5 Stocks Investors are Trashing as Markets Collapse: YNDX, CE, NBR, CIE, OIS

The Dow (NYSE:DIA) is down 357.2 points to 10,767, the NASDAQ (NASDAQ:QQQ) is down 62 points to 2,475 and the S&P500 (NYSE:SPY) is down 33 points to 1,133. Here are some of today’s biggest losers by price.

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YANDEX NV CLASS A ORDINARY SHARES (NASDAQ:YNDX) is one of the price losers, as its shares are trading at $25.37, down $2.54 (-9.3%) from the previous close of $27.96.

Stock Price Performance: From July 26, 2011, to September 21, 2011, the stock price had fallen $9.49 (-25.3%) from $37.45 to $27.96. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 22, 2011 and July 1, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 16.2% (+$4.98). It saw one of its worst periods between May 24, 2011 and June 1, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 17% (-$6.59).

Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) is among the price losers in the market, as its shares are trading at $35.59, which is $3.26 (-8.5%) below the previous close of $38.87. Celanese Corporation is a producer of chemicals and advanced materials. It operates mainly through four business segments: Advanced Engineered Materials, Consumer Specialties, Industrial Specialties and Acetyl Intermediates.

Stock Price Performance: From July 25, 2011, to September 20, 2011, the stock price had fallen $13.97 (-24.4%) from $57.16 to $43.19. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between December 8, 2010 and December 21, 2010 when shares rose for 10 straight trading days, rising 6.9% (+$2.66). It saw one of its worst periods between July 29, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 31.2% (-$17.19).

Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) is among the market losers in price, as its stock price fell by $1.34 (-8.7%) to $14.26. Nabors Industries conducts oil, gas and geothermal land drilling operations in the Americas, Caribbean, Middle East, Far East, Russia and Africa.

Stock Price Performance: From July 26, 2011, to September 21, 2011, the stock price had fallen $11.50 (-42.4%) from $27.13 to $15.63. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between September 9, 2011 and September 15, 2011 when shares rose for five straight trading days, rising 10.2% (+$1.71). It saw one of its worst periods between July 28, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 32.8% (-$8.80).

Shares of COBALT INTERNATIONAL ENERGY INC COBALT INTERNATIONAL ENERGY INC (NYSE:CIE) are trading at $7.97, down 80 cents (-9.2%) from the previous close of $8.78.

Stock Price Performance: From July 26, 2011, to September 21, 2011, the stock price had fallen $5.68 (-39.3%) from $14.46 to $8.78. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between February 9, 2011 and February 18, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 10.1% (+$1.37). It saw one of its worst periods between December 7, 2010 and December 17, 2010 when shares fell for nine straight trading days, falling 12.4% (-$1.64).

Shares of Oil States International, Inc (NYSE:OIS) are trading at $53.39, down $5.06 (-8.5%) from the previous close of $58.32. Oil States International, Inc., through its subsidiaries, is a provider of specialty products and services to oil and gas drilling and production companies throughout the world.

Stock Price Performance: From July 26, 2011, to September 21, 2011, the stock price had fallen $26.28 (-31.1%) from $84.60 to $58.32. 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 trading days, rising 16.3% (+$11.80). It saw one of its worst periods between August 15, 2011 and August 22, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 20.1% (-$14.33).