Best Consumer Cyclical Stock Performers of This Year

Wall St. Watchdog uncovered the best performing stocks for the year-to-date period, in the year-to-date period, in the Consumer Cyclical sector, as measured by the percentage price change over that period.

Criteria for the screen are:

  • The stock has had a positive year-to-date return
  • The exchange the stock trades on is not over the counter (also known as the pink sheets)
  • The exchange is an American exchange
  • The sector the company operates in is Consumer Cyclicals
  • The company’s market capitalization is greater than $100 million

Following is information of the 20 companies in this sector with the best year-to-date percentage price performance:

  • Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ:GLUU): The shares last traded at $5.78, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 179.23%. Its market capitalization is $311,372,300. About the company: Glu Mobile Inc. develops and publishes mobile games on a global basis. The Company develops its games and related applications based on third-party licensed brands and other intellectual property, as well as on its own brands and intellectual property.
  • Select Comfort Corp. (NASDAQ:SCSS): The shares last traded at $17.45, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 91.13%. Its market capitalization is $969,993,200. About the company:  Select Comfort Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets a line of air bed mattresses with adjustable firmness, as well as foundations and accessories. The Company’s products are sold through retail stores located across the United States and through its national direct marketing operations.
  • Fossil, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOSL): The shares last traded at $128.92, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 82.92%. Its market capitalization is $8,157,012,000. About the company:  Fossil, Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes consumer fashion accessories. The Company’s products include an extensive line of men’s and women’s fashion watches and jewelry sold under proprietary and licensed brands, handbags, small leather goods, belts, sunglasses, and apparel.
  • Lululemon Athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU): The shares last traded at $60.48, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 76.79%. Its market capitalization is $6,539,925,000. About the company:  Lululemon Athletica Inc designs and retails athletic clothing. The Company produces fitness pants, shorts, tops and jackets for yoga, dance, running, and general fitness.
  • The Timberland Company (NYSE:TBL): The shares last traded at $43.00, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 74.87%. Its market capitalization is $2,226,076,000. About the company:  The Timberland Company designs, develops, engineers, markets, and distributes footwear, apparel, and accessories for men, women, and children. The Company’s products are sold through independent retailers, department stores, and athletic stores, as well as Timberland specialty stores and factory outlets. Timberland’s products are sold in the United States and internationally.
  • Shutterfly, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFLY): The shares last traded at $58.25, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 66.95%. Its market capitalization is $1,967,466,000. About the company:  Shutterfly, Inc. operates an e-commerce Internet website. The website offers a wide range of photo-related products and services for social expression and personal publishing.
  • Tempur-Pedic International Inc. (NYSE:TPX): The shares last traded at $65.46, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 63.40%. Its market capitalization is $4,480,737,000. About the company:  Tempur-Pedic International Inc., through its primary subsidiary Tempur World, manufactures and markets foam mattresses, pillows, and miscellaneous products under the Tempur-Pedic and other brand names.
  • Amerigon Incorporated (NASDAQ:ARGN):  The shares last traded at $17.45, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 60.39%. Its market capitalization is $397,554,500. About the company:  Amerigon Incorporated develops and markets high-technology products for automotive original equipment manufacturers. The Company currently offers its Climate Control Seat system and its AmeriGuard radar system. Amerigon’s radar system extends the driver’s field of view in applications such as parking aids, backup warning systems, and side object detection.
  • Johnson Outdoors Inc. (NASDAQ:JOUT): The shares last traded at $20.01, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 59.82%. Its market capitalization is $194,754,700. About the company:  Johnson Outdoors Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets branded outdoor recreation products in diving, watercraft, outdoor equipment and motors. The Company’s products include outdoor clothing, tents, canoes, compasses, sailboats, flotation devices, diving equipment and motors. Johnsons’ products are sold under Jack Wolfskin, Eureka!, Old Town, Escape, Scubapro and Minn Kota.
  • Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX): The shares last traded at $26.04, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 52.10%. Its market capitalization is $2,305,053,000. About the company:  Crocs, Inc. designs and manufactures shoes. The Company produces soft, lightweight, non-marking, slip- and odor-resistant shoes made of closed-cell resin material. Crocs manufactures men’s, women’s, and children’s shoes and markets them to retail chains.
  • Sturm, Ruger + Company (NYSE:RGR): The shares last traded at $22.75, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 48.79%. Its market capitalization is $429,315,200. About the company:  Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. designs, manufactures and sells firearms and precision metal investment castings. The company’s firearms products include rifles, shotguns, pistols, and revolvers. The Company’s titanium and ferrous investment castings are utilized in the production for a wide variety of markets including golf clubs and sporting goods, commercial, and military.
  • Warner Music Group Corp. (NYSE:WMG): The shares last traded at $8.24, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 46.36%. Its market capitalization is $1,283,414,000. About the company:  Warner Music Group Corp. is a music company composed of both recorded music and music publishing businesses. The Company markets, sells, and licenses recorded music in physical and digital formats. Warner Music also owns and acquires rights to musical compositions, exploits and markets these compositions, and receives royalties or fees for their use.
  • The Goodyear Tire + Rubber Company (NYSE:GT): The shares last traded at $17.29, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 45.91%. Its market capitalization is $4,221,258,000. About the company:  The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells tires for most applications. The Company also manufactures and markets several lines of rubber and rubber-related chemicals and provides automotive repair services. Goodyear also retreads truck, aircraft, and heavy equipment tires. The Company provides its products and services worldwide.
  • Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII): The shares last traded at $112.88, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 44.68%. Its market capitalization is $3,879,491,000. About the company:  Polaris Industries Inc. designs, engineers, and manufactures snowmobiles, all terrain vehicles, motorcycles, and personal watercraft. The Company markets its products, together with related replacement parts, garments, and accessories through dealers and distributors located in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
  • Steven Madden, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SHOO):  The shares last traded at $39.66, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 42.59%. Its market capitalization is $1,678,258,000. About the company:  Steven Madden, Ltd. designs and markets fashion footwear for women. The Company’s shoes are sold through Steve Madden retail stores, department stores, apparel and footwear specialty stores, and online. Steven Madden has licensees, including sportswear and jeans, outerwear, intimate apparel, eyewear, hosiery, and jewelry, and owns and operates a retail store under its David Aaron brand.
  • Under Armour, Inc. (NYSE:UA): The shares last traded at $77.68, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 41.65%. Its market capitalization is $4,016,542,000. About the company:  Under Armour, Inc. develops, markets, and distributes branded performance products for men, women, and youth. The Company designs and sells a broad offering of apparel and accessories made of synthetic microfibers.
  • Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc. (NYSE:LVB): The shares last traded at $28.11, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 41.61%. Its market capitalization is $341,663,300. About the company:  Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures musical instruments. The Company’s products include Steinway & Sons pianos, Selmer saxophones, Bach trumpets, and Ludwig drums.
  • Oxford Industries, Inc. (NYSE:OXM): The shares last traded at $36.25, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 41.55%. Its market capitalization is $598,410,300. About the company:  Oxford Industries, Inc. is an international manufacturer and wholesale marketer of branded and private label apparel for men, women, and children. The Company’s private label customers include national chains, specialty catalogs, mass merchandisers, department stores, specialty stores, and Internet retailers.
  • Delta Apparel, Inc. (AMEX:DLA):  The shares last traded at $19.05, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 41.11%. Its market capitalization is $160,419,700. About the company:  Delta Apparel, Inc. designs, markets and manufactures branded and private label activewear apparel and headwear. The Company’s products are sold to boutiques, department stores, outdoor and sporting goods retailers, college bookstores, screen printers and the US military.
  • Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE:LAD): The shares last traded at $20.13, which represents a gain for the year-to-date period of 40.87%. Its market capitalization is $531,324,000. About the company:  Lithia Motors, Inc. retail sells new and used vehicles in the western United States. The Company offers domestic and imported makes of new automobiles and light trucks through dealerships in California, Oregon, Washington, and Nevada. Lithia also arranges related financing and insurance contracts, as well as provides vehicle parts, maintenance, and repair services.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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