Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 8th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Fuel Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:FTEK): The shares closed at $6.70, up $1.27, or 23.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $163.04 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 >>
  • Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH): The shares closed at $2.36, up $0.33, or 16.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $178.60 million. About the company: Beazer Homes USA, Inc. designs, builds, and sells single family homes in the Southeast, Southwest, and South Central regions of the United States. The Company’s homes are designed to appeal to entry-level and first move-up home buyers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF): The shares closed at $3.34, up $0.32, or 10.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $662.84 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 >>
  • M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO): The shares closed at $8.47, up $0.76, or 9.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $158.49 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 >>
  • Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL): The shares closed at $19.43, up $1.33, or 7.35%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.25 billion. About the company: Toll Brothers, Inc. builds luxury homes, serving both move-up and empty nester buyers in several regions of the United States. The Company builds customized single and attached homes, primarily on land that it develops and improves. Toll Brothers also operates its own architectural, engineering, mortgage, title, security, landscape, insurance brokerage, and manufacturing operations. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Ducommun Incorporated (NYSE:DCO): The shares closed at $12.58, down $0.67, or 5.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $132.55 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 >>
  • China Yuchai Intl. Ltd. (NYSE:CYD): The shares closed at $14.00, down $0.64, or 4.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $521.75 million. About the company: China Yuchai International Limited is a holding company. Through its subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited (Yuchai), manufactures, assembles, and sells diesel engines in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Insteel Industries Inc (NASDAQ:IIIN): The shares closed at $10.32, down $0.39, or 3.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $181.79 million. About the company: Insteel Industries, Inc. manufactures and markets wire products. The Company’s products include concrete reinforcing products, tire bead wire, and industrial wire for a range of construction and industrial applications. Insteel’s products are sold directly to users and through wholesalers and distributors located in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Central and South America. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Graham Corporation (AMEX:GHM): The shares closed at $23.33, down $0.75, or 3.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $231.29 million. About the company: Graham Corporation designs and builds vacuum and heat transfer equipment for process industries around the world. The Company markets to chemical, petrochemical, petroleum refining, and electric power generating industries, including cogeneration and geothermal plants. Graham’s products include ejectors, liquid ring vacuum pumps, condensers, and heat exchangers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Argan, Inc. (AMEX:AGX): The shares closed at $11.43, down $0.31, or 2.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $155.54 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 >>

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

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