Capital Goods Stocks Doubling in the Past Year

Wall St. Watchdog uncovers information on companies in the Capital Goods sector whose stocks have doubled in the past year.  All companies have a market capitalization of at least $1 billion.

  • Sauer-Danfoss Inc. (NYSE:SHS): This company’s stock has increased by 277.07% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $51.81 and its market capitalization is $2,508,294,000. About the company:  Sauer-Danfoss, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells hydraulic systems and components for use primarily in applications of off-highway mobile equipment. The Company’s products include hydrostatic transmissions, gear pumps and motors, orbital motors, hydrostatic steering units, proportional load-sensing valves, microprocessor controls, and electrohydraulics.
  • Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST): This company’s stock has increased by 128.86% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $37.67 and its market capitalization is $6,626,294,000. About the company:  Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. develops, manufactures, and sells sensors and controls. The Company produces thermal circuit breakers for aircraft, pressure sensors in automotive systems, and bimetal current and temperature control devices in electric motors.
  • CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE:CRR): This company’s stock has increased by 125.37% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $180.25 and its market capitalization is $4,174,985,000. About the company:  CARBO Ceramics Inc. produces and supplies ceramic proppants for use in the oil and gas industry. The Company also provides foundry metal casting, and industrial mineral grinding. Carbo has manufacturing plants located worldwide.
  • Robbins + Myers, Inc. (NYSE:RBN): This company’s stock has increased by 122.86% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $52.55 and its market capitalization is $2,401,153,000. About the company:  Robbins & Myers, Inc. manufactures and markets fluids management products and systems. The Company serves a variety of industries, including the pharmaceutical, oil and gas production, wastewater treatment, food and beverage, and pulp and paper industries. Robbins operates facilities in the United States, Canada, Europe, Brazil, Mexico, Singapore, China, India, and Taiwan.
  • Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX): This company’s stock has increased by 121.95% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $25.99 and its market capitalization is $1,130,686,000. About the company:  Colfax Corporation manufactures a broad range of fluid handling products, including pumps, fluid handling systems and specialty valves. The Company specializes in rotary positive displacement pumps, which include screw pumps, gear pumps and progressive cavity pumps.
  • Chicago Bridge + Iron Company N.V. (NYSE:CBI): This company’s stock has increased by 106.99% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $43.24 and its market capitalization is $4,267,071,000. About the company:  Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. engineers and designs, fabricates, erects, and repairs steel plate structures and their associated systems. The Company builds and repairs bulk liquid terminals, storage tanks, process vessels, and low temperature and cryogenic storage facilities.
  • MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ): This company’s stock has increased by 103.68% over the past 52 weeks. The stock recently traded at $22.12 and its market capitalization is $1,756,763,000. About the company:  MasTec Inc., is a specialty contractor operating across a range of industries. The Companys activities are the building, installation, maintenance and upgrade of utility and communications infrastructure, including electrical utility transmission and distribution, windfarms, solar farms, other renewable energy and natural gas infrastructure, wireless, wireline, etc.

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

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