Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares a decrease of -6.50% to 140.57 with about 3.01 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Air Products (APD) has appointedSea-Land Chemical Firm as Central U.s.distributor for several of the firm’s Functional Additives offerings which include Tomadol, Tomamine, Nonidet, Tomakleen, Tomadry and Tomadyne products.
Effective November 1, 2016, Sea-Land will replace Harcros Chemicals, Inc. as Air Products’ distributor in Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, Nebraska, Montana, South Dakota and North Dakota. Sea-Land presently distributes these product lines for Air Products Functional Additives offerings in the Midwest and Southeast regions of the U.S. The line of products are used as surfactants in a variety of markets comprising Industrial & Institutional Cleaning and Metalworking. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 24.13% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -10.94%.
Same, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 1.50% and for the year was 9.70%, while the YTD performance remained at 9.37%. APD has Average True Range for 14 days of 2.61.
The Western Union Firm (NYSE:WU) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring -1.01% to $20.61 in a active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, about 4.39 Million shares have changed hands in this session. The Western Union Firm (WU) released the launch of its mobile platform in Canada for domestic and cross-border money transfers, accessible for iOS and Android. The new app allows users instant, anytime, anywhere access to Western Union’s sophisticated physical and digital money transfer infrastructure, allowing them to send money to around every corner of the world in just a few clicks.
The launch in Canada is part of the firm’s important commitment to invest in digital innovation worldwide. With an online presence in 37 countries1, Western Union is one of the largest digital money transfer operators in the world by income and online presence. The app enhances Western Union’s existing digital offering, where consumers are able to send money online via westernunion.ca, and offers yet another digital channel for consumers to transfer funds. WU attains analyst recommendation of 3.10 with week’s performance of 1.68%. Investors looking additional ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 4.97%.