Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 13th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW): The shares closed at $12.16, up $1.71, or 16.36%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $839.24 million. About the company: Seaspan Corp. operates a fleet of containerships. The Company’s ships are chartered to customers on a long-term fixed-rate basis. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Tsakos Energy Navigation (NYSE:TNP): The shares closed at $5.39, up $0.1, or 1.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $248.38 million. About the company: Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd. owns and operates a fleet of tankers. The fleet includes VLCC, suezmax, aframax, panamax, and handymax tankers suitable for transporting crude oil, refined petroleum products, and other liquids. The Company’s technical manager is Tsakos Shipping and Trading SA. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Pacer International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PACR): The shares closed at $4.59, up $0.07, or 1.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $160.55 million. About the company: Pacer International, Inc. provides transportation and logistics solutions. The Company offers a variety of transportation-related services, including trucking, intermodal marketing, logistics, and freight services. Pacer provides integrated services through a national network of sales agents, independent contractors, and railroad/drayage partnerships. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • China Southern Airlines (NYSE:ZNH): The shares closed at $25.28, up $0.18, or 0.72%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.72 billion. About the company: China Southern Airlines Company Limited provides commercial airline services throughout China, Southeast Asia and other parts of the world. The Company also provides other airline related services including aircraft maintenance and air catering. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX): The shares closed at $8.07, up $0.04, or 0.5%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $186.22 million. About the company: Diana Shipping Inc. owns and operates a fleet of dry bulk carriers. The company transports iron ore, grain and other dry cargoes along worldwide shipping routes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE:LCC): The shares closed at $5.19, down $0.44, or 7.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $841.36 million. About the company: US Airways Group, Inc. is an air carrier that transports passengers, property, and mail. The Company provides regularly scheduled service at airports in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Caribbean, and Latin America. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Atlas Air Worldwide Hldgs (NASDAQ:AAWW): The shares closed at $36.71, down $2.41, or 6.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $965.55 million. About the company: Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc., and Polar Air Cargo, Inc. Atlas provides aircraft, crew, maintenance, and insurance freighter aircraft to major airlines around the world. Polar operates a global, scheduled-service network and serves substantially all major trade lanes of the world. The Company also provides commercial and military charter services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Gol Linhas Aereas (NYSE:GOL): The shares closed at $7.94, down $0.51, or 6.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.13 billion. 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL): The shares closed at $7.99, down $0.51, or 6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.77 billion. About the company: Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers, freight, and mail over a network of routes throughout the United States and internationally. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): The shares closed at $2.15, down $0.12, or 5.29%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $878.05 million. About the company: DryShips Inc. owns and operates drybulk carriers. Commodities transported by the Company consist of major bulks, which include iron ore, coal, and grain, and minor bulks such as bauxite, phosphate and steel products. The Company also owns Ultra Deep Water Rigs. 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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