Technology Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 7th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Powell Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:POWL): The shares closed at $36.27, up $5.45, or 17.68%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $425.99 million. About the company: Powell Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, and packages equipment and systems for the distribution, control, and management of electrical energy and process control systems. The Company serves industrial customers such as oil and gas producers, refineries, petrochemical plants, transportation facilities, and public and private utilities. 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 >>
  • SAIC, Inc. (NYSE:SAI): The shares closed at $12.95, up $0.8, or 6.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.42 billion. About the company: SAIC, Inc. provides scientific, engineering, systems integration and technical services and solutions in such areas as national security, intelligence and homeland defense. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS): The shares closed at $28.59, up $1.6, or 5.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $989.80 million. About the company: Plexus Corp. is a participant in the Electronics Manufacturing Services (NYSE:EMS) Industry, providing product design,supply chain and materials management, manufacturing, test, fulfillment and aftermarket solutions to branded product companies in the Wireline/Networking, Wireless Infrastructure,Medical, Industrial/Commercial and Defense/Security/Aerospace market sectors. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ): The shares closed at $2.88, up $0.14, or 5.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $125.15 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 >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ:INFA): The shares closed at $43.23, down $3.57, or 7.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.60 billion. About the company: Informatica Corporation provides data integration software and services. The Company’s software allows its clients to access, integrate and trust all their information assets. Informatica’s infrastructure software categories include data integration, cloud computing, complex event processing, application information lifecycle management, data quality, B2B Data Exchange, and others. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • RF Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:RFMD): The shares closed at $5.79, down $0.47, or 7.51%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.61 billion. About the company: RF Micro Devices, Inc. designs, develops, and markets proprietary radio frequency integrated circuits. The Company’s products are used for wireless communications applications such as cellular and PCS, cordless telephony, wireless LANs, wireless local loop, industrial radios, wireless security and remote meter reading. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Internet Gold Golden (NASDAQ:IGLD): The shares closed at $11.59, down $0.69, or 5.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $222.56 million. About the company: Internet Gold-Golden Lines Ltd. is an Internet service provider in Israel. The Company provides Internet services to residential and business subscribers, including Internet access and related value-added services, as well as electronic commerce portal services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR): The shares closed at $6.63, down $0.39, or 5.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $664.17 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS): The shares closed at $11.33, down $0.63, or 5.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $353.26 million. About the company: IXYS Corporation designs, develops, and markets power semiconductors. The Company offers a variety of power semiconductors, including power MOFSETs, insulated gate bipolar transistors, thyristors, and rectifiers. IXYS’ products are used primarily in controlling energy in power supplies, motor drives, medical systems, and electric vehicles. 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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