Sector Review: Action in the Services Sector on Dec 16th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Services (NYSE:IYC) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

  • Saga Communications, Inc. (NYSE:SGA): The shares closed at $38.03, up $15.5, or 68.8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $159.90 million. About the company: Saga Communications, Inc. acquires, develops, and operates broadcast properties. The Company owns and operates FM and AM radio stations, state radio networks, a farm radio network, and television stations in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • RSC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:RRR): The shares closed at $17.95, up $6.58, or 57.87%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.86 billion. About the company: RSC Holdings, Inc. rents equipment. The Company operates equipment rental locations in the United States and Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. (NASDAQ:RRD): The shares closed at $21.33, up $6.87, or 47.51%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.38 billion. About the company: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company provides commercial printing and information services. The Company provides solutions that include commercial printing, direct mail, financial printing, print fulfillment, labels, forms, logistics, call centers, transactional print-and-mail, print management, online services, digital photography, color services, and content and database management. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Morton’s Restaurant Group (NYSE:MRT): The shares closed at $6.85, up $1.69, or 32.75%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $115.78 million. About the company: Morton’s Restaurant Group, Inc. operates a chain of high end steak restaurants. The Company operates internationally with their main concentration of locations in the United States. Morton’s specializes in steaks but believes their menu selection is broad enough to appeal to many taste preferences and desires. The Company uses tableside menu presentations to hightlight and personalize service. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Callwave, Inc (CLWA): The shares closed at $23.94, up $3.68, or 18.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $259.41 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE:CVC): The shares closed at $12.75, down $1.18, or 8.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.56 billion. About the company: Cablevision Systems Corporation provides telecommunications and entertainment services. The Company has operations in multimedia delivery, subscription cable television services, championship professional sports teams, and national television program networks. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:SHLD): The shares closed at $46.16, down $4.21, or 8.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.93 billion. About the company: Sears Holdings Corporation is a broadline retailer with full-line and specialty retail stores in the United States and Canada. The Company retails home appliances, as well as tools, lawn and garden products, home electronics, and other products. Sears Holdings also provides automotive repair and maintenance. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • SureWest Communications (NASDAQ:SURW): The shares closed at $11.98, down $1.03, or 7.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $168.81 million. About the company: SureWest Communications and its family of companies operates an integrated network of communications products and services. The Company’s principal subsidiary, Roseville Telephone Company, provides telecommunications services to customers in California. SureWest is licensed to provide fiber optics, wireless, digital subscriber line, Internet access, and data transport. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:WINN): The shares closed at $5.43, down $0.32, or 5.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $305.31 million. About the company: Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. is a food retailer with stores in the southeastern United States. The Company operates a chain of retail self-service food stores, which sell groceries, meats, seafood, fresh produce, deli/bakery, pharmaceuticals, and general merchandise items. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Acorn Intl., Inc. (NYSE:ATV): The shares closed at $4.65, down $0.25, or 5.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $139.37 million. About the company: Acorn International Inc. is an integrated multi-platform marketing company. The Company develops, promotes, and sells consumer products and services through its direct TV sales and nationwide distribution network. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): The shares closed at $625.96, up $6.42, or 1.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $202.74 billion. About the company: Google Inc. is a global technology company that provides a web based search engine through its website. The Company offers a wide range of search options, including web, image, groups, directory, and news searches. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Intl. Business Machines (NYSE:IBM): The shares closed at $183.57, down $3.91, or 2.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $216.36 billion. About the company: International Business Machines Corporation provides computer solutions through the use of advanced information technology. The Company’s solutions include technologies, systems, products, services, software, and financing. IBM offers its products through its global sales and distribution organization, as well as through a variety of third party distributors and resellers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR): The shares closed at $82.82, up $0.75, or 0.91%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $9.86 billion. About the company: Dollar Tree, Inc. operates a discount variety store chain. The Company sells an assortment of everyday general merchandise. Dollar Tree sells its merchandise at the $1.00 price point. The Company operates throughout the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN): The shares closed at $181.26, on the day. Its market capitalization is $82.43 billion. About the company: Amazon.com, Inc. is an online retailer that offers a wide range of products. The Company’s products include books, music, videotapes, computers, electronics, home and garden, and numerous other products. Amazon offers personalized shopping services, Web-based credit card payment, and direct shipping to customers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • RSC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:RRR): The shares closed at $17.95, up $6.58, or 57.87%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.86 billion. About the company: RSC Holdings, Inc. rents equipment. The Company operates equipment rental locations in the United States and Canada. 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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