Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 18th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF): The shares closed at $9.14, up $0.63, or 7.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $578.44 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Eagle Materials, Inc. (NYSE:EXP): The shares closed at $22.77, up $1.09, or 5.03%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.02 billion. About the company: Eagle Materials Inc. manufactures and distributes cement, gypsum wallboard, recycled paperboard, and concrete and aggregates. The Company’s products are used in the construction of homes, commercial and industrial buildings, and governmental buildings across the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • DXP Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXPE): The shares closed at $28.45, up $1.23, or 4.52%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $401.08 million. About the company: DXP Enterprises, Inc. provides maintenance, repair, and operating products, equipment, and services to industrial customers. The Company provides fluid handling equipment, power transmission equipment, general mill and safety supplies, and electrical products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Astronics Corporation (NASDAQ:ATRO): The shares closed at $34.08, up $1.3, or 3.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $383.63 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PMFG Inc (NASDAQ:PMFG): The shares closed at $23.01, up $0.86, or 3.88%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $406.71 million. About the company: PMFG Inc. is a provider of custom engineered systems and products designed to help ensure that the delivery of energy is safe, efficient and clean. The Company primarily serves the markets for power generation, natural gas infrastructure and petrochemical processing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • USG Corporation (NYSE:USG): The shares closed at $9.24, down $0.48, or 4.94%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $973.05 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 >>
  • M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO): The shares closed at $8.43, down $0.32, or 3.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $157.74 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 >>
  • Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ:NWPX): The shares closed at $22.66, down $0.81, or 3.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $211.75 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 >>
  • Dycom Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DY): The shares closed at $19.55, down $0.59, or 2.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $655.01 million. About the company: Dycom Industries, Inc. provides engineering, construction, and maintenance services to telecomm providers in the United States. In addition to its primary services, the Company performs underground utility locating and electric utility contracting services. Dycom also provides services related to the installation of integrated voice, data, and video networks in office buildings. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • KB Home (NYSE:KBH): The shares closed at $7.21, down $0.21, or 2.83%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $556.13 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 >>

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

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