Technology Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 9th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • American Superconductor (NASDAQ:AMSC): The shares closed at $4.53, up $0.46, or 11.3%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $230.44 million. About the company: American Superconductor Corporation is an energy technologies company that offers solutions based upon its programmable power electronic converters and high temperature superconductor (NYSE:HTS) wires. The Company serves the utility, industrial and wind power markets. 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 >>
  • Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ:ALLT): The shares closed at $15.10, up $0.57, or 3.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $365.43 million. About the company: Allot Communications Ltd. designs and develops broadband service optimization solutions using advanced deep packet inspection (DPI) technology. The Company provides their customers with real-time highly granular visibility into network traffic and enables them to effectively manage and optimize their networks. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Internet Initiative Japan (NASDAQ:IIJI): The shares closed at $9.15, up $0.26, or 2.92%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $741.82 million. About the company: Internet Initiative Japan Inc. provides Internet connection services for businesses. The Company also provides system integration services and sells system equipments. Internet Initiative Japan offers a variety of services, including network consulting, security, and Web hosting as well. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Sierra Wireless, Inc (NASDAQ:SWIR): The shares closed at $6.87, up $0.12, or 1.78%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $215.01 million. About the company: Sierra Wireless Inc. is a wireless data communications equipment company. The Company delivers a variety of products including PC cards for portable computers, ruggedized vehicle-mounted modems, original equipment manufacturer modules for embedded applications, telemetry modems, and software tools and utilities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD): The shares closed at $20.17, down $4.01, or 16.58%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $919.79 million. About the company: Diodes Incorporated manufactures, sells, and distributes discrete semiconductor devices to manufacturers in the automotive, computer, and telecommunications industries. The Company’s products include small signal transistors, transient voltage suppressors, zeners, Schottkys, diodes, rectifiers, and bridges. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE:CSC): The shares closed at $27.90, down $5.07, or 15.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.33 billion. About the company: Computer Sciences Corporation provides consulting and information technology (NYSE:IT) services to industry and government. The Company provides consulting, systems design and integration, IT and business process outsourcing, applications software, and Web and application hosting. Computer Sciences operates locations around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Acacia Research Corp. (NASDAQ:ACTG): The shares closed at $32.94, down $5.33, or 13.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.41 billion. About the company: Acacia Research, through its subsidiaries, develops, acquires, and licenses patented technologies. The Company controls patent portfolios covering technologies used in a variety of industries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • STEC, Inc. (NASDAQ:STEC): The shares closed at $10.26, down $1.44, or 12.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $529.51 million. About the company: STEC Inc. provides technology solutions, offering products based on dynamic random access memory, static random access memory, and Flash memory technologies. The Company designs, manufactures, and markets memory, storage, and connectivity products used in high performance computing, networking and communications, consumer electronics, and industrial applications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • SINA Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA): The shares closed at $77.50, down $9.44, or 10.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.10 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. 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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