Technology Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • AuthenTec, Inc. (NASDAQ:AUTH): The shares closed at $3.98, up $0.59, or 17.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $174.35 million. About the company: AuthenTec, Inc. manufactures fingerprint authentication sensors. The Company produces sensors for personal computers, wireless devices, and building security.
  • Cypress Semicond. Corp. (NASDAQ:CY): The shares closed at $10.56, up $0.86, or 8.87%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.64 billion. About the company: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a line of digital and mixed-signal integrated circuits. The Company’s circuits are used in the data communications, telecommunications, computers, and instrumentation systems markets. Cypress’ products are marketed worldwide through a network of sales offices, distributors, and sales representative firm.
  • LG Display Co Ltd. (NYSE:LPL): The shares closed at $9.35, up $0.45, or 5.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.69 billion. About the company: LG Display Company Ltd. develops and manufactures digital display products. The Company’s products include thin film transistor-liquid crystal displays (TFT-LCD) for notebook and desktop computer monitors, TVs, and mobile phones. LG Display provides its products to overseas and domestic markets.
  • Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN): The shares closed at $70.28, up $2.91, or 4.32%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $11.88 billion. About the company: Cerner Corporation is a worldwide supplier of healthcare solutions and services. The Company’s Solutions are designed to optimize clinical and financial outcomes for healthcare organizations ranging from single-doctor practices, to health systems, to entire countries, for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, and for the healthcare commerce system.
  • Majesco Entertainment Co. (NASDAQ:COOL): The shares closed at $2.48, up $0.1, or 4.2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $102.41 million. About the company: Majesco Entertainment Company is an international developer, publisher, and distributor of interactive entertainment products. The Company markets worldwide.

Losers (% price change)

  • Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL): The shares closed at $8.04, down $1.46, or 15.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $638.37 million. About the company: Trina Solar Limited manufactures solar-power products including photovoltaic wafers, ingots, cells and modules. The Company’s solar modules provide environmentally-friendly electric power for residential, commercial, industrial, and other applications worldwide.
  • SINA Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA): The shares closed at $92.76, down $16.59, or 15.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.11 billion. About the company: SINA Corporation is a global Internet media company operating Chinese-language destination sites. The Company offers a network of branded content and services targeting people of Chinese descent worldwide. SINA.com offers online news, entertainment, community, and commerce through web sites that are produced and updated by local teams in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and North America.
  • Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ:TZOO): The shares closed at $28.20, down $4.34, or 13.34%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $464.22 million. About the company: Travelzoo Inc. provides online marketing solutions to the travel industry. Through the Company’s Web site, its newsletter, and by using its listing management software, travel companies can inform Internet users about their specials. Travelzoo serves companies such as Alamo Rent-A-Car, Delta Airlines, Expedia, and Hilton Hotels.
  • LDK Solar Co., Ltd (NYSE:LDK): The shares closed at $4.10, down $0.56, or 12.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $594.35 million. About the company: LDK Solar Company, Ltd. manufactures multicrystalline solar wafers. The Company sells multicrystalline wafers globally to manufacturers of photovoltaic products including solar cells and solar modules. Solar wafers are the principal raw material used to produce solar cells which convert sunlight into electricity.
  • Rediff.com India Ltd (NASDAQ:REDF): The shares closed at $8.19, down $1.02, or 11.07%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $478.81 million. About the company: Rediff.com India Limited offers Internet destinations focused on India and the global Indian community. The Company’s Web site consists of various interest specific channels, community features, local language editions, search capabilities, and online shopping.

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

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