Conglomerates Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 13th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Conglomerates sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y): The shares closed at $283.55, up $0.93, or 0.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.43 billion. About the company: Alleghany Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is involved in the property and casualty and surety insurance business. The Company also provides reinsurance to Alleghany group operating units and affiliates own and manages properties in the Sacramento, California region, as well as conducts corporate investment and other activities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN): The shares closed at $44.92, up $0.1, or 0.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $15.55 billion. About the company: Raytheon Company operates in defense, homeland security and other government markets. The Company provides electronics, mission systems integration in the areas of sensing, effects, command, control, communications and intelligence systems, and mission support services. Raytheon provides products and services worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT): The shares closed at $17.35, down $0.69, or 3.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.83 billion. About the company: Textron Inc. is a global, multi-industry company with operations in aircraft, defense, industrial products, and finance. The Company’s products include airplanes, helicopters, weapons, and automotive products. Textron’s finance division offers asset based lending, aviation, distribution, golf, and resort finance, as well as structured capital. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Koninklijke Philips (NYSE:PHG): The shares closed at $19.46, down $0.56, or 2.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $18.29 billion. About the company: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. manufactures medical systems; domestic appliances; consumer electronics; and lighting. The Company produces imaging, ultrasound and healthcare informatics equipment; shaving and beauty and health and wellness products; displays, and peripherals; and lamps and luminaries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK): The shares closed at $22.28, down $0.48, or 2.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.45 billion. About the company: Leucadia National Corporation is a diversified holding company. The Company is involved in a variety of businesses, including manufacturing, telecommunications, property management and services, gaming entertainment, real estate activities, medical product development and winery operations. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB): The shares closed at $17.97, down $0.36, or 1.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $41.16 billion. About the company: ABB Limited provides power and automation technologies. The Company operates under segments that include power products, power systems, automation products, process automation and robotics. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Siemens AG (NYSE:SI): The shares closed at $94.54, down $1.6, or 1.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $82.65 billion. About the company: Siemens AG manufactures a wide range of industrial and consumer products. The Company builds locomotives, traffic control systems, automotive electronics, and engineers electrical power plants. Siemens also provides public and private communications networks, computers, building control systems, medical equipment, and electrical components. The Company operates worldwide. 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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