Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 14th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD): The shares closed at $12.08, up $0.86, or 7.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $173.44 million. About the company: American Woodmark Corporation manufactures kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets. The Company offers a wide variety of cabinet lines differing by design, material, and finishes. American Woodmark’s products are sold throughout the United States through independent distributors and directly to home centers, builders, and home manufacturers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Ampco-Pittsburgh Corp. (NYSE:AP): The shares closed at $19.79, up $0.65, or 3.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $204.34 million. About the company: Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation manufactures engineered equipment. The Company produces finned tube heat exchange coils, large standard and custom air handling systems, centrifugal pumps, feed screws, hardened steel rolls, and heat transfer rolls. Ampco’s products are used in the construction, power generation, refrigeration, chemical processing, marine defense, and steel industries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Preformed Line Products (NASDAQ:PLPC): The shares closed at $53.83, up $1.62, or 3.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $282.52 million. About the company: Preformed Line Products Company designs and manufactures systems used in the construction and maintenance of networks for the energy, communications, cable provider, and information industries. The Company’s products support, protect, connect, terminate, and secure cables and wires. Preformed Line Products also manufactures products serving the voice and data transmission markets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Ducommun Incorporated (NYSE:DCO): The shares closed at $12.98, up $0.39, or 3.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $136.80 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Flow International Corp. (NASDAQ:FLOW): The shares closed at $3.55, up $0.1, or 2.9%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $169.89 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX): The shares closed at $12.90, down $1.11, or 7.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.42 billion. About the company: Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer. The Company’s products include heavy-duty off-road trucks and high-capacity surface mining trucks, as well as large hydraulic mining shovels. Terex also manufactures and sells telescopic mobile cranes, aerial work platforms, utility aerial devices, telescopic material handlers and truck mounted cranes, and related products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO): The shares closed at $8.94, down $0.73, or 7.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $167.50 million. About the company: M/I Homes, Inc. builds single-family homes that are marketed and sold under the M/I Homes and Showcase Homes trade names. M/I Homes has homebuilding operations in Ohio, Indiana, Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • USG Corporation (NYSE:USG): The shares closed at $8.26, down $0.59, or 6.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $869.85 million. About the company: USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes building materials. The Company produces a wide range of products for use in new residential, new non-residential, and repair and remodel construction, as well as products used in certain industrial processes. USG’s two core businesses include North American Gypsum and Worldwide Ceilings. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE:MTW): The shares closed at $8.74, down $0.62, or 6.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.15 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Foster Wheeler AG (NASDAQ:FWLT): The shares closed at $17.16, down $1.2, or 6.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.01 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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

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