Service Corporation International (SCI) has risen sharply, recording gains of 3.09% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -3.31% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. Service Corporation International (SCI) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Service Corporation International (SCI), hence the stock is down -0.26% 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 -3.25% relative to the S&P 500.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.91% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.68%. Service Corporation International is up 4.44% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.6%.
Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $27.89 with an intraday high of $28.04. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $27.72. However, the stock managed to close at $27.72, a loss of 0.82% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $27.95. The total traded volume of the day was 1,140,302 shares.
Service Corporation International is a provider of death care products and services. The Company has a network of funeral service locations and cemeteries operating in the United States and Canada. Its funeral service and cemetery operations consist of funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria and related businesses. The Companys segments include Funeral and Cemetery. The Companys brands include Dignity Memorial, Dignity Planning, National Cremation Society, Advantage, Funeraria Del Angel, Making Everlasting Memories and Neptune Society/Trident Society. The Company sells cemetery property and funeral and cemetery merchandise and services at the time of need and on a pre-need basis. The Company provides professional services relating to funerals and cremations, including the use of funeral facilities and motor vehicles and preparation and embalming services.