Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 3rd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Granite Construction Inc. (NYSE:GVA): The shares closed at $26.56, up $4.25, or 19.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.03 billion. About the company: Granite Construction Incorporated is a heavy civil construction and transportation contractor serving both public and private sector clients. The Company concentrates on infrastructure projects including the construction of roads, bridges, dams, tunnels, mass transit facilities, and airports. Granite also performs site preparation services for the private sector. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Spirit AeroSystems Hldgs (NYSE:SPR): The shares closed at $19.18, up $2.15, or 12.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.74 billion. About the company: Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc. designs and manufactures aerostructures including fuselages, propulsion systems and wing systems for commercial and military aircrafts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tenaris S.A. (NYSE:TS): The shares closed at $35.12, up $3.55, or 11.24%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $20.73 billion. About the company: Tenaris S.A. manufactures seamless steel pipe products on a global basis. The Company also provides pipe handling, stocking, and distribution services to the oil and gas, energy, and mechanical industries. In addition, Tenaris supplies welded steel pipes for gas pipelines in South America. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Alliant Techsystems Inc. (NYSE:ATK): The shares closed at $63.09, up $6.3, or 11.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.08 billion. About the company: Alliant Techsystems Inc. develops and supplies advanced weapon and space systems. The Company’s offerings include advanced missile systems, precision-guided munitions, electronic warfare and aircraft integration programs, satellite components and sub-systems, military ammunition and gun systems, and supplies ammunition to law enforcement agencies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Gibraltar Industries, Inc (NASDAQ:ROCK): The shares closed at $12.50, up $1.13, or 9.94%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $380.21 million. About the company: Gibraltar Industries Inc is a manufacturer, processor, and distributor of metals and other engineered materials for the building products, vehicular, and other industrial markets. The Company serves customers in a variety of industries in North and South America, Europe, and Asia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC): The shares closed at $18.65, down $2.68, or 12.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $885.39 million. About the company: M.D.C. Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, builds and sells homes under the name Richmond American Homes. The Company also originates mortgage loans primarily for its home buyers. M.D.C. builds its single-family homes in Colorado, Virginia, Maryland, Northern and Southern California, Arizona, and Nevada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Argan, Inc. (AMEX:AGX): The shares closed at $12.13, down $0.62, or 4.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $165.06 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Embraer SA (NYSE:ERJ): The shares closed at $26.05, down $0.98, or 3.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.82 billion. About the company: Embraer SA manufactures and markets commercial, corporate, and defense aircraft. The Company also provides maintenance and repair services and markets spare parts for its jets. Embraer markets its aircraft to commercial airlines mainly in the United States and Europe and to governments in Europe and Latin America. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Metso Oyj (MXCYY): The shares closed at $7.50, down $0.12, or 1.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $299.28 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Winnebago Industries, Inc (NYSE:WGO): The shares closed at $7.49, down $0.1, or 1.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $218.24 million. About the company: Winnebago Industries, Inc. manufactures motor homes that are self-contained recreation vehicles used primarily in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The Company’s motor homes are sold through dealer organizations under the Winnebago, Itasca, Rialta, and Ultimate brand names. Winnebago also manufactures extruded aluminum, commercial vehicles, and components. 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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