1.41, confirming that the stronger hands have been buying the stock on every weakness. The total money flow into the stock stood at $1.22 million. The bulls and the bears were in an equilibrium as the stock closed with a loss of -0.2%. The stock was trading at $213.99, with a drop of $0.42 over the previous days close. The stock recorded 0.38% for the week.
Also, Barclays maintains their rating on the shares of Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). The current rating of the shares is Overweight. Equity Analysts at the Firm lowers the price target to $240 per share from $280 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on July 7, 2016.
Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $215.00 and $210.53 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $215.48. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $215.02, notching a gain of 0.28% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,077,018 . The stock had closed at $214.41 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 6.82% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.49%. In a related news, Anderson Bruce K, director of Alliance Data Systems Corp, unloaded 354 shares at an average price of $221.7 on June 1, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $78,482, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Alliance Data Systems Corporation is a provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions serving consumer-based businesses in a variety of industries. The Company operates through three segments: LoyaltyOne, which includes the Companys Canadian AIR MILES Reward Program and BrandLoyalty; Epsilon, which provides direct marketing solutions, and Private Label Services and Credit, which provides risk management solutions, account origination, funding, transaction processing, customer care, collections and marketing services for the Companys private label and co-brand retail credit card programs. The Company offers a portfolio of integrated outsourced marketing solutions, including customer loyalty programs, database marketing services, end-to-end marketing services, analytics and creative services, direct marketing services and private label and co-brand retail credit card programs.