Sector Review: Action in the Technology Sector on Nov 25th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • 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. About the company: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a line of digital and mixed-signal integrated circuits. The Company’s circuits are used in the data communications, telecommunications, computers, and instrumentation systems markets. Cypress’ products are marketed worldwide through a network of sales offices, distributors, and sales representative firm. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Perfect World Co., Ltd (NASDAQ:PWRD): The shares closed at $9.87, up $0.65, or 7.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $469.75 million. About the company: Perfect World Co Limited develops and operates online games. The Company primarily develops 3D gaming technologies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Spreadtrum Communications (NASDAQ:SPRD): The shares closed at $24.75, up $1.58, or 6.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.16 billion. About the company: Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor company that designs, develops, and markets baseband processor solutions for the wireless communications market. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • AU Optronics Corp. (NYSE:AUO): The shares closed at $4.23, up $0.16, or 3.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.73 billion. About the company: AU Optronics Corp. manufactures and markets thin film transistor-liquid crystal displays (TFT-LCDs) and plasma display panels (PDPs). The Company sells its products in Taiwan and exports worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Brocade Communications (NASDAQ:BRCD): The shares closed at $5.11, up $0.15, or 3.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.29 billion. About the company: Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. provides switching solutions for storage area networks (NYSE:SAN). The Company’s switching solutions utilize the fiber channel interconnect protocol. Brocade’s family of SilkWorm switches enables a company to manage growth of its data storage requirements, improve the data transfer performance, and increase the size of its SAN. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL): The shares closed at $6.54, down $0.55, or 7.76%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $519.27 million. About the company: Trina Solar Limited manufactures solar-power products including photovoltaic wafers, ingots, cells and modules. The Company’s solar modules provide environmentally-friendly electric power for residential, commercial, industrial, and other applications worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Kopin Corporation (NASDAQ:KOPN): The shares closed at $3.14, down $0.22, or 6.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $213.04 million. About the company: Kopin Corporation develops and manufactures semiconductor materials and small form factor displays. The Company uses its proprietary technology to design, manufacture, and market products used in commercial wireless communications and high resolution portable applications. Kopin’s principal semiconductor wafer product is a heterojunction bipolar transistor device wafer. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Intersections Inc. (NASDAQ:INTX): The shares closed at $10.46, down $0.61, or 5.51%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $180.41 million. About the company: Intersections Inc. provides credit management and identity theft protection solutions to the consumer and small business markets on a subscription basis. The Company’s services include daily, monthly or quarterly monitoring of subscribers’ credit files at one or all three major credit reporting agencies. Intersections offerings also include credit score analysis tools and education. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ASM Intl. N.V. (NASDAQ:ASMI): The shares closed at $24.20, down $1.39, or 5.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.34 billion. About the company: ASM International N.V., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, and services equipment and materials used to produce semiconductor devices. The Company provides production solutions for the wafer processing, assembly, and packaging segments through its facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan, and South East Asia. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Nova Measuring (NASDAQ:NVMI): The shares closed at $5.80, down $0.33, or 5.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $152.39 million. About the company: Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. develops, produces, and markets monitoring and measurement systems for the semiconductor manufacturing industry. The Company provides integrated monitoring and process control systems for other integrated circuit manufacturing processes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): The shares closed at $363.57, down $3.42, or 0.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $337.91 billion. About the company: Apple Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets personal computers and related personal computing and mobile communication devices along with a variety of related software, services, peripherals, and networking solutions. The Company sells its products worldwide through its online stores, its retail stores, its direct sales force, third-party wholesalers, and resellers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): The shares closed at $22.73, up $0.03, or 0.13%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $115.74 billion. About the company: Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells computer components and related products. The Company’s major products include microprocessors, chipsets, embedded processors and microcontrollers, flash memory products, graphics products, network and communications products, systems management software, conferencing products, and digital imaging products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT): The shares closed at $24.30, down $0.17, or 0.69%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $204.42 billion. About the company: Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses, sells, and supports software products. The Company offers operating system software, server application software, business and consumer applications software, software development tools, and Internet and intranet software. Microsoft also develops video game consoles and digital music entertainment devices. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM): The shares closed at $51.86, down $0.17, or 0.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $87.18 billion. About the company: QUALCOMM, Inc. develops and manufactures digital wireless communications equipment. The Company licenses its Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) intellectual property to other companies, and produces CDMA-based integrated circuits; equipment and software used to track workers and assets; software for wireless content enablement; and offers services to deliver multimedia content. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO): The shares closed at $17.50, up $0.09, or 0.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $94.08 billion. About the company: Cisco Systems, Inc. supplies data networking products for the Internet. The Company’s Internet Protocol-based networking solutions are installed at corporations, public institutions and telecommunication companies worldwide. The Company’s solutions transport data, voice, and video within buildings, across campuses, and around the world. 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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