Services Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Oct 12th

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 $32.60, up $10.07, or 44.7%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $137.07 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.
  • E-House Hldgs (NYSE:EJ): The shares closed at $7.12, up $0.93, or 15.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $572.57 million. About the company: E-House China Holdings Ltd. offers real estate services. The Company offers primary real estate agency services to residential real estate developers; lists and brokers properties for resale; and offers land acquisition consulting and property development consulting services.
  • Zale Corporation (NYSE:ZLC): The shares closed at $3.14, up $0.33, or 11.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $100.99 million. About the company: Zale Corporation operates retail jewelry stores under the Zales, Gordon’s, and Bailey Banks & Biddle names. The Company’s stores are located primarily in shopping malls in the United States and Puerto Rico. Zales offers moderately priced jewelry, Gordon’s offers merchandise at somewhat higher prices, and Bailey Banks & Biddle offers upscale jewelry.
  • Shenandoah (NASDAQ:SHEN): The shares closed at $12.56, up $1.07, or 9.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $298.69 million. About the company: Shenandoah Telecommunications Company provides telecommunications services through its subsidiaries. The Company offers integrated, full service telecommunications products and services in the Northern Shenandoah Valley and surrounding areas. Shenandoah Telecommunications also holds paging and other radio telecommunications licenses.

Losers (% price change)

  • VistaPrint Limited (NASDAQ:VPRT): The shares closed at $30.18, down $1.65, or 5.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.21 billion. About the company: VistaPrint NV is an online supplier of graphic design and customized printed products to small businesses and consumers worldwide. The Company offers products such as business cards, brochures, and holiday cards.
  • Callwave, Inc(CLWA): The shares closed at $22.21, down $1.17, or 5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $242.44 million.
  • New York & Company, Inc. (NYSE:NWY): The shares closed at $3.24, down $0.17, or 4.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $201.09 million. About the company: New York & Company, Inc. is a specialty retailer of women’s apparel products. The Company designs and sources its branded New York & Company merchandise sold exclusively through its network of retail stores nationwide.
  • (): The shares closed at $20.81, down $0.87, or 4.01%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.16 billion.
  • Acme Packet, Inc. (NASDAQ:APKT): The shares closed at $39.61, down $1.62, or 3.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.63 billion. About the company: Acme Packet, Inc. provides session border controllers for Internet service providers. The Company’s products consist of hardware and proprietary software that allow service providers to deliver interactive communications services such as voice over Internet protocol.

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

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