Sector Review: Action in the Capital Goods Sector on Nov 7th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Force Protection, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRPT): The shares closed at $5.50, up $1.29, or 30.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $385.33 million. About the company: Force Protection, Inc. manufactures and distributes vehicles that protect and save lives and property. The Company’s subsidiary designs, manufactures, and markets mine-protected vehicles used by police and military organizations domestically and in other countries for transportation, de-mining, and special applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM): The shares closed at $5.74, up $0.26, or 4.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.20 billion. About the company: Pulte Group Inc. sells and constructs homes, and purchases, develops, and sells residential land and develops active adult communities. The Company also provides mortgage financing, title insurance, and other services to home buyers. Pulte has operations in various markets across the United States and Puerto Rico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL): The shares closed at $18.10, up $0.74, or 4.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.03 billion. About the company: Toll Brothers, Inc. builds luxury homes, serving both move-up and empty nester buyers in several regions of the United States. The Company builds customized single and attached homes, primarily on land that it develops and improves. Toll Brothers also operates its own architectural, engineering, mortgage, title, security, landscape, insurance brokerage, and manufacturing operations. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO): The shares closed at $7.71, up $0.31, or 4.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $144.27 million. About the company: M/I Homes, Inc. builds single-family homes that are marketed and sold under the M/I Homes and Showcase Homes trade names. M/I Homes has homebuilding operations in Ohio, Indiana, Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, and Maryland. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF): The shares closed at $3.02, up $0.11, or 3.78%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $599.34 million. About the company: Standard Pacific Corp. constructs move-up homes within a wide range of price and size. The Company operates throughout the major metropolitan areas in California, Texas, Arizona, and Colorado. Standard Pacific also provides mortgage financing and title services to its homebuyers through its subsidiaries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Interline Brands Inc (NYSE:IBI): The shares closed at $14.03, down $0.93, or 6.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $468.03 million. About the company: Interline Brands, Inc. distributes specialty maintenance, repair, and operations (NYSE:MRO) products across the United States. The Company sells plumbing, hardware, heating, ventilation and air conditioning and other MRO products. Interline Brands markets and sells its products to markets such as multi-family housing, educational, lodging, and hardware stores through several brands. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX): The shares closed at $10.16, down $0.51, or 4.78%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $383.81 million. About the company: Comfort Systems USA, Inc. provides heating, ventilation, and air conditioning system installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement services. The Company’s commercial and industrial markets include office buildings, retail centers, apartment complexes, hotels, manufacturing plants, and government facilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ): The shares closed at $16.75, down $0.77, or 4.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.42 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 >>
  • China Yuchai Intl. Ltd. (NYSE:CYD): The shares closed at $14.64, down $0.64, or 4.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $545.60 million. About the company: China Yuchai International Limited is a holding company. Through its subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited (Yuchai), manufactures, assembles, and sells diesel engines in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE:PWR): The shares closed at $21.02, down $0.89, or 4.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.37 billion. About the company: Quanta Services, Inc. provides specialized contracting services to electric utilities, telecommunication and cable television operators, and governmental entities. The Company also installs transportation control and lighting systems and provides specialty electric power and communication services for industrial and commercial customers. Quanta performs projects across the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): The shares closed at $95.00, down $0.74, or 0.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $61.38 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 >>
  • Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI): The shares closed at $101.00, down $2.39, or 2.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $19.48 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 >>
  • Deere & Company (NYSE:DE): The shares closed at $75.15, down $0.24, or 0.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $31.11 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 >>
  • Force Protection, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRPT): The shares closed at $5.50, up $1.29, or 30.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $385.33 million. About the company: Force Protection, Inc. manufactures and distributes vehicles that protect and save lives and property. The Company’s subsidiary designs, manufactures, and markets mine-protected vehicles used by police and military organizations domestically and in other countries for transportation, de-mining, and special applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): The shares closed at $66.29, up $0.49, or 0.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $49.27 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 >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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