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May 24, 2013 at 10:55 AM EDT
Pre-Market Analysis on LCC, HD, WEN, CSTR, and RCII Provides Stock Research on US Airways Group Inc., The Home Depot Inc., The Wendy's Company, Coinstar Inc., and Rent-A-Center Inc.

New York City, New York -- (May 24, 2013)

The U.S. equity market fell for a second day in a row on Thursday, May 23, 2013, amid concerns that the Federal Reserve will start to wind up its aggressive bond buying program as early as June. All three benchmark indexes in the U.S. initially tumbled, tracking losses in global markets, which also fell sharply. However, U.S. equities recovered to finish well off session’s lows as market participants digested some robust U.S. economic data. The services sector was one of the worst performers in the S&P 500 yesterday, falling over 0.60%. The major movers in the sector includedUS Airways Group Inc (NYSE: LCC), The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD), The Wendy’s Co (NASDAQ: WEN), Coinstar Inc (NASDAQ: CSTR), and Rent-A-Center Inc (NASDAQ: RCII). StockCall has posted free technicalresearch on LCC, HD, WEN, CSTR, and RCII which can be downloaded upon sign up at

Shares in US Airways Group Inc. showed robust gains on Thursday, rising 1.45% to close at $18.19. A total of 7.48 million shares were traded during the session, while its average daily trading volume stands at 6.47 million. The stock oscillated between $17.44 and $18.45 during the session. Over the past 5 trading days, the stock grew 2.42% while the markets wavered. So far this year, shares of LCC have increased 42.22%. US Airways’ shares have low volatility with beta of 0.94. The company commands market capitalization of $2.98 billion. Sign up and read the complimentary report on LCC at

The Home Depot Inc.’s stock ended lower yesterday, down 0.98% at $78.91. A total of 9.63 million shares were traded. Despite the wider market swaying sideways during the past five sessions, the company’s shares advanced 3.82%. The stock has added 30.11% so far this year. During Thursday’s session, the stock traded between $77.79 and $79.25 while its 52 weeks trading range stands at $47.75 and $81.56. Home Depot commands market capitalization of $116.96 billion. Its stock is mildly volatile as implied by its beta of 0.87. The free report on HD can be downloaded by signing up now at

The Wendy’s Co.’s stock hit an intraday low of $5.86 to finish the day 0.33% lower at $6.00. A total of 3.33 million shares were traded in comparison to its usual trading volume of 4.39 million shares. The stock is up 9.29% so far this year. In the past 52 weeks, the stock traded between $4.09 and $6.19. Wendy’s shows a mild volatility as implied by its beta of 0.99. The stock is currently trading above its 20-day moving average price of $5.90 and 50-day moving average price of $5.71, showing a bullish trend. Free report on WEN can be accessed by registering at

Shares in Coinstar Inc. moved lower on Thursday, tracking losses in the broader market. The stock hit an intraday high of $57.75 before finishing the day 2.53% lower at $56.72. So far this year, the company’s shares have grown more than 12.47%, slightly underperforming the S&P 500. Stocks of the company currently trade above both their 20- and 50-day moving average price of $55.39 and $55.94 respectively. Coinstar saw a turnover of 667,613 shares during yesterday’s session. Its beta of 0.83 implies low volatility.Register withStockCall and download the research on CSTR for free at

Rent-A-Center Inc.’s stock ended 1.24% lower at $34.93. A total of 417,028 shares were traded during the session. The stock’s usual trading volume stands at 676,940 shares. In the past 52 weeks, the stock traded between $31.22 and $38.23. Rent-A-Center Inc. commands market capitalization of $2.02 billion. Read the full free research on RCII by signing up to StockCall at

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