Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 5th

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 $3.54, up $0.5, or 16.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $275.62 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 >>
  • Ship Finance Intl. Ltd. (NYSE:SFL): The shares closed at $11.52, up $1.1, or 10.56%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $911.52 million. About the company: Ship Finance International Ltd. owns, and charters out, ships. The Company’s fleet includes crude oil tankers, oil/bulk/ore vessels, dry bulk carriers, and jack up oil rigs. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Nordic American Tanker (NYSE:NAT): The shares closed at $12.75, up $0.8, or 6.69%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $603.06 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 >>
  • Patriot Transportation (NASDAQ:PATR): The shares closed at $22.35, up $1.39, or 6.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $207.41 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 >>
  • JetBlue Airways Corp. (NASDAQ:JBLU): The shares closed at $4.70, up $0.26, or 5.86%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.40 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)

  • Navios Maritime Hldgs (NYSE:NM): The shares closed at $3.81, down $0.09, or 2.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $387.42 million. About the company: Navios Maritime Holdings, Inc. offers maritime freight transportation services. The Company specializes in worldwide carriage, trading, storage and related logistics of international bulk cargoes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK): The shares closed at $7.58, down $0.02, or 0.26%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $272.62 million. About the company: Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd. offers shipping services. The Company’s drybulk carrier ships transport iron ore, coal, grain, steel, and other products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Knightsbridge Tankers Ltd (NASDAQ:VLCCF): The shares closed at $15.57, down $0.03, or 0.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $380.31 million. About the company: Knightsbridge Tankers Ltd. acquires, owns, leases, and charters double hull Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC). 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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