Sector Review: Action in the Capital Goods Sector on Dec 16th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Capital Goods (NYSE:XLI) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ): The shares closed at $15.62, up $1.1, or 7.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.32 billion. About the company: MasTec Inc., is a specialty contractor operating across a range of industries. The Companys activities are the building, installation, maintenance and upgrade of utility and communications infrastructure, including electrical utility transmission and distribution, windfarms, solar farms, other renewable energy and natural gas infrastructure, wireless, wireline, etc. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX): The shares closed at $5.03, up $0.31, or 6.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.13 billion. About the company: Cemex SAB de CV is a building products company. The Company produces, distributes, and markets cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates, and related building materials. Cemex operates throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO): The shares closed at $17.09, up $1.04, or 6.48%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.58 billion. About the company: AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment throughout the world. The Company sells a range of agricultural equipment and related replacement parts, including tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, and forage equipment. AGCO markets its products under a variety of brand names, including Massey Ferguson, AGCO, Tye, GLEANER, and Hesston. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • AAR Corp. (NYSE:AIR): The shares closed at $18.62, up $1.12, or 6.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $753.38 million. About the company: AAR CORP. supplies aftermarket products and services to the global aviation/ aerospace industry. The Company purchases, sells, and leases new and used commercial jet aircraft, as well as purchases, sells, and leases a variety of new, overhauled, and repaired engines and engine products for the aviation aftermarket. AAR overhauls, repairs, and exchanges a variety of engine parts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ:NWPX): The shares closed at $24.97, up $1.34, or 5.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $233.34 million. About the company: Northwest Pipe Company manufactures and markets welded steel pipe. The Company makes large diameter, high pressure steel pipe products used for water transmission. Northwest Pipe also makes smaller diameter, electric resistance welded pipe for a wide range of construction, energy, agricultural, industrial, and mechanical applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Cavco Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVCO): The shares closed at $37.02, down $1.74, or 4.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $255.08 million. About the company: Cavco Industries, Inc. produces manufactured homes in Arizona and sells its products to independent retailers in various states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI): The shares closed at $56.09, down $2.43, or 4.15%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.34 billion. About the company: HEICO Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells aerospace products and services through its subsidiaries. The Company’s customers include airlines and airmotive, as well as defense contractors and military agencies worldwide, including the United States Air Force, the United States Navy, and the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA). Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF): The shares closed at $8.66, down $0.36, or 3.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $532.57 million. About the company: Griffon Corporation manufactures building products, specialty plastic films, and electronic information and communication systems. The Company’s products include garage doors, materials for disposable diapers, disposable health care products, sensor systems, and information and command and control systems. Griffon sells its products in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:APOG): The shares closed at $11.77, down $0.48, or 3.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $333.36 million. About the company: Apogee Enterprises, Inc. designs and develops value-added glass products, services, and systems. The Company’s products include architectural glass, glass coatings for the electronics markets, and replacement auto glass. The Company also provides building glass installation and replacement services. Apogee Enterprises operates around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • CNH Global N.V. (NYSE:CNH): The shares closed at $35.34, down $1.19, or 3.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.43 billion. About the company: CNH Global N.V. designs, manufactures, and distributes a full line of agricultural and construction equipment. The Company also provides equipment financing services. CNH Global’s products are sold through dealers and distributors on a worldwide basis. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): The shares closed at $87.20, down $0.5, or 0.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $56.39 billion. About the company: Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets construction, mining, agricultural, and forestry machinery. The Company also manufactures engines and other related parts for its equipment, and offers financing and insurance. Caterpillar distributes its products through a worldwide organization of dealers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): The shares closed at $71.01, up $0.4, or 0.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $52.78 billion. About the company: The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, and markets commercial jet aircraft, as well as provides related support services to the commercial airline industry worldwide. The Company also researches, develops, produces, modifies, and supports information, space, and defense systems, including military aircraft, helicopters and space and missile systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Honeywell Intl. Inc. (NYSE:HON): The shares closed at $53.10, up $0.69, or 1.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $41.07 billion. About the company: Honeywell International Inc. is a diversified technology and manufacturing company with operations around the world. The Company provides aerospace products and services, control technologies, automotive products, and power generation systems. Honeywell also provides specialty chemicals, fibers, plastics, and electronic and advanced materials. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Deere & Company (NYSE:DE): The shares closed at $73.65, down $0.07, or 0.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $30.49 billion. About the company: Deere & Company manufactures and distributes a range of agricultural, construction and forestry, and commercial and consumer equipment. The Company supplies replacement parts for its own products and for those of other manufacturers. Deere also provides product and parts financing services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI): The shares closed at $87.30, up $0.47, or 0.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $16.84 billion. About the company: Cummins Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes and services diesel and natural gas engines. The Company also manufactures electric power generation systems and engine-related component products, including filtration and exhaust aftertreatment, fuel systems, controls, and air handling systems. 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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