Sector Review: Action in the Technology Sector on Jan 17th

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

Gainers (% price change)

AsiaInfo-Linkage, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASIA):

The shares closed at $8.77, up $0.81, or 10.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $630.92 million.

Cypress Semicond. Corp. (NASDAQ:CY):

The shares closed at $10.56, up $0.86, or 8.87%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.64 billion.

Yingli Green Energy Hold (NYSE:YGE):

The shares closed at $5.11, up $0.41, or 8.72%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $808.35 million.

Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK):

The shares closed at $5.64, up $0.43, or 8.25%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $21.12 billion.

Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:RIMM):

The shares closed at $17.47, up $1.3, or 8.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $9.15 billion.

Losers (% price change)

Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ:CPWR):

The shares closed at $7.49, down $0.79, or 9.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.64 billion.

Spreadtrum Communications (NASDAQ:SPRD):

The shares closed at $15.34, down $0.99, or 6.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $716.03 million.

Brocade Communications (NASDAQ:BRCD):

The shares closed at $5.43, down $0.35, or 5.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.47 billion.

Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ:TZOO):

The shares closed at $29.01, down $1.84, or 5.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $463.04 million.

Exide Technologies (NASDAQ:XIDE):

The shares closed at $3.02, down $0.17, or 5.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $235.93 million.

Most Actives (dollar volume)

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL):

The shares closed at $424.70, up $4.89, or 1.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $394.72 billion.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT):

The shares closed at $28.26, up $0.01, or 0.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $237.73 billion.

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC):

The shares closed at $25.05, down $0.09, or 0.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $127.55 billion.

Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:RIMM):

The shares closed at $17.47, up $1.3, or 8.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $9.15 billion.

Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL):

The shares closed at $27.67, up $0.33, or 1.21%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $139.06 billion.

To contact the reporter on this story: Stella Mariz at staff.writers@wallstcheatsheet.com

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Damien Hoffman at editors@wallstcheatsheet.com