Consumer Cyclical Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Consumer Cyclical (NYSE:XLY) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Jones Apparel Group, Inc. (NYSE:JNY): The shares closed at $10.70, up $1.01, or 10.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $919.63 million. About the company: The Jones Group Inc. designs, markets, and wholesales a variety of branded apparel, footwear, jeanswear, jewelry and handbags, including sportswear, jeanswear, suits, dresses, and footwear. The Company also markets directly to consumers through branded specialty retail and outlet stores and through its e-commerce sites. .
  • Commercial Vehicle Group (NASDAQ:CVGI): The shares closed at $9.04, up $0.74, or 8.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $251.02 million. About the company: Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. supplies interior systems, vision safety solutions and other cab-related products for the heavy-duty truck market, the construction market, and other specialized transportation markets. The products include suspension seat systems, interior trim systems, mirrors, wiper systems, controls and switches specifically designed for applications in cabs.
  • Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL): The shares closed at $9.75, up $0.79, or 8.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $167.20 million. About the company: Lydall, Inc. develops and manufactures engineered materials for a variety of applications. The Company develops and manufactures engineered specialty papers, automotive heat shields, acoustical barriers, and medical filtration and bioprocessing components. The Company’s fabricated products are sold to original equipment manufacturers.
  • Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT): The shares closed at $19.91, up $1.45, or 7.85%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.17 billion. About the company: Mattel, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a broad variety of children’s products on a worldwide basis. The Company sells its products to retailers and directly to consumers. Mattel’s products include branded fashion dolls, infant and preschool products, toy cars, and electrical vehicles, among others.
  • Wabash National Corp. (NYSE:WNC): The shares closed at $6.17, up $0.39, or 6.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $422.76 million. About the company: Wabash National Corporation manufactures semi trailers in North America. The company specializes in the design and production of dry freight vans, refrigerated vans, flatbed trailers, drop deck trailers, dump trailers, truck bodies and intermodal equipment.

Losers (% price change)

  • Gildan Activewear Inc (NYSE:GIL): The shares closed at $26.29, down $1.02, or 3.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.20 billion. About the company: Gildan Activewear Inc. manufactures and markets branded basic activewear. The Company sells its products principally in the wholesale imprinted activewear segment of the North American apparel market. Gildan sells cotton T-shirts, placket collar golf shirts, tank tops, and sweatshirts.
  • Arctic Cat Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAT): The shares closed at $15.71, down $0.43, or 2.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $285.61 million. About the company: Arctic Cat Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles under the Arctic Cat brand name. The Company also sells personal watercraft products under the Tigershark brand name. In addition, Arctic Cat sells related parts, garments, and accessories.
  • Delta Apparel, Inc. (AMEX:DLA): The shares closed at $17.34, down $0.39, or 2.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $147.64 million. About the company: Delta Apparel, Inc. designs, markets and manufactures branded and private label activewear apparel and headwear. The Company’s products are sold to boutiques, department stores, outdoor and sporting goods retailers, college bookstores, screen printers and the US military.
  • Oxford Industries, Inc. (NYSE:OXM): The shares closed at $36.63, down $0.78, or 2.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $603.99 million. About the company: Oxford Industries, Inc. is an international manufacturer and wholesale marketer of branded and private label apparel for men, women, and children. The Company’s private label customers include national chains, specialty catalogs, mass merchandisers, department stores, specialty stores, and Internet retailers.
  • China Automotive Systems (NASDAQ:CAAS): The shares closed at $4.82, down $0.08, or 1.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $135.36 million. About the company: China Automotive Systems, Inc. manufactures power steering systems and other related products for different segments of the automobile industry in China. The Company focuses on parts, accessories, and new technologies. China Automotive is also targeting customers in North America, the Asia-Pacific countries, and the Middle East.

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

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