Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 27th

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

Gainers (% price change)

Flow International Corp. (NASDAQ:FLOW): The shares closed at $3.60, up $0.1, or 2.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $172.28 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 >>

James Hardie Industries (NYSE:JHX): The shares closed at $35.65, up $0.96, or 2.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.11 billion. About the company: James Hardie Industries SE manufactures building products, including fiber cement siding, backerboard, and pipe. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA): The shares closed at $18.42, up $0.47, or 2.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $836.84 million. About the company: Ormat Technologies Inc. designs, develops, builds, owns and operates geothermal power plants. The Company also designs, develops, and seeks to own and operate, recovered energy-based power plants using equipment that it designs and manufactures. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESLT): The shares closed at $43.15, up $1.07, or 2.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.85 billion. About the company: Elbit Systems Ltd. designs, develops and supplies integrated defense systems. The Company also designs, develops, manufactures, markets and supports military electronic systems and products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD): The shares closed at $13.43, up $0.33, or 2.52%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $192.82 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 >>

Losers (% price change)

Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ:NWPX): The shares closed at $23.96, down $0.72, or 2.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $223.90 million. About the company: Northwest Pipe Company manufactures and markets welded steel pipe. The Company makes large diameter, high pressure steel pipe products used for water transmission. Northwest Pipe also makes smaller diameter, electric resistance welded pipe for a wide range of construction, energy, agricultural, industrial, and mechanical applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Empresas ICA SA (NYSE:ICA): The shares closed at $5.04, down $0.15, or 2.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $810.01 million. About the company: Empresas ICA S.A.B. de C.V. offers engineering and construction services. The Company builds dams, highways, airports, office buildings, shopping centers, manufacturing facilities, and housing projects, operates water distribution and treatment systems, highways, and parking facilities, mines aggregates, operates ports, and builds grain storage systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE:MTW): The shares closed at $9.09, down $0.26, or 2.78%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.20 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 >>

KB Home (NYSE:KBH): The shares closed at $6.45, down $0.17, or 2.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $497.51 million. About the company: KB HOME builds single-family homes in the United States, primarily targeting first-time and first move-up homebuyers. The Company has operating divisions in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Nevada, Wisconsin, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas in the United States. KB Home also derives income from mortgage banking, title and insurance services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO): The shares closed at $17.14, down $0.4, or 2.28%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.58 billion. About the company: AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment throughout the world. The Company sells a range of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts, including tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, and forage equipment. AGCO markets its products under a variety of brand names, including Massey Ferguson, AGCO, Tye, GLEANER, and Hesston. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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