Consumer Cyclical Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Oct 13th

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.
  • Arctic Cat Inc. (NASDAQ:ACAT): The shares closed at $16.82, up $0.66, or 4.08%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $305.79 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.
  • K-Swiss Inc. (NASDAQ:KSWS): The shares closed at $4.76, up $0.18, or 3.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $169.27 million. About the company: K-Swiss Inc. designs, develops, and markets athletic footwear for sports use, fitness activities, and casual wear. The Company sells its products in the United States through independent sales representatives primarily to specialty athletic footwear stores, pro shops, sporting good stores, and department stores. K-Swiss also sells its products through international distributors.
  • Liz Claiborne, Inc. (NYSE:LIZ): The shares closed at $7.05, up $0.21, or 3.07%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $666.92 million. About the company: Liz Claiborne, Inc. designs and markets branded women’s and men’s apparel, accessories, and fragrance products. The Company’s portfolio of brands includes most apparel and non-apparel categories. Liz Claiborne’s products are available at retail locations throughout the world, including its own retail and outlet stores, and on its e-commerce sites.
  • CompX International Inc. (AMEX:CIX): The shares closed at $13.78, up $0.33, or 2.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $170.53 million. About the company: CompX International Inc. manufactures ergonomic computer support systems, precision ball bearing slides, and locking systems. The Company’s products are for use in office furniture, computer-related applications, and a variety of other products. CompX sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers.

Losers (% price change)

  • Magna Intl. Inc. (NYSE:MGA): The shares closed at $36.41, down $1.93, or 5.03%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.81 billion. About the company: Magna International Inc. designs, develops, and manufactures automotive systems, assemblies and components, and engineers and assembles complete vehicles. The Company sells its products primarily to original equipment manufacturers.
  • Accuride Corporation (NYSE:ACW): The shares closed at $5.54, down $0.28, or 4.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $261.97 million. About the company: Accuride Corp. manufactures and supplies commercial vehicle components in North America. The Company’s products include commercial vehicle wheels, wheel-end components and assemblies, truck body and chassis parts, seating assemblies and other commercial vehicle components.
  • Titan International, Inc. (NYSE:TWI): The shares closed at $18.06, down $0.76, or 4.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $760.66 million. About the company: Titan International, Inc. manufactures mounted tire and wheel systems for off-highway equipment used in agriculture, construction, mining, military, recreation, and grounds care. The Company has worldwide manufacturing and distribution facilities.
  • Johnson Outdoors Inc. (NASDAQ:JOUT): The shares closed at $17.35, down $0.64, or 3.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $169.67 million. About the company: Johnson Outdoors Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets branded outdoor recreation products in diving, watercraft, outdoor equipment and motors. The Company’s products include outdoor clothing, tents, canoes, compasses, sailboats, flotation devices, diving equipment and motors. Johnsons’ products are sold under Jack Wolfskin, Eureka!, Old Town, Escape, Scubapro and Minn Kota.
  • Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI): The shares closed at $26.57, down $0.93, or 3.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.58 billion. About the company: Hanesbrands, Inc. manufactures men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing. The Company produces underwear, T-shirts, socks, sweatshirts, sleepwear, and shoes.

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

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