Big Cap Stocks Hitting 52-Week Lows as Markets Jitter Post Labor Day

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about 40 stocks that hit 52-week lows in today’s trading. Note that this list excludes all stocks with a market capitalization less than $10 billion:

  1. Arcelor Mittal (NYSE:MT): Down 6.47% to $18.65. ArcelorMittal produces steel. The Company manufactures cold rolled, electrogalvanized and coated steels, slabs, special quality bars, and wire rods. Arcelor Mittal has steel making operations in Europe, the Americas, Asia, and Africa.
  2. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:MTU): Down 3.24% to $4.18. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) is a holding company established through the merger of Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group and UFJ Holdings. As a financial group, the Company provides a variety of financial and investment services including commercial banking, trust banking, international finance, and assets management services.
  3. Nomura Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NMR): Down 6.86% to $3.80. Nomura Holdings, Inc. is a holding company which manages financial operations for its subsidiaries. As a group, the Company provides a variety of financial services such as dealing, brokerage, underwriting, and asset management. Nomura Securities Co., a registered member of the New York and London Stock Exchanges, has branches around the world.
  4. Panasonic Corporation (NYSE:PC): Down 4.53% to $9.90. Panasonic Corporation manufactures electric and electronic products. The Company produces home appliances, audio & video, computer peripherals, telecommunications, industrial equipment, and electronic parts. Panasonic has associated companies around the world.
  5. Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV (NYSE:PHG): Down 7.54% to $18.16. Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. manufactures medical systems; domestic appliances; consumer electronics; and lighting. The Company produces imaging, ultrasound and healthcare informatics equipment; shaving and beauty and health and wellness products; displays, and peripherals; and lamps and luminaries.
  6. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU): Down 2.75% to $45.32. Prudential Financial, Inc. provides financial services throughout the United States and several locations worldwide. The Company offers a variety of products and services, including life insurance, mutual funds, annuities, pension and retirement related services and administration, asset management, securities brokerage, real estate brokerage, and relocation services.
  7. Charles Schwab Corp. (NYSE:SCHW): Down 1.82% to $11.33. The Charles Schwab Corporation provides a variety of financial services to individual investors, independent investment managers, retirement plans, and institutions. The Company provides its clients with securities brokerage, banking, and related financial services through offices in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United Kingdom.
  8. Siemens AG (NYSE:SI): Down 4.92% to $93.66. Siemens AG manufactures a wide range of industrial and consumer products. The Company builds locomotives, traffic control systems, automotive electronics, and engineers electrical power plants. Siemens also provides public and private communications networks, computers, building control systems, medical equipment, and electrical components. The Company operates worldwide.
  9. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:SMFG): Down 3.73% to $5.42. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. is a holding company established by Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation. Sumitomo Mitsui Card Co., SMBC Leasing Co., and The Japanese Research Institute, Ltd. joined the Group in Feb., 2003. The Company manages financial operations for its subsidiaries. The Group provides commercial banking and a variety of financial services.
  10. Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE): Down 4.2% to $19.86. SONY CORPORATION manufactures audio, home video game consoles, communications, key device and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. The Company’s other businesses include music, pictures, computer entertainment, and online businesses.
  11. Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:STD): Down 3.61% to $8.27. Banco Santander SA attracts deposits and offers retail, commercial and private banking, and asset management services. The Bank offers consumer credit, mortgage loans, lease financing, factoring, mutual funds, pension funds, insurance, commercial credit, investment banking services, structured finance, and advice on mergers and acquisitions.
  12. Telefonica, S.A. (NYSE:TEF): Down 5.31% to $18.89. Telefonica S.A. provides telecommunications services mainly to countries in Europe and Latin America. The Company offers fixed-line and mobile telephone, Internet, and data transmission services to residential and corporate customers.
  13. Telecom Italia SpA (NYSE:TI): Down 5.93% to $10.95. Telecom Italia S.p.A., through subsidiaries, offers fixed line and mobile telephone and data transmission services in Italy and abroad. The Company offers local and long-distance telephone, satellite communications, Internet access, and teleconferencing services.
  14. Talisman Energy Inc. (NYSE:TLM): Down 1.63% to $15.70. Talisman Energy Inc. is an independent oil and gas producer. The Company has operations in North America, the North Sea, and Indonesia. Talisman is also conducting exploration in Southeast Asia, Algeria, Qatar, Colombia and Trinidad.
  15. Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE:TM): Down 1.54% to $68.27. TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION manufactures, sells, leases, and repairs passenger cars, trucks, buses, and their related parts worldwide. The Company also operates financing services through their subsidiaries. Toyota Motor builds homes, produces pleasure boats, and develops intelligent transportation systems including radar cruise control and electronic toll collection systems.
  16. Thomson Reuters Corporation (NYSE:TRI): Down 3.31% to $28.90. Thomson Reuters Corporation is an electronic information and solutions company that serves the global business and professional marketplace. The Company provides proprietary online systems and CD-ROM products in information sectors such as legal and regulatory, financial, scientific reference and healthcare, and corporate training.
  17. Tenaris SA (NYSE:TS): Down 4.48% to $30.06. Tenaris S.A. manufactures seamless steel pipe products on a global basis. The Company also provides pipe handling, stocking, and distribution services to the oil and gas, energy, and mechanical industries. In addition, Tenaris supplies welded steel pipes for gas pipelines in South America.
  18. UBS AG (NYSE:UBS): Down 10.58% to $12.34. UBS AG is a wealth management, investment banking, and asset management firm. The Company provides a variety of financial services to individuals, institutions, corporations, governments, and financial intermediaries around the world.
  19. Wipro Ltd. (NYSE:WIT): Down 3.31% to $9.35. Wipro Limited specializes in IT and computer related technologies. The Group’s services encompass a number of areas, including software architecture, business intelligence systems, e-commerce, data warehousing, Internet access devices, network management, system administration, messaging systems, IT consulting and design. Wipro also has a presence in niche markets of consumer products.
  20. WPP plc (NASDAQ:WPPGY): Down 4.04% to $47.53. WPP plc operates a communications services group. The Company’s operations encompass advertising, media investment management, information and consultancy, public relations and public affairs, healthcare and specialist communications, and branding and identity services.

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

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