Market Review of Top Companies in the Conglomerates Sector

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information on today’s market action by the top stocks, as measured by market capitalization, in the Conglomerates sector:

  1. Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC): The shares closed at $39.72, up $1.71, or 4.5%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $36.28 to $53.38. Volume today was 3,503,190 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 4,263,350 shares. Its market capitalization is $18.44billion, its trailing P/E is 12.04, its trailing earnings are $3.30 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.00 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.60%. About the company: Tyco International Ltd. provides security products and services, fire protection and detection products and services, valves and controls, and other industrial products.
  2. Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT): The shares closed at $15.21, up $0.33, or 2.22%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $14.76 to $28.87. Volume today was 6,967,736 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 5,580,980 shares. Its market capitalization is $4.22billion, its trailing P/E is 36.56, its trailing earnings are $0.42 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.08 per share, for a dividend yield of 0.50%. About the company: Textron Inc. is a global, multi-industry company with operations in aircraft, defense, industrial products, and finance. The Company’s products include airplanes, helicopters, weapons, and automotive products. Textron’s finance division offers asset based lending, aviation, distribution, golf, and resort finance, as well as structured capital.
  3. Arcos Dorados Holding Inc (NYSE:ARCO): The shares closed at $24.61, up $0.19, or 0.78%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $19.70 to $26.48. Volume today was 531,022 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 985,822 shares. Its market capitalization is $4.22billion.
  4. Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE:CEL): The shares closed at $22.09, up $0.56, or 2.6%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $20.51 to $35.35. Volume today was 215,959 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 386,528 shares. Its market capitalization is $2.20billion, its trailing P/E is 6.56, its trailing earnings are $3.37 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.60 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.90%. About the company: Cellcom Israel Ltd. provides cellular communications services.
  5. SunCoke Energy, Inc (NYSE:SXC): The shares closed at $13.98, up $0.01, or 0.07%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $11.55 to $18.00. Volume today was 117,265 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 811,009 shares. Its market capitalization is $978.60million, its trailing P/E is 20.59, its trailing earnings are $0.68 per share.
  6. Matthews International Corporation (NASDAQ:MATW): The shares closed at $30.56, up $0.64, or 2.14%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $29.11 to $41.08. Volume today was 412,873 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 129,977 shares. Its market capitalization is $893.39million, its trailing P/E is 12.56, its trailing earnings are $2.43 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.32 per share, for a dividend yield of 1.10%. About the company: Matthews International Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets custom-made identification products. The Company’s products include cast bronze memorials, mausoleums, granite memorials, architectural plaques, printing plates, imaging systems for the corrugated and flexible packaging industries, and caskets made of metal, wood, and other materials.
  7. 7 DAYS GROUP HOLDINGS LIMITED(ADR) (NYSE:SVN): The shares closed at $19.41, up $0.72, or 3.85%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $13.65 to $25.44. Volume today was 42,164 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 120,891 shares. Its market capitalization is $968.93 million, its trailing P/E is 47.57, its trailing earnings are $0.41 per share. About the company: 7 Days Group Holdings Ltd. operates a chain of hotels in the People’s Republic of China.

Advantage: Check out our interactive stock charts, fundamentals, Twitter stream, and more >>

Improve Your 2011 Financial Health: Join the winning team of stock pickers with Wall St. Cheat Sheet’s acclaimed premium newsletter >>