Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 27th

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

Gainers (% price change)

Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO): The shares closed at $4.67, up $0.47, or 11.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $363.60 million. About the company: Frontline Limited owns a fleet of very large crude carriers and Suezmax tankers that transport crude oil and oil products between ports. The Company’s vessels are managed by ship management companies. Frontline conducts activities worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Grupo Aeroportuario del (NYSE:ASR): The shares closed at $55.67, up $0.89, or 1.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.67 billion. About the company: Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste S.A.B. de C.V. operates airports in Mexico. The Company holds 50 year concessions, beginning in 1998, to manage airports in Cancun, Cozumel, Merida, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Huatulco, Tapachula, Minatitlan, and Villahermosa. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Forward Air Corporation (NASDAQ:FWRD): The shares closed at $33.07, up $0.42, or 1.29%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $944.07 million. About the company: Forward Air Corporation provides transportation services to air freight forwarders, air cargo carriers, and domestic and international airlines. The Company also operates a truckload business that is an irregular route, high service-level carrier that transports a wide range of commodities in both interstate and intrastate commerce. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Expeditors Intl. of (NASDAQ:EXPD): The shares closed at $41.56, up $0.49, or 1.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $8.81 billion. About the company: Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. is a global logistics company. The Company provides air and ocean freight forwarding, vendor consolidation, customs clearance, marine insurance, distribution, and other international logistics services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Teekay Offshore Partners (NYSE:TOO): The shares closed at $26.56, up $0.31, or 1.18%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.69 billion. About the company: Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. provides marine transportation and storage services to the offshore oil industry. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLOG): The shares closed at $6.18, down $0.41, or 6.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $109.21 million. About the company: Rand Logistics, Inc. offers marine shipping services. The Company transports freight between United States and Canadian ports on the Great Lakes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): The shares closed at $2.05, down $0.1, or 4.65%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $837.21 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 >>

US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE:LCC): The shares closed at $5.40, down $0.22, or 3.91%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $875.41 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 >>

Overseas Shipholding (NYSE:OSG): The shares closed at $10.70, down $0.37, or 3.34%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $326.02 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 >>

Danaos Corporation (NYSE:DAC): The shares closed at $3.50, down $0.12, or 3.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $381.51 million. About the company: Danaos Corporation owns a fleet of containerships. The Company charters these vessels to liner companies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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