Conglomerates Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 9th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN): The shares closed at $19.41, up $1.08, or 5.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.56 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 >>
  • Koninklijke Philips (NYSE:PHG): The shares closed at $20.89, up $0.75, or 3.72%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $19.64 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 >>
  • ITT Corporation (NYSE:ITT): The shares closed at $19.94, up $0.65, or 3.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.85 billion. About the company: ITT is a diversified leading manufacturer of highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for growing industrial end-markets in energy infrastructure, electronics, aerospace and transportation. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE:LUK): The shares closed at $23.26, up $0.75, or 3.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.69 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 >>
  • General Electric Company (NYSE:GE): The shares closed at $16.84, up $0.53, or 3.25%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $177.79 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 >>

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

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