Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 1st

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): The shares closed at $2.50, up $0.25, or 11.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.02 billion. 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 >>
  • Gol Linhas Aereas (NYSE:GOL): The shares closed at $7.99, up $0.41, or 5.41%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.14 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 $8.52, up $0.4, or 4.93%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.22 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 >>
  • US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE:LCC): The shares closed at $4.94, up $0.22, or 4.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $800.83 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 >>
  • JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU): The shares closed at $4.30, up $0.18, or 4.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.28 billion. About the company: JetBlue Airways Corporation provides nonstop passenger flight service through its Airbus A320 aircraft. The Company’s airline is based in New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport and currently flies to various destinations in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • UTi Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:UTIW): The shares closed at $13.51, down $2.05, or 13.17%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.39 billion. 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Patriot Transportation (NASDAQ:PATR): The shares closed at $20.82, down $1.96, or 8.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $193.21 million. About the company: Patriot Transportation Holding, Inc. operates transportation and real estate businesses. The Company hauls liquid and dry bulk commodities by motor carrier and serves the flatbed portion of the trucking industry. Patriot also acquires, constructs, leases, operates, and manages land and buildings to generate both current cash flows and long-term capital appreciation. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Atlas Air Worldwide Hldgs (NASDAQ:AAWW): The shares closed at $40.07, down $2.18, or 5.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.05 billion. 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 >>
  • Overseas Shipholding (NYSE:OSG): The shares closed at $10.01, down $0.54, or 5.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $304.95 million. About the company: Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. maintains a fleet of marine transport vessels. The Company charters its ships to oil majors, traders and United States and international governmental agencies. OSG’s ships transport crude oil, refined petroleum products and gas. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Nordic American Tanker (NYSE:NAT): The shares closed at $11.89, down $0.64, or 5.11%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $562.38 million. About the company: Nordic American Tanker Shipping Limited is a shipping company that owns and charters Suezmax tankers for oil transportation. The Company’s ships are all active in the spot freight market. 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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