Consumer Cyclical Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 6th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Oxford Industries, Inc. (NYSE:OXM): The shares closed at $40.42, up $2.33, or 6.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $666.48 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Helen of Troy Limited (NASDAQ:HELE): The shares closed at $31.22, up $1.66, or 5.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $986.03 million. About the company: Helen of Troy Limited designs, produces, and markets brand-name hair dryers, curling irons, hair setters, women’s shavers, brushes, combs, hair accessories, mirrors, and comfort products. The Company’s products are sold through mass merchandisers, drug chains, warehouse clubs, and grocery stores. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Hooker Furniture Corp. (NASDAQ:HOFT): The shares closed at $9.68, up $0.28, or 2.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $104.48 million. About the company: Hooker Furniture Corporation manufactures and imports residential furniture, primarily targeted at the upper-medium price range. The Company’s products include home office furniture, entertainment centers, imported occasional furniture, and bedroom and wall systems. Hooker sells its products to furniture retailers, catalog merchandisers, and national and regional chain stores. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Columbia Sportswear Co. (NASDAQ:COLM): The shares closed at $54.36, up $1.5, or 2.84%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.83 billion. About the company: Columbia Sportswear Company designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes active outdoor apparel. The Company’s products include outerwear, sportswear, rugged footwear, and related accessories. Columbia’s products are sold to specialty and department store retailers in the United States and other countries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Lululemon Athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU): The shares closed at $45.54, down $2.82, or 5.83%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.53 billion. About the company: Lululemon Athletica Inc designs and retails athletic clothing. The Company produces fitness pants, shorts, tops and jackets for yoga, dance, running, and general fitness. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX): The shares closed at $15.41, down $0.94, or 5.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.39 billion. About the company: Crocs, Inc. designs and manufactures shoes. The Company produces soft, lightweight, non-marking, slip- and odor-resistant shoes made of closed-cell resin material. Crocs manufactures men’s, women’s, and children’s shoes and markets them to retail chains. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL): The shares closed at $8.57, down $0.48, or 5.3%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $147.01 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Quiksilver, Inc. (NYSE:ZQK): The shares closed at $3.18, down $0.12, or 3.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $525.21 million. About the company: Quiksilver, Inc. designs, produces, and distributes branded apparel, winter sports and golf equipment, footwear, accessories, and related products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Perry Ellis Intl., Inc. (NASDAQ:PERY): The shares closed at $14.72, down $0.55, or 3.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $240.82 million. About the company: Perry Ellis International, Inc. designs, imports, and markets men’s fashion sportswear. The Company’s products are marketed under a variety of names such as Perry Ellis, Perry Ellis Portfolio, Perry Ellis America, Crossings, and John Henry. Perry Ellis’ products are sold to department stores, chain stores, and mass merchants throughout North America and other countries. 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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