The Worst Performers in the Services Sector Over the Past Quarter

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about the worst-performing companies in the Services sector (as measured by share price) over the quarter-to-date period.

  • Veolia Environnement (ADR) (NYSE:VE): This company’s shares declined by 46.26% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $15.29 and the company’s market capitalization is $8,034,885,557. About the company: Veolia Environnement operates utility and public transportation businesses. The Company supplies drinking water, provides waste management services, manages and maintains heating and air conditioning systems, and operates rail and road passenger transportation systems.
  • CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG): This company’s shares declined by 45.16% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $13.77 and the company’s market capitalization is $4,476,586,000. About the company: CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. is a global commercial real estate services firm. The Company offers a range of services to occupiers, owners, lenders, and investors in office, retail, industrial, multi-family, and other commercial real estate assets. CB Richard Ellis offer services such as advice and execution assistance for property leasing and sales, forecasting, and valuations.
  • Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARUN): This company’s shares declined by 43.89% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $16.58 and the company’s market capitalization is $1,725,646,000. About the company: Aruba Networks Inc. provides enterprise mobility solutions that enables secure access to data, voice and video applications across wireless and wireline enterprise networks.
  • MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE:PCS): This company’s shares declined by 41.14% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $10.13 and the company’s market capitalization is $3,666,712,000. About the company: MetroPCS Communications, Inc. is a wireless communications provider in the United States. The Company offers unlimited wireless voice and data services to the mass market.
  • Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ): This company’s shares declined by 40.68% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $9.42 and the company’s market capitalization is $3,923,378,000. About the company: Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. operates car and equipment rental centers throughout the United States and Europe.
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL): This company’s shares declined by 40.25% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $22.49 and the company’s market capitalization is $4,881,801,000. About the company: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. is a global cruise company operating a fleet of vessels in the cruise vacation industry. The Company operates through brands which primarily serve the contemporary, premium and deluxe segments of the cruise vacation industry, which also includes the budget and luxury segments.
  • LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO): This company’s shares declined by 39.98% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $15.81 and the company’s market capitalization is $1,345,185,000. About the company: LaSalle Hotel Properties is a real estate investment trust focusing primarily on luxury and upscale full service hotels diversified by location in convention, resort, and business oriented markets.
  • Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S): This company’s shares declined by 39.52% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $3.26 and the company’s market capitalization is $9,761,810,000. About the company: Sprint Nextel Corporation offers a range of wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, and government customers. The Company develops, engineers, and deploys various technologies, including two wireless networks offering mobile data services, instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities, and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone.
  • Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG): This company’s shares declined by 37.76% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $7.78 and the company’s market capitalization is $3,722,912,000. About the company: The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. is an organization of advertising agencies and marketing service companies. The Company operates globally in the sectors of advertising, independent media buying, direct marketing, healthcare communications, interactive consulting services, marketing research, promotions, experiential marketing, public relations, and sports marketing.
  • Host Hotels + Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST): This company’s shares declined by 37.46% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $10.60 and the company’s market capitalization is $7,485,109,000. About the company: Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. is a real estate trust. The trust which owns or holds controlling interests in upscale and luxury full-service hotel lodging properties in areas that include Washington, D.C., Toronto and Calgary, Canada, Mexico City, Mexico and Santiago, Chile, as well as Italy, Spain, Poland, Belgium, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
  • Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE:JLL): This company’s shares declined by 35.07% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $61.23 and the company’s market capitalization is $2,659,503,000. About the company: Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated provides real estate and investment management services. The Company serves multinationals, corporations, institutions, occupiers, and investors from offices in markets located around the world. Jones Lang provides services such as tenant representation, property management, agency leasing, finance, and valuations.
  • Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE:CVC): This company’s shares declined by 34.87% for the quarter-to-date period. The shares recently traded at $16.50 and the company’s market capitalization is $4,747,163,000. About the company: Cablevision Systems Corporation provides telecommunications and entertainment services. The Company has operations in multimedia delivery, subscription cable television services, championship professional sports teams, and national television program networks.

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

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