Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 6th

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 $4.20, up $0.66, or 18.64%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $327.01 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 >>
  • Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK): The shares closed at $8.03, up $0.45, or 5.94%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $288.80 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 >>
  • Ship Finance Intl. Ltd. (NYSE:SFL): The shares closed at $12.14, up $0.62, or 5.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $960.58 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 >>
  • Danaos Corporation (NYSE:DAC): The shares closed at $3.55, up $0.13, or 3.82%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $386.96 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 >>
  • Nordic American Tanker (NYSE:NAT): The shares closed at $13.22, up $0.47, or 3.69%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $625.29 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 >>

Losers (% price change)

  • China Eastern Airlines (NYSE:CEA): The shares closed at $19.62, down $0.91, or 4.43%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.42 billion. About the company: China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited provides passenger and cargo airline services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • China Southern Airlines (NYSE:ZNH): The shares closed at $26.46, down $0.86, or 3.15%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.99 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 >>
  • American Railcar (NASDAQ:ARII): The shares closed at $23.54, down $0.63, or 2.61%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $502.63 million. About the company: American Railcar Industries, Inc. manufactures railroad rolling stock. The Company produces and repairs covered hopper and tank railcars, and offers fleet management services. American Railcar markets its products to companies that lease the cars to third parties, shippers, and railroads. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Quality Distribution, Inc (NASDAQ:QLTY): The shares closed at $10.25, down $0.25, or 2.38%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $244.21 million. About the company: Quality Distribution Inc. operates a dedicated bulk tank network across North America. The Company transports a broad range of chemical products and also provides transportation management, transloading, tank cleaning, dry-bulk handling, and other logistical services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU): The shares closed at $67.79, down $1.38, or 2%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $7.45 billion. About the company: Kansas City Southern, through its subsidiary, is the holding company for transportation segment subsidiaries and affiliates. The Company operates a railroad system that provides shippers with rail freight services in commercial and industrial markets of the United States and Mexico. 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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