Nike and 4 Consumer Cyclical Stocks Attracting Investor Interest as Markets Rally

Shares of Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE) have a dollar volume of $85.9 million based on a current price of $85.38 (+$1.62) and one million shares traded. The sports apparel giant was initiated as a Hold by Canaccord Genuity after a downgrade to Neutral by HSBC Securities yesterday.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $7.34 (-8.1%) from $91.10 to $83.76. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between September 10, 2010 and September 20, 2010 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 6.3% (+$4.56). It saw one of its worst periods between March 8, 2011 and March 16, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 4.9% (-$4.34).

Shares of Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE:JCI) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. There are 1.9 million shares trading hands at $30.50(+81 cents), making up a dollar volume of $57.9 million.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $11.45 (-27.8%) from $41.26 to $29.81. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between February 2, 2011 and February 11, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 10.8% (+$4.01). It saw one of its worst periods between April 1, 2011 and April 12, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 6.6% (-$2.76).

Shares of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) have a dollar volume of $70.7 million based on a current price of $59.00(+$1.42) and 1.2 million shares traded.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $14.38 (-20%) from $71.96 to $57.58. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for nine straight trading days, rising 8.7% (+$6.01). It saw one of its worst periods between August 15, 2011 and August 22, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 10.9% (-$6.81).

Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. There are 1.2 million shares trading hands at $56.98(+$1.17), making up a dollar volume of $67 million.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $22.22 (-28.5%) from $78.04 to $55.82. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 1, 2011 when shares rose for six straight trading days, rising 7.8% (+$5.97). It saw one of its worst periods between July 20, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for 10 straight trading days, falling 13.9% (-$10.42).

Shares of PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. They have a dollar volume today of $54.1 million, based on a current price of $64.04 (+$3.33) and 844,716 shares being traded.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $7.50 (-11%) from $68.21 to $60.71. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 29, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for six straight trading days, rising 8.3% (+$5.40). It saw one of its worst periods between February 8, 2011 and February 18, 2011 when shares fell for nine straight trading days, falling 7.2% (-$4.56).

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