Consumer Non-Cyclical Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 23rd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Libbey Inc. (NYSE:LBY): The shares closed at $12.19, up $0.97, or 8.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $179.69 million. About the company: Libbey Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets glass tableware, which is used by foodservice, industrial, premium, and retail customers around the world. The Company also provides ceramic dinnerware and metal flatware to foodservice users in the United States. In addition, Libbey is the exclusive distributor of Vitrocrisa glass tableware products in the United States and Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Vector Group Ltd. (NYSE:VGR): The shares closed at $17.68, up $0.27, or 1.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.40 billion. About the company: Vector Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes in the United States. The Company is also involed in the real estate business through its New Valley LLC subsidiary. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH): The shares closed at $62.01, up $0.28, or 0.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $511.66 million. About the company: Blyth, Inc. designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes a line of candles and home fragrance products in the United States. The Company’s products include scented candles, outdoor lighting products, potpourri, and environmental fragrance products. Blyth also markets related candle accessories and decorative seasonal products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Boston Beer Co., Inc. (NYSE:SAM): The shares closed at $95.96, up $0.02, or 0.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.22 billion. About the company: The Boston Beer Company, Inc. produces a variety of craft-brewed beers and cider products at various contract breweries and Company-owned breweries. The Company sells its products under brand names such as Boston Beer Company, Oregon Beer and Brewing Company, Samuel Adams, and HardCore. Boston Beer sells its products to a network of wholesale distributors. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND): The shares closed at $27.80, down $7.17, or 20.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $611.91 million. About the company: Diamond Foods, Inc. is a branded food company specializing in processing, marketing and distributing culinary, snack, in-shell and ingredient nuts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Synutra Intl., Inc. (NASDAQ:SYUT): The shares closed at $5.30, down $0.61, or 10.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $303.69 million. About the company: Synutra International, Inc., through subsidiaries, manufactures infant formula and other nutritional products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ:CDZI): The shares closed at $7.27, down $0.68, or 8.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $103.18 million. About the company: Cadiz Inc. develops and manages water and agricultural resources in California. The Company’s portfolio of assets encompasses landholdings with groundwater resources and water storage availability, agricultural properties with water rights, and contractual water rights. Cadiz also holds technologies for water conservation, reclamation, production, and conveyance. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. (NYSE:PPC): The shares closed at $4.86, down $0.32, or 6.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.04 billion. About the company: Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation produces prepared and fresh chicken products in the United States and Mexico. Through vertical integration, the Company controls the breeding, hatching, and growing of chickens and the processing, preparation, and packaging of its product lines. Pilgrim’s Pride exports its products to Canada, Eastern Europe, the Far East, and other world markets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Ennis, Inc. (NYSE:EBF): The shares closed at $13.39, down $0.86, or 6.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $348.90 million. About the company: Ennis Inc is a wholesale manufacturer of a line of printed business products. The Company’s products include stock and custom business forms, checks, commercial printing, promotional products, office supplies, tags, labels, presentation products, and multi-media packaging. Ennis sells in the United States. 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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