The Biggest Stock Decliners of the Past Week

Wall St. Watchdog determined the 20 worst-performing stocks over the previous five trading days.  Criteria for this screen are: (1) the stock trades on a US exchange; (2) the stock does not trade over the counter; and (3) the company has a market capitalization of at least $1 billion. Don’t miss: S&P 500 Worst Performing Stocks of This Year>>

  • Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC): This company operates in the Basic Materials sector. The stock has declined by -27.15% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $17.28. Its market capitalization is $1,780,357,000.00. About the company: Stillwater Mining Company explores for, develops, extracts, processes, and refines platinum, palladium, and associated metals from the J-M Reef located in Stillwater and the East Boulder Mine near McLeod, Montana. The Company also recycles automotive catalytic converters in its processing facility in Columbus, Montana.
  • ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ:ASMI): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -19.23% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $31.09. Its market capitalization is $1,675,639,305.28. About the company:  ASM International N.V., through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, and services equipment and materials used to produce semiconductor devices. The Company provides production solutions for the wafer processing, assembly, and packaging segments through its facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan, and South East Asia.
  • NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -16.80% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $21.69. Its market capitalization is $5,438,800,000.00. About the company:  NXP Semiconductors NV operates as a global semiconductor company.  The Company designs semiconductors and software fore mobile communications, consumer electronics, security applications, in-car entertainment, and networking.  Kaslion’s offers its products to the automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, mobile, and computing applications.
  • Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:PANL): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -16.70% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $30.28. Its market capitalization is $1,373,575,000.00. About the company: Universal Display Corporation is a member of the United States Display Consortium. The consortium is a cooperative industry/government effort aimed at developing an infrastructure to support a North American flat panel display infrastructure. The Company and its partners are developing high-resolution, full color, light weight Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) technology.
  • ADTRAN, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADTN): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -15.80% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $35.32. Its market capitalization is $2,284,150,000.00. About the company:  ADTRAN, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services a variety of high-speed digital transmission products. The Company’s products are used by telephone companies and corporate end-users to implement advanced digital data services over existing telephone networks. ADTRAN also offers a line of multiplexers which provides modular flexibility.
  • FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. The stock has declined by -15.49% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $28.92. Its market capitalization is $4,618,019,000.00. About the company:  FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets thermal imaging and broadcast camera systems for a variety of applications in the commercial and government markets. The Company makes products for condition monitoring, research and development, airborne observation and broadcast, search and rescue, and surveillance and reconnaissance.
  • Quest Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSFT): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -15.37% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $19.49. Its market capitalization is $1,745,028,000.00. About the company:  Quest Software, Inc. provides application and information availability software solutions. The Company’s products enhance the performance and reliability of an organization’s e-business, packaged and custom applications, as well as enable the delivery of information across the extended enterprise.
  • Qlik Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:QLIK): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -14.62% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $30.25. Its market capitalization is $2,438,962,000.00. About the company:  QLIK Technologies Inc. develops business intelligence solutions. The Company’s software platform combines enterprise-class analytics and search functionality into a single platform.
  • Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -14.60% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $32.34. Its market capitalization is $6,162,752,000.00. About the company:  Microchip Technology Incorporated designs, manufactures, and markets microcontrollers, related mixed-signal and memory products, and application development systems for high-volume embedded control applications. The Company also designs, develops, and markets linear/mixed-signal, power management, and thermal management products.
  • Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR): This company operates in the Services sector. The stock has declined by -14.21% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $3.26. Its market capitalization is $3,226,371,000.00. About the company:  Clearwire Corporation provides wireless broadband services. The Company operates a wireless network in the United States as well as other countries.
  • Green Dot Corporation (NYSE:GDOT): This company operates in the Financial sector. The stock has declined by -14.12% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $30.23. Its market capitalization is $1,270,626,000.00. About the company:  Green Dot Corp. is a prepaid financial services company that provides money management solutions to a broad base of U.S. consumers. The Company offers general purpose reloadable prepaid debit cards in the United States through a network of retail stores throughout the United States.
  • Greenhill + Co., Inc. (NYSE:GHL): This company operates in the Financial sector. The stock has declined by -13.83% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $46.50. Its market capitalization is $1,379,730,000.00. About the company:  Greenhill & Co., Inc is an independent investment bank. The Company focuses on providing financial advice on mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, financings and capital raisings to corporations, partnerships, institutions and governments. Greenhill & Co. has offices throughout the world.
  • Alcatel-Lucent (ADR) (NYSE:ALU): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -13.44% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $5.09. Its market capitalization is $11,818,124,853.61. About the company:  Alcatel-Lucent manufactures telecommunications equipment, and offers telecommunications services. The Company’s telecommunications equipment and services enable its customers to send or receive virtually any type of voice or data transmission. Alcatel-Lucent designs and builds public and private networks, communications systems and software, and data networking systems.
  • Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. The stock has declined by -13.33% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $8.45. Its market capitalization is $1,135,233,000.00. About the company:  Entegris Inc. provides materials management products and services to the microelectronics industry on a worldwide basis. The Company provides products such as wafer shippers, wafer transport and process carriers, pods, and work-in-process boxes. Entegris also provides chemical delivery products such as valves, fittings, tubing, pipe, and containers.
  • Sauer-Danfoss Inc. (NYSE:SHS): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. The stock has declined by -13.22% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $48.69. Its market capitalization is $2,357,244,000.00. About the company:  Sauer-Danfoss, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells hydraulic systems and components for use primarily in applications of off-highway mobile equipment. The Company’s products include hydrostatic transmissions, gear pumps and motors, orbital motors, hydrostatic steering units, proportional load-sensing valves, microprocessor controls, and electrohydraulics.
  • GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -12.14% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $23.59. Its market capitalization is $3,336,629,000.00. About the company:  GameStop Corporation operates specialty electronic game and PC entertainment software stores throughout the United States, Australia, Canada and Europe. The Company stores sell new and used video game hardware, video game software and accessories, as well as PC entertainment software, and related accessories and other merchandise.
  • Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA (ADR) (NYSE:GOL): This company operates in the Transportation sector. The stock has declined by -12.12% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $11.32. Its market capitalization is $1,480,684,971.58. About the company:  Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. provides low-fare, non-stop passenger flight services through its fleet of next generation Boeing airplanes. The company provides domestic flights in Brazil.
  • Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ:INFA): This company operates in the Technology sector. The stock has declined by -12.12% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $53.53. Its market capitalization is $5,662,243,000.00. 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.
  • UTi Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:UTIW): This company operates in the Transportation sector. The stock has declined by -11.55% over the past 5 days, and it most recently traded at $17.23. Its market capitalization is $1,768,661,000.00. About the company:  UTI Worldwide, Inc. is a global, non-asset-based supply chain management business providing supply chain logistics services and planning and optimization solutions. The Company’s services include freight forwarding, customs brokerage, and warehousing services such as the coordination of shipping and the storage of raw materials, supplies, components, and finished goods.

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

Savvy Investing Tip: Our CHEAT SHEET investing framework recommends only stocks with two straight quarters of earnings growth. Learn More >>