Consumer Non-Cyclical Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 2nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • The Boston Beer Co., Inc. (NYSE:SAM): The shares closed at $99.01, up $12.64, or 14.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.30 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 >>
  • Libbey Inc. (AMEX: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 >>
  • Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. (NYSE:PPC): The shares closed at $5.50, up $0.41, or 8.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.18 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 >>
  • MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI): The shares closed at $5.95, up $0.44, or 7.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $106.54 million. About the company: MGP Ingredients, Inc. produces and markets ingredients and distillery products. The Company’s ingredients include specialty wheat starches and specialty wheat proteins for food and non-food applications, commodity ingredients, including commodity wheat starches and vital wheat gluten, and mill feeds. MGP’s distillery products consist of food-grade alcohol. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ACCO Brands Corporation (NYSE:ABD): The shares closed at $6.98, up $0.49, or 7.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $387.00 million. About the company: Acco Brands Corporation manufactures office products. The Company produces staplers, daily scheduling diaries, shredders, laminating equipment, and presentation boards. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND): The shares closed at $52.79, down $11.33, or 17.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.16 billion. 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 >>
  • Grupo Casa Saba, S.A (NYSE:SAB): The shares closed at $8.39, down $0.3, or 3.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $210.31 million. About the company: Grupo Casa Saba SAB de C.V. distributes pharmaceutical products, health and beauty aids, and non-perishable foods. The Company distributes its products to pharmacies, mass merchandisers, and other specialized channels throughout Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Molson Coors Brewing Co. (NYSE:TAP): The shares closed at $39.00, down $1.33, or 3.3%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.30 billion. About the company: Molson Coors Brewing Company brews beer through breweries in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company conducts operations worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Female Health Company (NASDAQ:FHCO): The shares closed at $25.15, down $0.81, or 3.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $688.41 million. About the company: The Female Health Company markets and manufactures a female condom which can prevent unintended pregnancy and sexually-transmitted diseases. The Company’s product is sold over-the-counter and is marketed under the brand name “Reality” in the United States, “femy” in Spain, and “Femidom” in other parts of the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cott Corporation (NYSE:COT): The shares closed at $6.73, down $0.19, or 2.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $638.35 million. About the company: Cott Corporation produces and distributes a variety of premium beverages. The Company’s beverages include soft drinks, new age beverages, iced teas, juice drinks, sports drinks, and bottled water. Cott operates manufacturing facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom. The Company markets its beverages to retailers worldwide. 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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