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

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

Gainers (% price change)

Overseas Shipholding (NYSE:OSG):

The shares closed at $13.99, up $0.87, or 6.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $426.26 million.

Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW):

The shares closed at $14.88, up $0.7, or 4.94%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.03 billion.

Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO):

The shares closed at $4.77, up $0.16, or 3.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $371.39 million.

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS):

The shares closed at $2.26, up $0.07, or 3.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $922.97 million.

Grupo Aeroportuario del (NYSE:ASR):

The shares closed at $61.65, up $1.71, or 2.85%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.85 billion.

Losers (% price change)

China Southern Airlines (NYSE:ZNH):

The shares closed at $26.23, down $1.51, or 5.44%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.94 billion.

JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU):

The shares closed at $5.26, down $0.23, or 4.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.56 billion.

Pacer International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PACR):

The shares closed at $5.56, down $0.21, or 3.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $194.48 million.

Navios Maritime Hldgs (NYSE:NM):

The shares closed at $3.62, down $0.12, or 3.21%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $368.10 million.

FreightCar America, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAIL):

The shares closed at $21.62, down $0.71, or 3.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $258.45 million.

Most Actives (dollar volume)

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP):

The shares closed at $109.50, down $0.23, or 0.21%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $52.90 billion.

United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS):

The shares closed at $74.20, up $0.04, or 0.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $71.60 billion.

CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX):

The shares closed at $22.95, up $0.01, or 0.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $24.10 billion.

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX):

The shares closed at $89.98, down $0.39, or 0.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $28.30 billion.

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC):

The shares closed at $76.31, down $0.19, or 0.25%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $25.65 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