Sector Review: Action in the Transportation Sector on Dec 15th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX): The shares closed at $83.47, up $6.18, or 8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $26.48 billion. About the company: FedEx Corp. delivers packages and freight to multiple countries and territories throught an integrated global network. The Company provides worldwide express delivery, ground small-parcel delivery, less-than-truckload freight delivery, supply chain management services, customs brokerage services, and trade facilitation and electronic commerce solutions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL): The shares closed at $8.59, up $0.44, or 5.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.28 billion. About the company: Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers, freight, and mail over a network of routes throughout the United States and internationally. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW): The shares closed at $12.91, up $0.57, or 4.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $891.00 million. About the company: Seaspan Corp. operates a fleet of containerships. The Company’s ships are chartered to customers on a long-term fixed-rate basis. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Quality Distribution, Inc (NASDAQ:QLTY): The shares closed at $9.86, up $0.42, or 4.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $235.40 million. About the company: Quality Distribution Inc. operates a dedicated bulk tank network across North America. The Company transports a broad range of chemical products and also provides transportation management, transloading, tank cleaning, dry-bulk handling, and other logistical services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • American Railcar (NASDAQ:ARII): The shares closed at $22.86, up $0.94, or 4.29%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $488.11 million. About the company: American Railcar Industries, Inc. manufactures railroad rolling stock. The Company produces and repairs covered hopper and tank railcars, and offers fleet management services. American Railcar markets its products to companies that lease the cars to third parties, shippers, and railroads. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK): The shares closed at $6.73, down $0.33, or 4.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $242.05 million. About the company: Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. offers shipping services. The Company’s drybulk carrier ships transport iron ore, coal, grain, steel, and other products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • China Eastern Airlines (NYSE:CEA): The shares closed at $16.91, down $0.49, or 2.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.81 billion. About the company: China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited provides passenger and cargo airline services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • China Southern Airlines (NYSE:ZNH): The shares closed at $24.57, down $0.63, or 2.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.56 billion. About the company: China Southern Airlines Company Limited provides commercial airline services throughout China, Southeast Asia and other parts of the world. The Company also provides other airline related services including aircraft maintenance and air catering. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tsakos Energy Navigation (NYSE:TNP): The shares closed at $5.20, down $0.11, or 2.07%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $239.62 million. About the company: Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. owns and operates a fleet of tankers. The fleet includes VLCC, suezmax, aframax, panamax, and handymax tankers suitable for transporting crude oil, refined petroleum products, and other liquids. The Company’s technical manager is Tsakos Shipping and Trading SA. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP): The shares closed at $61.65, down $1.23, or 1.96%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $10.46 billion. About the company: Canadian Pacific Railway Limited is a Class 1 transcontinental railway, providing freight and intermodal services over a network in Canada and the United States. The Company’s mainline network serves major Canadian ports and cities from Montreal to Vancouver, and key centers in the United States Midwest and Northeast. 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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