Winning and Losing Stocks in the Services Sector for the Week Ending Dec 9th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about winning and losing stocks in the Services (NYSE:IYC) sector for the week ending Dec 9th, 2011:

Gainers (% price change)

  • AMR Corporation (NYSE:AMR): The shares closed at $0.65, up $0.37, or 130.3%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $254.77 million. About the company: AMR Corporation operates an airline that provides scheduled passenger, freight, and mail service throughout North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, and the Pacific. The Company also provides connecting service throughout the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean. In addition, AMR provides aviation services, call center management services, and investment advisory services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Talbots Inc. (NYSE:TLB): The shares closed at $2.83, up $1.16, or 69.75%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $194.45 million. About the company: The Talbots, Inc. is an international specialty retailer and direct marketer of women’s apparel, accessories, and shoes. The Company operates stores in the United States and Canada. Talbots also retails products over the Internet and through its catalog. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI): The shares closed at $2.36, up $0.8, or 50.88%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $146.91 million. About the company: The McClatchy Company publishes daily and non-daily newspapers located in western coastal states, North and South Carolina, and Minnesota. The Company also owns and operates other media-related businesses, including a national online publishing operation, as well as a national newspaper marketing company. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. (NYSE:MSO): The shares closed at $4.38, up $1.38, or 45.86%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $233.67 million. About the company: Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. creates original how-to content and related products for homemakers and other consumers. The Company markets its brand name across a broad range of media and retail outlets. Martha Stewart provides information on a variety of subjects including home, cooking and entertaining, gardening, crafts, holidays, household maintenance, and weddings. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • General Employment Enterprises Inc. (AMEX:JOB): The shares closed at $0.33, up $0.09, or 36%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $6.95 million. About the company: General Employment Enterprises, Inc. provides professional staffing services in the areas of information technology, engineering, and accounting. The Company offers full-time and contract employee placement. General Employment operates in the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Pinnacle Airlines Corp. (NASDAQ:PNCL): The shares closed at $1.39, down $0.55, or 28.5%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $28.31 million. About the company: Pinnacle Airlines Corporation is a holding company that operates through its wholly owned subsidiaries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Peoples Educational Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEDH): The shares closed at $0.57, down $0.22, or 27.71%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $2.68 million. About the company: Peoples Educational Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary, publishes supplemental educational materials for students in grades pre-K through 12. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:YRCW): The shares closed at $0.03, down $0.01, or 25%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $61.62 million. About the company: YRC Worldwide, Inc. offers freight transportation services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Zanett Inc. (NASDAQ:ZANE): The shares closed at $0.29, down $0.07, or 20%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $2.6 million. About the company: Zanett, Inc. is building the IT Commonwealth by acquiring information technology consulting firms that serve Fortune 500 companies and governmental agencies. The IT Commonwealth members provide services that help their clients use technology to make core business transactions more efficient, manage knowledge and information or facilitate enterprise procurement and communications. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Dex One Corporation (NYSE:DEXO): The shares closed at $1.40, down $0.33, or 18.9%, on the week. Its market capitalization is $66.81 million. About the company: Dex One Corporation offers business advertising services. The Company publishes yellow and white pages telephone directories, operates a yellow pages Internet website, offers mobile and voice search services, offers pay-per-click advertising services, and operates an Internet business search engine. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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