Service Corporation International (SCI) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -0.02% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.32% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 0.82% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -0.15% in the past 4 weeks.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.39% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.24%.The 200 Day SMA reached 4.78%. Service Corporation International has dropped 1.52% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 4.49%.
Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI): After opening at $26.39, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $26.36 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $26.96 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $26.92 for the day, a gain of 2.75% for the day session. The total traded volume was 784,862. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $26.2.
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.