Transportation Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Nov 21st

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Intl. Shipholding Corp. (NYSE:ISH): The shares closed at $18.39, up $0.4, or 2.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $132.93 million. About the company: International Shipholding Corporation operates a diversified fleet of vessels that provide maritime transportation service to commercial and governmental customers. The Company’s fleet consists of ocean-going vessels, towboats, river barges, and special purpose barges. International Shipholding operates around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Universal Truckload (NASDAQ:UACL): The shares closed at $13.30, up $0.13, or 0.99%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $206.88 million. About the company: Universal Truckload Services, Inc. provides non-asset based transportation services throughout the United States and in Canada. The Company primarily operates through a network of independent sales agents and owner-operators. Universal Truckload provides flatbed and dry van operations as well as intermodal support services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • J.B. Hunt Transport (NASDAQ:JBHT): The shares closed at $43.68, up $0.16, or 0.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $5.10 billion. About the company: J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. and its subsidiaries provide transportation and logistics services in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The Company transports a variety of products including automotive parts, department store merchandise, paper and wood products, food and beverages, plastics, chemicals, and manufacturing materials and supplies. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO): The shares closed at $5.20, down $0.59, or 10.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $404.86 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 >>
  • Overseas Shipholding (NYSE:OSG): The shares closed at $12.58, down $1.41, or 10.08%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $383.24 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 >>
  • Genco Shipping & Trading (NYSE:GNK): The shares closed at $8.11, down $0.61, or 7%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $291.69 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 >>
  • Arkansas Best Corporation (NASDAQ:ABFS): The shares closed at $18.17, down $1.17, or 6.05%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $461.92 million. About the company: Arkansas Best Corporation is a diversified holding company involved in motor carrier transportation and intermodal transportation operations. The Company transports a variety of goods around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): The shares closed at $2.40, down $0.14, or 5.51%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $980.15 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 >>

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

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