DIJA Gainers in Focus: Coca Cola, Home Depot and United Technologies

Uncertainty was seen in Wall Street on Wednesday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.41 percent or 53.05 points to settle at 12,952.07 points. Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 0.47 percent or 6.50 points to close at 1,365.68 while NASDAQ Composite declined 0.67 percent or 19.87 points to 2,966.89 points for the day. Following stocks performed on Wednesday despite negative Dow Jones.

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) jumped 1.47 percent to close at $69.86 in yesterday’s session. The traded volume stood at 11.69 million shares as compared to its average traded volume of 7.44 million shares per day. The stock is currently trading at a price to earnings of 18.93 times while its dividend yield stands at 2.92 percent.

The Home Depot, Inc (NYSE:HD) surged 0.72 percent to close at $47.57 in yesterday’s session. The traded volume stood at 11.34 million shares as compared to its average traded volume of 10.27 million shares per day. The share price is trading at a price to earnings of 19.18 times while its dividend yield stands at 2.44 percent.

United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) gained 0.48 percent to close at $83.87 in yesterday’s session. The traded volume stood at 4.17 million shares as compared to its average traded volume figure of 4.64 million shares per day. The share price is currently trading at a price to earnings of 15.25 times while its dividend yield stands at 2.29 percent.

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Rehan Khan has been involved in the financial sector for last 6 years. During that time he has been associated with many financial institutions, banks and brokerages. Rehan is also a graduate in finance and has been writing for last 2 years for various web publications, specializing in US stock markets, penny stocks, forex and commodities.

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