Sector Review: Action in the Services Sector on Dec 8th

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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Acorn Intl., Inc. (NYSE:ATV): The shares closed at $4.59, up $0.42, or 10.07%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $137.57 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 >>
  • TriMas Corp (NASDAQ:TRS): The shares closed at $5.20, up $0.34, or 7%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $174.61 million. About the company: TriMas Corporation is a diversified manufacturer of proprietary products. The Company manufactures trailer products, recreational accessories, packaging systems, energy products and industrial specialty products for the commercial, manufacturing, and consumer markets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Talbots, Inc. (NYSE:TLB): The shares closed at $2.75, up $0.1, or 3.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $194.46 million. About the company: The Talbots, Inc. is an international specialty retailer and direct marketer of women’s apparel, accessories, and shoes. The Company operates stores in the United States and Canada. Talbots also retails products over the Internet and through its catalog. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Towerstream Corporation (NASDAQ:TWER): The shares closed at $2.07, down $0.3, or 12.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $110.53 million. About the company: Towerstream Corporation offers wireless broadband Internet services to businesses. The Company operates in metropolitan areas in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Leap Wireless Intl., Inc. (NASDAQ:LEAP): The shares closed at $8.03, down $1.01, or 11.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $632.06 million. About the company: Leap Wireless International, Inc. provides mobile wireless services. The Company’s services are targeted to meet the needs of customers who are under-served by traditional communications companies. Leap’s Cricket service is available to customers in various states from New York to California. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ:GLUU): The shares closed at $3.12, down $0.33, or 9.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $197.06 million. About the company: Glu Mobile Inc. develops and publishes mobile games on a global basis. The Company develops its games and related applications based on third-party licensed brands and other intellectual property, as well as on its own brands and intellectual property. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Shenandoah (NASDAQ:SHEN): The shares closed at $10.03, down $1.02, or 9.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $238.58 million. About the company: Shenandoah Telecommunications Company provides telecommunications services through its subsidiaries. The Company offers integrated, full service telecommunications products and services in the Northern Shenandoah Valley and surrounding areas. Shenandoah Telecommunications also holds paging and other radio telecommunications licenses. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • TRC Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRR): The shares closed at $4.99, down $0.5, or 9.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $138.82 million. About the company: TRC Companies, Inc. provides technical, financial risk management, and construction services to the public and private sectors. The Company’s main focus is in the areas of infrastructure improvements and expansions, environmental management, and information technology. TRC’s services include environmental remediation and engineering and consulting. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): The shares closed at $616.05, down $7.34, or 1.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $199.53 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 >>
  • Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN): The shares closed at $190.48, down $4.84, or 2.48%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $86.62 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 >>
  • Intl. Business Machines (NYSE:IBM): The shares closed at $191.58, down $2.47, or 1.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $225.80 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 >>
  • McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD): The shares closed at $96.92, up $0.47, or 0.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $99.17 billion. About the company: McDonald’s Corporation operates and franchises fast-food restaurants worldwide. The Company’s franchised and company operated fast food restaurants offer a variety of low price fast foods in locations around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS): The shares closed at $43.23, down $2.39, or 5.24%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $31.68 billion. About the company: Las Vegas Sands Corp. owns and operates casino resorts and convention centers. The Company operates in United States, Macau and Singapore. Las Vegas Sand Corp’s casino’s offer a wide range of gaming activities and entertainment as well as overnight accomodations, while its expo centers host a wide range of entertainment shows, expositions, and other activities. 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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