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)

  • Goodrich Corporation (NYSE:GR): The shares closed at $120.60, up $11.11, or 10.15%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $15.08 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.
  • Drew Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DW): The shares closed at $19.04, up $0.31, or 1.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $420.54 million. About the company: Drew Industries Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, supplies a variety of components for manufactured homes and recreational vehicles. The Company’s products include aluminum and vinyl windows and doors, as well as steel chassis and parts, axles, galvanized roofing, and refurbished axles and tires for manufactured homes and recreational vehicles.
  • Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE:LMT): The shares closed at $73.14, up $0.49, or 0.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $24.55 billion. About the company: Lockheed Martin Corporation is a global security company that primarily researches, designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates advanced technology products and services. The Company’s businesses span space, telecommunications, electronics, information and services, aeronautics, energy, and systems integration. Lockheed Martin operates worldwide.
  • Argan, Inc. (AMEX:AGX): The shares closed at $9.40, up $0.06, or 0.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $127.92 million. About the company: Argan, Inc., through its subsidiary, designs and builds energy plants. The Company’s energy plants include traditional gas as well as alternative energy including biodiesel, ethanol, and renewable energy sources such as wind power and solar.
  • Ducommun Incorporated (NYSE:DCO): The shares closed at $15.71, up $0.05, or 0.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $165.54 million. About the company: Ducommun Incorporated, through its subsidiaries, manufactures components and assemblies principally for commercial and military aircraft and space programs. The Company’s products include aerostructure components, cabin interior components, metal-bond composite assemblies, switches, and other electromechanical products.

Losers (% price change)

  • Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX): The shares closed at $3.34, down $0.56, or 14.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.40 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.
  • Robbins & Myers, Inc. (NYSE:RBN): The shares closed at $36.44, down $5.56, or 13.24%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.67 billion. About the company: Robbins & Myers, Inc. manufactures and markets fluids management products and systems. The Company serves a variety of industries, including the pharmaceutical, oil and gas production, wastewater treatment, food and beverage, and pulp and paper industries. Robbins operates facilities in the United States, Canada, Europe, Brazil, Mexico, Singapore, China, India, and Taiwan.
  • Foster Wheeler AG (NASDAQ:FWLT): The shares closed at $17.41, down $2.51, or 12.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.10 billion. About the company: Foster Wheeler AG provides design, engineering, construction, manufacturing, project development and management, research, plant operations, and environmental services. The Company serves the petrochemical, petroleum and gas, pharmaceutical, chemical processing, and other industries. Foster Wheeler’s products include fired heaters and steam generating units.
  • Gardner Denver, Inc. (NYSE:GDI): The shares closed at $64.40, down $7.23, or 10.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.37 billion. About the company: Gardner Denver Inc. manufactures stationary air compressors and blowers for industrial applications. The Company’s products are used in manufacturing, process applications, and materials handling, as well as in power tools and equipment. Gardner Denver sells its products around the world.
  • KBR, Inc. (NYSE:KBR): The shares closed at $23.68, down $2.59, or 9.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.57 billion. About the company: KBR, Inc. is a global engineering, construction, and services company supporting the energy, petrochemicals, government services, and civil infrastructure sectors. The Company offers a wide range of services through two business segments, Energy and Chemicals (E&C) and Government and Infrastructure (G&I).

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

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