Coca-Cola Enterprises and 4 Consumer Stocks Climbing Higher

Through most of the trading day, these stocks are helping the Consumer/Non-Cyclical (NYSE:XLP) sector today after an upgrade for Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:CCE). Long time Wall St. Cheat Sheet readers know to watch stock prices because Technicals on the Stock Chart are Strong’ is one of the ‘T’s in our CHEAT SHEET investing framework.

Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:CCE) is one of the top price gainers. Its stock price is $26.56, which is $1.04 (+4.1%) above the previous close of $25.52. Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. produces and distributes soft drinks to customers in the U.S, Canada and certain Caribbean islands.

Stock Price Performance: From July 14, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $2.68 (-9.6%) from $28.02 to $25.34. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between October 7, 2010 and October 18, 2010 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 8.1% (+$1.78). It saw one of its worst periods between December 10, 2010 and December 22, 2010 when shares fell for nine straight trading days, falling 3.6% (-92 cents).

Shares of BRF-Brasil Foods S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) are trading at $19.04, up 42 cents (+2.2%) from the previous close of $18.62. Brasil Foods SA is focused on raising, producing and slaughtering of poultry, pork and beef, processing and/or sale of in nature meat, processed products, milk and dairy products, pasta, frozen vegetables and soybean derivatives.

Stock Price Performance: From June 16, 2011, to September 12, 2011, the stock price had risen $3.16 (20.4%) from $15.46 to $18.62. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between March 16, 2011 and March 25, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 9.8% (+$1.66). It saw one of its worst periods between July 1, 2011 and July 11, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 7.5% (-$1.32).

Shares of Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) are trading at $54.77, up $2.44 (+4.7%) from the previous close of $52.34. Herbalife, Ltd is the marketing company that sells weight management, nutritional supplement, energy, sports and fitness products and personal care products.

Stock Price Performance: From July 14, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $3.95 (-6.8%) from $57.76 to $53.81. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between February 15, 2011 and February 28, 2011 when shares rose for nine straight trading days, rising 17.1% (+$5.68). It saw one of its worst periods between August 15, 2011 and August 22, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 12.1% (-$6.87).

Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS) is one of the top price gainers. Its stock price is $42.57, which is $1.31 (+3.2%) above the previous close of $41.26. Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc.is a global direct selling company, which develops and distributes innovative, premium-quality personal care products and nutritional supplements that are sold under the Nu Skin and Pharmanex brands.

Stock Price Performance: From June 16, 2011, to September 12, 2011, the stock price had risen $5.13 (14.2%) from $36.13 to $41.26. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between April 21, 2011 and May 12, 2011 when shares rose for 15 straight trading days, rising 29.6% (+$8.77). It saw one of its worst periods between March 24, 2011 and April 4, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 3.2% (-93 cents).

Shares of Seaboard Corporation (AMEX:SEB) are trading at $2038.03, up $48 (+2.8%) from the previous close of $1982. Seaboard Corporation and its subsidiaries is a diversified international agribusiness and transportation company.

Stock Price Performance: From August 11, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had dropped $542 (-21.6%) from $2514 to $1972. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between March 15, 2011 and March 31, 2011 when shares rose for 13 straight trading days, rising 20.5% (+$411). It saw one of its worst periods between April 29, 2011 and May 9, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 4.1% (-$99).

 

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