SAIC Earnings Continue to Hammer Capital Goods Stocks

Through most of the trading day on Thursday, September 1, 2011, these stocks are bringing down the Capital Goods (NYSE:XLI) sector. The entire Capital Goods sector is getting hammered on poor earnings from SAIC Inc (NYSE:SAI) whose stock is down over 13%. Get all the details in your SAIC, Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet: Profit Falls.

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) is one of the sector losers in price. Its shares are trading at $49.31, down $1.12 (-2.3%) from the previous close of $50.46. Rockwell Collins, Inc. designs and produces communications and aviation electronics for commercial and military customers across the globe.

Stock Price Performance: From July 6, 2011, to August 31, 2011, the stock price had fallen $11.23 (-18.2%) from $61.69 to $50.46. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between January 28, 2011 and February 10, 2011 when shares rose for 10 straight trading days, rising 5.7% (+$3.59). It saw one of its worst periods between July 7, 2011 and July 18, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 7.4% (-$4.63).

Flowserve Corporation (NYSE:FLS) is among the price losers in the sector as its stock price is $92.08, down $2.34 (-2.4%) from the previous close of $94.34. Flowserve Corp. develops and manufactures flow control products and systems for the world’s most critical applications.

Stock Price Performance: From June 7, 2011, to August 31, 2011, the stock price had fallen $16.78 (-15.1%) from $111.12 to $94.34. 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 6.8% (+$7.11). It saw one of its worst periods between March 3, 2011 and March 10, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 7.2% (-$9.32).

Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) is among the price losers in the sector. Its shares are trading at $35.98, which is 87 cents (-2.4%) below the previous close of $36.86. Kennametal Inc. is a global supplier of tooling, engineered components and advanced materials consumed in production processes.

Stock Price Performance: From July 6, 2011, to August 31, 2011, the stock price had fallen $7.14 (-16.2%) from $44 to $36.86. 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 12.7% (+$5.05). It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for nine straight trading days, falling 18.8% (-$8.42).

Trinity Industries Inc. (NYSE:TRN) stocks are trading at $26.94. This is 66 cents (-2.3%) below the previous close of $27.56, making the company one of the biggest price losers in the sector today. Trinity Industries, Inc. manufactures and sells railcars and railcar parts, inland barges, structural wind towers, concrete and aggregates, asphalt, highway products and structural steel components.

Stock Price Performance: From July 5, 2011, to August 30, 2011, the stock price had fallen $9.31 (-25.8%) from $36.06 to $26.75. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 8, 2011 when shares rose for 10 straight trading days, rising 16.4% (+$5.23). It saw one of its worst periods between July 26, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for 10 straight trading days, falling 36.3% (-$12.76).

Shares of Woodward, Inc. (WWD) are trading at $31.29, down $1.20 (-3.5%) from the previous close of $32.42. Woodward Inc.designs, manufactures, and services energy control systems and components for aircraft and industrial engines and turbines.

Stock Price Performance: From August 25, 2011, to August 31, 2011, the stock price had risen $3.29 (11.3%) from $29.13 to $32.42. 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 10.3% (+$3.34). It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for 12 straight trading days, falling 30.2% (-$11.10).

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