Technology Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 14th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE:PAY): The shares closed at $44.44, up $3.65, or 8.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.68 billion. About the company: VeriFone Systems, Inc. is a global provider of technology that enables electronic payment transactions and value-added services at the point of sale. The Company’s customers include financial institutions, payment processors, petroleum companies, large retailers, government organizations and healthcare companies, as well as independent sales organizations. 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 >>
  • Cray Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAY): The shares closed at $6.03, up $0.48, or 8.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $218.74 million. About the company: Cray, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets and services high performance computing systems commonly known as supercomputers. The Company’s products provides sustained performance on critical applications, scalability to handle larger problems and the reliability to run jobs to completion. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Silicon Motion Tech. Corp (NASDAQ:SIMO): The shares closed at $19.88, up $1.4, or 7.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $614.88 million. About the company: Silicon Motion Technology Corporation is a semiconductor company that designs, develops, and markets semiconductor products for the multimedia consumer electronics market. The Company’s products include controllers used in mobile storage media and multimedia systems on a chip. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Perfect World Co., Ltd (NASDAQ:PWRD): The shares closed at $12.36, up $0.58, or 4.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $614.06 million. About the company: Perfect World Co Limited develops and operates online games. The Company primarily develops 3D gaming technologies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • (): The shares closed at $22.91, down $2.02, or 8.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $192.14 million. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Ultra Clean Hldgs., Inc. (NASDAQ:UCTT): The shares closed at $5.24, down $0.4, or 7.09%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $119.56 million. About the company: Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. develops and supplies critical subsystems for the semiconductor capital equipment industry, focusing on gas delivery systems. These gas delivery systems enable the precise delivery of specialty gases used in a majority of the key steps in the semiconductor manufacturing process. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • CIBER, Inc. (NYSE:CBR): The shares closed at $3.82, down $0.27, or 6.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $276.08 million. About the company: CIBER, Inc. is a diversified, system integration and information technology (“IT”) services consulting firm. The Company’s services are offered on a project or strategic staffing basis, in both custom and enterprise resource planning package environments, and across all technology platforms, operating systems, and infrastructures. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ION Geophysical Corp. (NYSE:IO): The shares closed at $6.58, down $0.45, or 6.4%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.02 billion. About the company: ION Geophysical Corporation provides geophysical technology, services, and solutions for the global oil and gas industry. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO): The shares closed at $27.07, down $1.67, or 5.81%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.05 billion. About the company: Veeco Instruments Inc. manufactures enabling solutions for customers in the HB-LED, solar, data storage, semiconductor, scientific research and industrial markets. The Company has technology positions in three businesses: LED & Solar Process Equipment, Data Storage Process Equipment, and Metrology Instruments. 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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