Conglomerates Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 14th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • General Electric Company (NYSE:GE): The shares closed at $16.61, up $0.19, or 1.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $175.36 billion. About the company: General Electric Company is a diversified technology, media and financial services company. The Company offers products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, and water processing technology to medical imaging, business and consumer financing, media content and industrial products. General Electric conducts operations globally. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Federal Signal Corp. (NYSE:FSS): The shares closed at $4.12, up $0.03, or 0.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $256.25 million. About the company: Federal Signal Corporation manufactures and supplies safety, signaling, and communications equipment. The Company’s equipment includes fire rescue products, street sweeping and vacuum loader vehicles, parking control equipment, custom on-premise signage, carbide cutting tools, precision punches and dies, and plastic injection mold components. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Temple-Inland, Inc. (NYSE:TIN): The shares closed at $31.75, up $0.11, or 0.35%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.48 billion. About the company: Temple-Inland Inc. manufactures paper, corrugated packaging, and building products. Temple-Inland’s products include linerboard, lumber, particleboard, and fiberboard. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB): The shares closed at $17.60, down $0.37, or 2.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $40.31 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 >>
  • The Zweig Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ZF): The shares closed at $2.89, down $0.06, or 2.03%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $265.75 million. About the company: Zweig Fund, Inc. is a closed-end, diversified management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective seeks to increase capital primarily through investment in equity securities consistent with the preservation of capital. The Fund also seeks to preserve capital through the use of certain hedging and market timing techniques. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT): The shares closed at $17.00, down $0.35, or 2.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.73 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 >>
  • Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR): The shares closed at $48.96, down $0.86, or 1.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $36.02 billion. About the company: Emerson Electric Co. manufactures and markets electrical, electromechanical, and electronic products and systems. The Company produces a variety of products, including process control, industrial automation, electronics, appliance components, and electric motors. Emerson sells its products around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN): The shares closed at $18.90, down $0.33, or 1.72%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.52 billion. About the company: Olin Corporation manufactures chemicals and ammunition products. The Company manufactures and sells chlorine, caustic soda, sodium hydrosulfite, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, sodium chlorate, bleach products, and potassium hydroxide. Olin also manufactures products that include sporting ammunition, reloading components, small caliber military ammunition and industrial cartridges. 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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