Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 15th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAK): The shares closed at $9.94, up $0.45, or 4.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $103.94 million. About the company: USA Truck, Inc. is a medium haul, common, and contract carrier specializing in truckload quantities of general commodities. The Company operates in the continental United States, as well as in parts of Canada and Mexico. USA Truck transports a variety of products including automotive parts and materials, tires, paper, glass, chemicals, retail store merchandise, and aluminum. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Atlas Air Worldwide Hldgs (NASDAQ:AAWW): The shares closed at $39.23, up $1.77, or 4.73%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.03 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 >>
  • China Southern Airlines (NYSE:ZNH): The shares closed at $27.56, up $1.21, or 4.59%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $6.24 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 >>
  • Republic Airways Hldgs (NASDAQ:RJET): The shares closed at $4.10, up $0.14, or 3.54%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $198.14 million. About the company: Republic Airways Holdings Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides passenger services. The company operates as US Airways Express, America West Express, and American Connection. Republic provides US Airways, American and America West with portions of their regional service, including service out of Boston, Columbus, Indianapolis, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and St Louis. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Air Methods Corporation (NASDAQ:AIRM): The shares closed at $79.94, up $2.62, or 3.39%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.02 billion. About the company: Air Methods Corporation provides aeromedical emergency transport services and systems throughout North America. The Company provides transportation services to hospitals throughout the U.S. In addition, Air Methods designs, manufactures, and installs medical aircraft interiors and other aerospace products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK): The shares closed at $15.51, down $1.48, or 8.71%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $415.27 million. About the company: Star Bulk Carriers Corp owns and operates a fleet of dry bulk carriers. The Company’s vessels transport major bulks, which include iron ore, coal and grain and minor bulks such as bauxite, phosphate and steel products. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE:GBX): The shares closed at $22.25, down $1.04, or 4.47%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $559.78 million. About the company: The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. supplies transportation equipment and services to the railroad and related industries. The Company’s manufacturing segment produces railcars and marine vessels. Greenbrier also provides repair and refurbishment for intermodal and conventional railcars. In addition, the Company provides complementary leasing and services activities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Grupo Aeroportuario del (NASDAQ:OMAB): The shares closed at $13.10, down $0.55, or 4.03%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $555.00 million. About the company: Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V. (OMA) operates international airports in the northern and central regions of Mexico. The airports serve Monterrey, Acapulco, Mazatlan, Zihuatanejo and several other regional centers and border cities. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE:LCC): The shares closed at $4.78, down $0.2, or 4.02%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $774.90 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 >>
  • Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX): The shares closed at $8.27, down $0.27, or 3.16%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $190.84 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 >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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