Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 2nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Force Protection, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRPT): The shares closed at $3.96, up $0.48, or 13.79%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $277.44 million. About the company: Force Protection, Inc. manufactures and distributes vehicles that protect and save lives and property. The Company’s subsidiary designs, manufactures, and markets mine-protected vehicles used by police and military organizations domestically and in other countries for transportation, de-mining, and special applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE:PWR): The shares closed at $22.15, up $2.31, or 11.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.60 billion. About the company: Quanta Services, Inc. provides specialized contracting services to electric utilities, telecommunication and cable television operators, and governmental entities. The Company also installs transportation control and lighting systems and provides specialty electric power and communication services for industrial and commercial customers. Quanta performs projects across the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • SPX Corporation (NYSE:SPW): The shares closed at $56.93, up $5.23, or 10.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.91 billion. About the company: SPX Corporation is a global provider of technical products and systems, industrial products and services, service solutions, and vehicle components. The Company designs, manufactures, and markets data networking equipment, fire detection equipment, power transformers, TV and radio broadcast equipment, and a variety of specialty tools, equipment, and services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tecumseh Products Company (NASDAQ:TECUA): The shares closed at $6.41, up $0.57, or 9.76%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $118.45 million. About the company: Tecumseh Products Company manufactures hermetic compressors for air conditioning and refrigeration products, gasoline engines and power train components for lawn and garden applications, and pumps. The Company’s products are sold around the world under brand names such as Tecumseh, Peerless, and Little Giant. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Fuel Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:FTEK): The shares closed at $5.58, up $0.46, or 8.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $135.79 million. About the company: Fuel Tech, Inc. develops and commercializes air pollution control technologies and provides engineering services. The Company’s NOxOUT process is used in the development of post-combustion nitrogen oxide control systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Foster Wheeler AG (NASDAQ:FWLT): The shares closed at $19.03, down $1.34, or 6.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.22 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 >>
  • American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD): The shares closed at $14.63, down $0.9, or 5.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $209.42 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 >>
  • Drew Industries, Inc. (NYSE:DW): The shares closed at $22.91, down $0.82, or 3.46%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $506.02 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF): The shares closed at $2.90, down $0.04, or 1.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $575.52 million. About the company: Standard Pacific Corp. constructs move-up homes within a wide range of price and size. The Company operates throughout the major metropolitan areas in California, Texas, Arizona, and Colorado. Standard Pacific also provides mortgage financing and title services to its homebuyers through its subsidiaries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • James Hardie Industries (NYSE:JHX): The shares closed at $30.35, down $0.41, or 1.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.65 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 >>

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

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