Services Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks

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

Gainer (% 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 $27.67, up $5.14, or 22.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $116.34 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.
  • Hertz Global Hldgs., Inc. (NYSE:HTZ): The shares closed at $11.37, up $1.35, or 13.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.74 billion. About the company: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. operates car and equipment rental centers throughout the United States and Europe.
  • Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN): The shares closed at $3.71, up $0.38, or 11.41%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $205.45 million. About the company: Journal Communications, Inc. is a diversified media and communications company. The Company has operations in publishing, radio and television broadcasting, telecommunications, and printing services. Journal publishes the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, as well as various community newspapers and shoppers in several states.
  • Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP): The shares closed at $23.15, up $2.23, or 10.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $330.79 million. About the company: Stamps.com Inc. provides a service for purchasing and printing postage over the Internet. The Company’s core service enables users to print information based indicia, or electronic stamps, directly onto envelopes, labels, or business documents using laser or inkjet printers.

Loser (% price change)

  • ORIX Corporation (NYSE:IX): The shares closed at $39.59, down $1.63, or 3.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.51 billion. About the company: ORIX Corporation provides comprehensive financial services throughout the world. The Company’s business lines include leasing, installment loans, real estate loans, life insurance, banking, securities brokerage, venture capital, and consumer finance. ORIX also operates a professional baseball team, the ORIX Buffalos.
  • Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (NASDAQ:RRGB): The shares closed at $27.39, down $0.97, or 3.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $415.68 million. About the company: Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc. owns and operates a chain of specialty restaurants in the United States and Canada.
  • E-House Hldgs (NYSE:EJ): The shares closed at $6.08, down $0.21, or 3.34%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $488.94 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.
  • Willis Lease Finance Corp (NASDAQ:WLFC): The shares closed at $12.17, down $0.39, or 3.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $108.95 million. About the company: Willis Lease Finance Corporation leases aftermarket commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft-related equipment. The Company provides this service to passenger airlines and air cargo carriers. Willis provides spare aircraft engines, which help aircraft operators meet scheduled or incidental repairs, as well as FAA maintenance directives.
  • Melco Crown Entertainment (NASDAQ:MPEL): The shares closed at $11.60, down $0.36, or 3.01%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.18 billion. About the company: Melco Crown Entertainment. Ltd. develops, owns and operates casino gaming and entertainment resort facilities.

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

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