Services Stocks Falling on Wall Street This Morning on Monday

Through the early part of trading on Monday, September 12, 2011, these stocks are bringing down the Services (NYSE:IYC) sector. Long time Wall St. Cheat Sheet readers know to watch stock prices because Technicals on the Stock Chart are Strong’ is one of the ‘T’s in our CHEAT SHEET investing framework.

CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) is one of the sector losers in price. Its shares are trading at $21.61, down 59 cents (-2.4%) from the previous close of $22.14. CBS Corporation is a mass media company with operations in entertainment, cable networks, publishing, local broadcasting and radio.

Stock Price Performance: From July 14, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $5.10 (-18.7%) from $27.24 to $22.14. It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 11% (-$3.24). The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 22, 2011 and July 5, 2011 when shares rose for nine straight trading days, rising 7.2% (+$1.91).

Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE:CVC) stocks are trading at $15.50. This is 51 cents (-3.1%) below the previous close of $15.99, making the company one of the biggest price losers in the sector today. Cablevision Systems Corporation is a telecommunications, media and entertainment company with a portfolio of operations in the United States.

Stock Price Performance: From July 14, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $9.90 (-38.2%) from $25.89 to $15.99. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for nine straight trading days, rising 13.7% (+$3.29). It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 11.4% (-$2.94).

Shares of Interpublic Group of Companies Inc. (NYSE:IPG) are trading at $7.31, down 20 cents (-2.4%) from the previous close of $7.49. The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. is an advertising and marketing services company that specializes in consumer advertising, interactive marketing and media planning.

Stock Price Performance: From July 14, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $4.34 (-36.7%) from $11.83 to $7.49. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 5, 2011 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 11.3% (+$1.28). It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 28.6% (-$3.59).

Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) stocks are trading at $20.60. This is 54 cents (-2.6%) below the previous close of $21.15, making the company one of the biggest price losers in the sector today. Robert Half International Inc. offers specialized staffing and risk consulting services in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.

Stock Price Performance: From June 15, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $4.18 (-16.5%) from $25.33 to $21.15. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between January 28, 2011 and February 4, 2011 when shares rose for six straight trading days, rising 9.2% (+$2.79). It saw one of its worst periods between July 29, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 19% (-$5.18).

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) is among the price losers in the sector. Its shares are trading at $9.20, which is 68 cents (-6.5%) below the previous close of $9.84. Gannett Co., Inc. is an international news and information company operating mainly in the realms of publishing, digital and broadcasting.

Stock Price Performance: From June 15, 2011, to September 9, 2011, the stock price had fallen $3.45 (-26%) from $13.29 to $9.84. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between November 30, 2010 and December 8, 2010 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 20.7% (+$2.67). It saw one of its worst periods between July 26, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for 10 straight trading days, falling 26.1% (-$3.52).