Sector Review: Action in the Capital Goods Sector on Jan 10th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in the Capital Goods (NYSE:XLI) sector:

Gainers (% price change)

Hardinge Inc. (NASDAQ:HDNG):

The shares closed at $9.31, up $0.69, or 8%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $108.55 million.

Saratoga Investment Corp. (NYSE:SAR):

The shares closed at $39.62, up $2.57, or 6.94%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.92 billion.

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF):

The shares closed at $3.96, up $0.25, or 6.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $785.94 million.

PMFG Inc (NASDAQ:PMFG):

The shares closed at $20.46, up $1.11, or 5.74%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $361.64 million.

The Ryland Group, Inc. (NYSE:RYL): Ryland Group pops after JP Morgan upped the shares to Overweight on valuation earlier today, citing its potential for above average order growth in 2012.

The shares closed at $17.91, up $0.93, or 5.48%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $795.45 million.

Losers (% price change)

Smith & Wesson Holding (NASDAQ:SWHC):

The shares closed at $4.67, down $0.09, or 1.79%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $302.94 million.

NCI Building Systems, Inc (NYSE:NCS):

The shares closed at $10.90, down $0.14, or 1.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $224.06 million.

Joy Global Inc. (NYSE:JOY):

The shares closed at $89.65, down $0.51, or 0.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $9.42 billion.

MSC Industrial Direct Co (NYSE:MSM):

The shares closed at $72.95, down $0.27, or 0.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.60 billion.

Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM):

The shares closed at $74.77, down $0.09, or 0.12%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.42 billion.

Most Actives (dollar volume)

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT):

The shares closed at $99.96, up $2.86, or 2.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $64.64 billion.

Deere & Company (NYSE:DE):

The shares closed at $83.75, up $1.02, or 1.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $33.85 billion.

The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): Air France (AFLYY.PK) finalizes a $6B booking for 25 Boeing 787 Dreamliners as part of an initial order of 50 planes that is split between the U.S. company and Airbus. Boeing disclosed the deal last week without naming the airline.

The shares closed at $75.00, up $0.47, or 0.63%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $55.74 billion.

Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI):

The shares closed at $98.73, up $2.52, or 2.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $19.04 billion.

Honeywell Intl. Inc. (NYSE:HON):

The shares closed at $56.58, up $0.94, or 1.69%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $43.76 billion.