5 Services Stocks Falling While Dow Jones Stocks Find Buyers

Through early afternoon trading on Wednesday, August 24, 2011, these stocks are bringing down the Services (NYSE:IYC) sector. 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.

Shares of KT Corporation (NYSE:KT) are trading at $17.34, down 36 cents (-2%) from a previous close of $17.69. KT Corporation is a telecommunications service provider in Korea and Asia.

Stock Price Performance: During July 26, 2011 to August 23, 2011, the stock price had dropped $2.12 (-10.7%) from $19.81 to $17.69. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between August 10, 2011 and August 23, 2011 when shares rose for 10-straight days, rising 14% (+$2.17) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between August 3, 2011 and August 10, 2011 when shares fell for six-straight days, falling 21.4% (-$4.23) over that span.

Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE:CVC) is among the price losers in the sector today. Its shares are trading at $17.02, which is 30 cents (-1.7%) below the previous close of $17.32. Cablevision Systems Corporation is a telecommunications, media and entertainment company with a portfolio of operations in the United States.

Stock Price Performance: During July 26, 2011 to August 23, 2011, the stock price had dropped $7.97 (-31.5%) from $25.29 to $17.32. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for nine-straight days, rising 13.7% (+$3.29) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for eight-straight days, falling 11.4% (-$2.94) over that span.

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE:CBL) is one of the sector losers in price today. Its shares are trading at $14.38, down 27 cents (-1.7%) from a previous close of $14.63. CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust, which owns, develops, acquires, leases, manages and operates regional shopping malls, open-air centers, community centers and office properties.

Stock Price Performance: During May 27, 2011 to August 23, 2011, the stock price had fallen $4.18 (-22.2%) from $18.81 to $14.63. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for nine-straight days, rising 10.4% (+$1.81) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 7, 2011 and July 14, 2011 when shares fell for six-straight days, falling 5.7% (-$1.09) over that span.

Shares of DST Systems Inc. (NYSE:DST) are trading at $45.54, down $1.42 (-2.8%) from a previous close of $46.87. DST Systems, Inc. provides sophisticated information processing and computer software services and products to the financial services industry mutual funds and investment managers, healthcare industry, telecommunications industry & service industries.

Stock Price Performance: During July 26, 2011 to August 23, 2011, the stock price had dropped $8.24 (-15%) from $55.11 to $46.87. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 23, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for 10-straight days, rising 9% (+$4.54) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between March 8, 2011 and March 16, 2011 when shares fell for seven-straight days, falling 3.4% (-$1.70) over that span.

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) is among the price losers in the sector today. Its shares are trading at $10.33, which is $1.22 (-11.1%) below the previous close of $11.62. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. is a retailer that designs, markets and sells its own brand of high quality, on-trend clothing, accessories and personal care products at affordable prices while targeting 15 to 25 year-old customers.

Stock Price Performance: During July 26, 2011 to August 23, 2011, the stock price had dropped $2.17 (-15.7%) from $13.79 to $11.62. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between November 1, 2010 and November 8, 2010 when shares rose for six-straight days, rising 5.7% (+85 cents) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between February 16, 2011 and February 24, 2011 when shares fell for six-straight days, falling 5.3% (-83 cents) over that span.

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