Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Capital Goods (NYSE:XLI) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL): The shares closed at $56.21, up $4.07, or 7.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.64 billion. About the company: Rockwell Collins, Inc. designs, produces, markets, and supports electronic communications, avionics, and in-flight entertainment systems. The Company’s systems are used by commercial, military, and government customers located throughout the world.
  • Goodrich Corporation (NYSE:GR): The shares closed at $92.89, up $6.41, or 7.41%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $11.61 billion. About the company: Goodrich Corporation supplies aerospace components, systems, and services to customers located worldwide. The Company manufactures various aerostructures, aircraft evacuation systems, passenger restraint systems, sensor systems, pump and engine controls, de-icing systems, and other products. Goodrich serves the commercial, military, general aviation, and space industries.
  • Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO): The shares closed at $29.71, up $1.77, or 6.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $334.44 million. About the company: Astronics Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets specialized lighting, control systems, and electronics for the cockpit, cabin, and exteriors of military, commercial jet, and general aviation aircraft.
  • Hardinge Inc. (NASDAQ:HDNG): The shares closed at $9.33, up $0.42, or 4.71%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $108.79 million. About the company: Hardinge, Inc. designs, manufactures and distributes metal cutting lathes and related tooling and accessories. The Company markets its products under the Super-Precision brand name primarily in the United States and western Europe. Hardinge also sells its products elsewhere around the world.
  • Flow International Corp. (NASDAQ:FLOW): The shares closed at $2.46, up $0.09, or 3.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $117.39 million. About the company: Flow International Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services ultrahigh-pressure waterjet cutting and cleaning systems, specialized robotics systems, and food safety applications. The Company’s waterjet systems are used to cut both metallic and nonmetallic materials in many industry segments, including the aerospace, automotive, food, and paper industries.

Losers (% price change)

  • AAR Corp. (NYSE:AIR): The shares closed at $20.52, down $2.13, or 9.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $814.28 million. About the company: AAR CORP. supplies aftermarket products and services to the global aviation/ aerospace industry. The Company purchases, sells, and leases new and used commercial jet aircraft, as well as purchases, sells, and leases a variety of new, overhauled, and repaired engines and engine products for the aviation aftermarket. AAR overhauls, repairs, and exchanges a variety of engine parts.
  • Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE:MTW): The shares closed at $9.32, down $0.68, or 6.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.23 billion. About the company: The Manitowoc Company, Inc. is a diversified industrial manufacturer of cranes and related products and foodservice equipment. The Company’s products include lattice-boom cranes, tower cranes, mobile telescopic cranes, and boom trucks as well as ice making machines, refrigerators, and freezers.
  • Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX): The shares closed at $4.86, down $0.24, or 4.71%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.95 billion. About the company: Cemex SAB de CV is a building products company. The Company produces, distributes, and markets cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates, and related building materials. Cemex operates throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.
  • Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF): The shares closed at $8.73, down $0.4, or 4.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $552.49 million. About the company: Griffon Corporation manufactures building products, specialty plastic films, and electronic information and communication systems. The Company’s products include garage doors, materials for disposable diapers, disposable health care products, sensor systems, and information and command and control systems. Griffon sells its products in the United States.
  • AMCOL International Corp. (NYSE:ACO): The shares closed at $27.69, down $1.26, or 4.35%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $876.32 million. About the company: AMCOL International Corporation mines, processes, and distributes clays for use in industrial and consumer markets. The Company additionally processes and distributes clays for use as a moisture barrier in commercial construction, landfill liners. The Company’s clay products are also used in nanotechnology. AMCOL also operates a long-haul trucking and a freight brokerage business.

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

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