These Large Cap Services Stocks Are Delivering A Positive Weekly Return

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about those large cap companies in the Services sector that have had a positive return over the past week, in spite of the overall market’s dive.

  • WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS): This company’s stock has returned 9.99% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $20.04 and its market capitalization is $1,147,361,000. About the company: WMS Industries Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and leases gaming machines and video lottery terminals. The Company’s products are distributed throughout the United States and internationally.
  • New Oriental Educatn + Tech Grp Inc(ADR) (NYSE:EDU): This company’s stock has returned 6.64% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $118.53 and its market capitalization is $4,551,085,000. About the company: New Oriental Education & Technology Group, Inc. offers educational services. The Company offers foreign language training, test preparation courses for admissions and assessment tests in the United States, the PRC and Commonwealth countries, primary and secondary school education, development and distribution of educational content, software and other technology, and online classes.
  • Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI): This company’s stock has returned 5.64% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $21.37 and its market capitalization is $1,122,670,000. About the company: Bridgepoint Education, Inc. is a regionally accredited provider of postsecondary education services. The Company offers associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences, and health sciences.
  • Cedar Fair, L.P. (NYSE:FUN): This company’s stock has returned 5.49% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $18.25 and its market capitalization is $1,010,062,000. About the company: Cedar Fair, L.P. owns and operates amusement parks. The Company’s parks operate under the Cedar Point, Knott’s Berry Farm, Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Valleyfair, and Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun names. Cedar Fair’s parks are family-oriented theme parks that are located in various areas of the United States.
  • Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK): This company’s stock has returned 5.32% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $19.19 and its market capitalization is $2,191,552,000. About the company: Cinemark Holdings, Inc. operates movie theaters. The Company operates in the United States and Latin America.
  • Capstead Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:CMO): This company’s stock has returned 5.24% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $12.86 and its market capitalization is $1,085,332,000. About the company: Capstead Mortgage Corporation is a real estate investment trust and earns income from investing in real-estate related assets on a leveraged basis. The Company’s investments currently consist primarily of residential ARM securities issued and guaranteed by government-sponsored entities.
  • American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC): This company’s stock has returned 5.03% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $29.78 and its market capitalization is $5,122,156,000. About the company: American Capital Agency Corporation is a real estate investment trust. The Trust invests in agency pass-through securities and collateralized mortgage obligations for which the principal and interest payments are guaranteed by a U.S. Government agency or a U.S. Government-sponsored entity.
  • Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD): This company’s stock has returned 4.61% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $18.85 and its market capitalization is $1,760,468,000. About the company: Starwood Property Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment company. The Company originates and invests in commercial mortgage loans and other commercial real estate debt investments, commercial mortgage-backed securities, and other commercial real estate-related debt investments. Starwood may also invest in residential mortgage loans and residential mortgage-backed securities.
  • Realty Income Corp (NYSE:O): This company’s stock has returned 4.43% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $31.34 and its market capitalization is $3,976,146,000. About the company: Realty Income Corporation owns and manages a portfolio of commercial properties located across the United States. The Company focuses on acquiring single-tenant retail locations, leased to regional and national chains, and under long-term net lease agreements.
  • Hatteras Financial Corp. (NYSE:HTS): This company’s stock has returned 4.35% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $27.56 and its market capitalization is $2,072,142,000. About the company: Hatteras Financial Corporation is a mortgage real estate investment trust. The trust acquires adjustable-rate and hybrid adjustable-rate residential mortgage pass-through securities issued or guaranteed by U.S. Government agencies or U.S. Government-sponsored entities.
  • MFA Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MFA): This company’s stock has returned 4.29% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $7.53 and its market capitalization is $2,681,990,000. About the company: MFA Financial, Inc. is a mortgage real estate investment trust that invests primarily in hybrid and adjustable rate mortgage securities issued or guaranteed by an agency of the United States’ government.
  • Home Properties, Inc. (NYSE:HME): This company’s stock has returned 4.22% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $59.76 and its market capitalization is $2,450,391,000. About the company: Home Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust with operations in selected Northeast, Midwest, and Mid-Atlantic markets in the United States. The Company owns, operates, acquires, and rehabilitates apartment communities. Home Properties also manages commercial space.
  • Liberty Media Corp (Interactive) (NASDAQ:LINTA): This company’s stock has returned 4.17% over the week-to-date period. The stock recently traded at $14.49 and its market capitalization is $17,941,120,000. About the company: Liberty Media Corp – Interactive is a tracking stock issued by Liberty Media Corporation to track the performance of the Interactive group. The Interactive groups interests include home and Internet shopping online travel.

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

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