Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about 12 stocks that hit 52-week lows in today’s trading. Note that this list excludes all stocks with a market capitalization less than $2 billion:
- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE:ANR): Down 11.01% to $18.92. Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. extracts, processes, and markets steam and metallurgical coal. The Company conducts operations from surface and underground mines located in the northern and central Appalachian regions and Colorado, all located in the United States. Alpha Natural Resources markets its coal to electric utilities, steel and other industrial producers.
- Avon Products Inc. (NYSE:AVP): Down 4.11% to $19.61. Avon Products, Inc. manufactures and direct sells beauty and related products. The Company markets its products to consumers worldwide through independent sales representatives. Avon’s product line includes beauty, fashion and home.
- iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity ETN (NYSE:BCM): Down 2.81% to $42.15.
- Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE:DO): Down 4.28% to $56.14. Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. drills offshore oil and gas wells on a contract basis. The Company is a world-wide deep water driller that serves markets that include the deep water, harsh environment, conventional semisubmersible and jack-up markets.
- Fibria Celulose SA (NYSE:FBR): Down 5.92% to $7.94. Fibria Celulose S.A. produces and exports wood-free printing, writing, and specialty papers. The Company also manufactures eucalyptus pulp, which it sells and uses in the production of specialty papers. Fibria operates integrated pulp and paper mills and exclusive paper mills in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN): Down 5.09% to $9.88. Huntsman Corporation manufactures differentiated and commodity chemical products. The Company markets a broad range of chemical products and formulations to a diversified group of consumer and industrial customers. Huntsman’s products are used in a range of applications, including those in adhesives, aerospace, automotive, construction products, and consumer products.
- InterOil Corporation (NYSE:IOC): Down 7.88% to $42.21. InterOil Corporation is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company produces jet fuel, diesel and gasoline for the domestic market and light naphtha and mixed naphtha for international markets. Interoil owns oil refinery, upstream petroleum exploration licenses and retail, and commercial distribution assets.
- Kyocera Corp. (NYSE:KYO): Down 3.4% to $83.03. KYOCERA CORPORATION manufacturers electronic equipment and components. The Company’s products include telecommunication equipment, information equipment, optical equipment, ceramic products, semiconductor parts, chips, hybrid integrated circuits, thermal printheads, image sensors, liquid crystal displays, and connectors. Kyocera operates worldwide.
- Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR): Down 7.48% to $13.12. Nabors Industries Ltd, is a land drilling contractor, and also performs well servicing and workovers. The Company conducts oil, gas, and geothermal land drilling operations. Nabors’ well-site services include oilfield management, well logging, and other support services.
- Sohu.com Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU): Down 11.25% to $53.11. Sohu.com Inc. operates an Internet portal in China. The Company’s Web site consists of Chinese language Web navigational and search capabilities, Web-based communications services, and a platform for e-commerce services.
- St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE:STJ): Down 4.9% to $37.06. St. Jude Medical, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes medical devices for the worldwide cardiovascular market. The Company serves patients and its health care customers with products and services including heart valves, cardiac rhythm management systems, specialty catheters, and other cardiovascular devices.
- Yandex N. V. (NASDAQ:YNDX): Down 13.13% to $22.90. Yandex N.V. operates an Internet search engine in Russia. It offers access to a range of information available online; email and personalized services, including email, photo, Website, and blog-hosting services; maps and location-based services comprising map service, road traffic congestion monitoring, maps of metro systems, panoramic photo images of streets and towns, and user-generated map services; and downloadable applications and services for mobile and digital platforms and devices.
(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from FINVIZ.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)
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