Technology Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 2nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • TechTarget Inc (NASDAQ:TTGT): The shares closed at $6.08, up $0.64, or 11.76%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $234.38 million. About the company: TechTarget operates a portfolio of industry-specific portals. The Company’s portals deliver resources to information technology professionals within specific vertical market segments. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Western Digital Corp. (NYSE:WDC): The shares closed at $31.44, up $2.19, or 7.49%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.35 billion. About the company: Western Digital Corporation designs and manufactures hard drives for desktop computers and home entertainment applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA): The shares closed at $8.91, up $0.62, or 7.48%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $233.63 million. About the company: American Software, Inc. develops, markets, and supports application software solutions and services that deliver e-business and enterprise management solutions. The Company’s software and services support operations over intranets, extranets, client/servers, or the Internet. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC): The shares closed at $31.85, up $1.77, or 5.88%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.68 billion. About the company: Brady Corporation manufactures industrial identification solutions. The Company’s products include labels, coated materials, signs, software, printing systems, and data-collection systems. Brady sells its products to a variety of industries around the world, including telecommunications, electrical, electronics, and manufacturing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:RIMM): The shares closed at $16.77, down $1.81, or 9.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.79 billion. About the company: Research In Motion Limited (RIM) designs, manufactures, and markets wireless solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market. The Company provides platforms and solutions for access to email, phone, SMS messaging, Internet, and Intranet-based applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ): The shares closed at $2.85, down $0.27, or 8.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $123.85 million. About the company: Canadian Solar Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells solar module products that convert sunlight into electricity for a variety of uses. The Company’s products include a range of standard solar modules for use in a wide range of residential, commercial, and industrial solar power generation systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • AIXTRON SE (NASDAQ:AIXG): The shares closed at $12.85, down $0.7, or 5.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.29 billion. About the company: Aixtron AG engineers and manufactures metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) equipment for the semiconductor industry. The Company’s customers use its equipment to produce compound semiconductor layer structures for use in LED, laser, solar cell, transistor, telecommunications, and other applications. Aixtron markets its products worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • II-VI, Inc. (NASDAQ:IIVI): The shares closed at $18.59, down $0.86, or 4.42%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.17 billion. About the company: II-VI Incorporated designs, manufactures, and markets optical and optoelectronic devices used in laser processing, fiber-optic telecommunication, infrared missile guidance, advanced x-ray systems, and nuclear radiation detection. The Company manufactures its products in the United States, Singapore, China, Mexico, and Belgium. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ:TZOO): The shares closed at $26.77, down $1.05, or 3.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $427.29 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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

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