FEI Company (FEIC) : The money flow analysis of FEI Company (FEIC) indicates a $2.9 million of outflow was on downticks, whereas, the investors on Tuesday gobbled up stocks worth $6.43 million on upticks. The ratio between the upticks and downticks was clearly in favor of the bulls at 2.22 and so was the total money flow at $3.53 million. The bulls lapped up $2.67 million worth of block trades on upticks. The money flow was $2.67 million in block trades, underlining the interest of the bulls in the stock even when the stock was declining.However, the price action shows that the bears had an upper hand in the stock of FEI Company (FEIC), pushing it down by -0.05% for the day. The stock slid $0.06 and traded at $106.47 during the day. Nonetheless, the stock is -0.2% over the previous weeks close.
Also, Brokerage firm Stifel Nicolaus downgrades its rating on FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC). The shares have been rated Hold. Previously, the analysts had a Buy rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on May 31, 2016.
FEI Company has dropped 0.06% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 0.01% in the last 4 weeks. FEI Company has dropped 1.08% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 34.78%.
FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC): The stock opened at $106.60 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $106.80 for the day. The stock traded down to $106.45 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $106.46 with a loss of -0.06% for the day. The stock had closed at $106.52 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 279,917 shares.
In a related news,The officer (Executive VP, CFO) of Fei Co, Trunzo Anthony L sold 35,104 shares at $106.61 on August 10, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $3,742,437. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
FEI Company is a supplier of scientific instruments and related services for nanoscale applications and solutions for industry and science. The Company operates in two segments: Industry Group and Science Group. The Industry Group consists of customers in semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing and related industries, such as manufacturers of data storage equipment and other technologies, as well as customers in the natural resources industries, including mining and oil and gas. The Science Group includes universities, public and private research laboratories and customers in a range of industries, including metals, automobiles, aerospace and forensics. The tools are used in a laboratory. Its products include transmission electron microscopes; scanning electron microscopes (SEM); DualBeamTM systems which combine a SEM and a focused ion beam system (FIB) on a single platform; stand-alone FIBs; optical microscopes, three-dimensional modelling software and service and components.