Services Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • 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.
  • Saga Communications, Inc. (AMEX:SGA): The shares closed at $28.00, up $5.47, or 24.28%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $117.73 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.
  • Cumulus Media Inc. (NASDAQ:CMLS): The shares closed at $2.98, up $0.48, or 19.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $136.71 million. About the company: Cumulus Media Inc., a radio broadcasting company, acquires, operates, and develops radio stations in mid-size radio markets in the United States. The Company also provides sales and marketing services under local marketing agreements to various stations in the United States.
  • Interpublic Group of (NYSE:IPG): The shares closed at $8.13, up $0.62, or 8.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.89 billion. About the company: The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. is an organization of advertising agencies and marketing service companies. The Company operates globally in the sectors of advertising, independent media buying, direct marketing, healthcare communications, interactive consulting services, marketing research, promotions, experiential marketing, public relations, and sports marketing.
  • 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.

Losers (% price change)

  • H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES): The shares closed at $7.78, down $1.34, or 14.69%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $273.00 million. About the company: H&E Equipment Services, Inc. is an integrated equipment services company focused on heavy construction and industrial equipment. The Company rents, sells, and provides parts and service support for hi-lift or aerial platform equipment, cranes, earthmoving equipment, and industrial lift trucks.
  • Newcastle Investment Corp (NYSE:NCT): The shares closed at $4.90, down $0.75, or 13.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $388.57 million. About the company: Newcastle Investment Corporation is a real estate investment trust that invests in real estate securities and other real estate-related assets. The Company seeks to finance these investments primarily using match-funded financing structures.
  • Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX): The shares closed at $130.03, down $13.72, or 9.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.83 billion. About the company: Netflix Inc. is an online movie rental service. The Company ships DVDs with no due dates or late fees, directly to the subscriber’s address. Netflix also provides background information on DVD releases, including critic reviews, member reviews and ratings, and personalized movie recommendations.
  • ValueVision Media, Inc. (NASDAQ:VVTV): The shares closed at $3.25, down $0.31, or 8.71%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $157.51 million. About the company: ValueVision Media, Inc. is an integrated direct marketing company that markets its products directly to consumers through various forms of electronic media. The Company’s operating strategy incorporates television home shopping, Internet electronic commerce (e-commerce), vendor programming sales, fulfillment services, and outsourced e-commerce and fulfillment solutions.
  • Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ:GLUU): The shares closed at $3.05, down $0.27, or 8.13%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $192.64 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.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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