Technology Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 22nd

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Brocade Communications (NASDAQ:BRCD): The shares closed at $5.07, up $0.59, or 13.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.49 billion. About the company: Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. provides switching solutions for storage area networks (NYSE:SAN). The Company’s switching solutions utilize the fiber channel interconnect protocol. Brocade’s family of SilkWorm switches enables a company to manage growth of its data storage requirements, improve the data transfer performance, and increase the size of its SAN. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ): The shares closed at $2.48, up $0.28, or 12.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $107.77 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL): The shares closed at $6.71, up $0.48, or 7.7%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $532.77 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Yingli Green Energy Hold (NYSE:YGE): The shares closed at $3.54, up $0.25, or 7.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $559.99 million. About the company: Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited designs, manufactures and sells PV modules. The Company also designs, assembles, sells and installs PV systems that are connected to an electricity transmission grid or those that operate on a stand-alone basis. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Perfect World Co., Ltd (NASDAQ:PWRD): The shares closed at $9.73, down $1.65, or 14.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $483.40 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 >>
  • Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK): The shares closed at $5.56, down $0.46, or 7.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $20.82 billion. About the company: Nokia Corporation is a player in the mobile industry. The Company makes a range of mobile devices with services and software that enable people to experience music, navigation, video, television, imaging, games, business mobility and more. Nokia also provides equipment, solutions and services for communications networks. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Sapiens Intl. Corp. N.V. (NASDAQ:SPNS): The shares closed at $3.54, down $0.26, or 6.84%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $140.14 million. About the company: Sapiens International Corporation N.V. is a global provider of information technology (NYSE:IT) solutions. The Company’s solutions modernize business processes and enable insurance organizations and other companies to adapt quickly to change. Sapiens’ modular solutions align IT with the business demands for speed, flexibility, and efficiency. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS): The shares closed at $2.34, down $0.17, or 6.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $653.56 million. About the company: Sonus Networks, Inc. provides voice infrastructure products. The Company’s hardware and software enables customers to deploy an integrated, packet-based network carrying both voice and data traffic. Sonus markets and sells its products to service providers, including long distance carriers, wholesale carriers, Internet service providers, and cable operators. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR): The shares closed at $40.80, down $2.73, or 6.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.53 billion. About the company: First Solar, Inc. designs and manufactures solar modules. The Company uses a thin film semiconductor technology to manufacture electricity-producing solar modules. 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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