Capital Goods Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Oct 12th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX): The shares closed at $3.44, up $0.54, or 18.62%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.51 billion. About the company: Cemex SAB de CV is a building products company. The Company produces, distributes, and markets cement, ready-mix concrete, aggregates, and related building materials. Cemex operates throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.
  • Flow International Corp. (NASDAQ:FLOW): The shares closed at $2.43, up $0.26, or 11.98%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $115.96 million. About the company: Flow International Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services ultrahigh-pressure waterjet cutting and cleaning systems, specialized robotics systems, and food safety applications. The Company’s waterjet systems are used to cut both metallic and nonmetallic materials in many industry segments, including the aerospace, automotive, food, and paper industries.
  • AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAON): The shares closed at $18.78, up $1.1, or 6.22%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $463.14 million. About the company: AAON, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets commercial rooftop air-conditioning, heating and heat recovery equipment, and air-conditioning coils. The Company’s products serve the commercial and industrial new construction and replacement markets.
  • Columbus McKinnon Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCO): The shares closed at $12.76, up $0.65, or 5.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $246.10 million. About the company: Columbus McKinnon Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes a variety of material handling, lifting, and positioning products. The Company’s products are sold to distributors and end-users in the general manufacturing, crane building, mining, construction, transportation, entertainment, power generation, agriculture, marine, lodging, and medical markets.
  • Gafisa SA (NYSE:GFA): The shares closed at $6.52, up $0.33, or 5.33%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.41 billion. About the company: Gafisa S.A. acquires, operates, and develops real estate. The Company also operates in the civil engineering and construction sector.

Losers (% price change)

  • Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (NYSE:DRC): The shares closed at $46.49, down $1.06, or 2.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.71 billion. About the company: Dresser-Rand Group, Inc. manufactures equipment for the oil and natural gas industries. The Company manufactures oil and gas production, high-pressure field injection, pipeline, refinery, natural gas processing, and petrochemical production equipment.
  • Smith & Wesson Holding (NASDAQ:SWHC): The shares closed at $2.92, down $0.05, or 1.68%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $188.67 million. About the company: Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation produces handguns, law enforcement products, and firearm safety and security products. The Company also manufactures handcuffs, and markets Smith & Wesson branded bicycles, apparel, and other products. Smith & Wesson’s products are sold to law enforcement personnel, military personnel, target shooters, and collectors throughout the world.
  • Intermec Inc. (NYSE:IN): The shares closed at $7.39, down $0.1, or 1.34%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $440.39 million. About the company: Intermec Inc. is a pure Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) vendor.
  • Metso Oyj (MXCYY): The shares closed at $6.50, down $0.06, or 0.91%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $259.38 million.
  • Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF): The shares closed at $9.02, down $0.08, or 0.88%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $570.85 million. About the company: Griffon Corporation manufactures building products, specialty plastic films, and electronic information and communication systems. The Company’s products include garage doors, materials for disposable diapers, disposable health care products, sensor systems, and information and command and control systems. Griffon sells its products in the United States.

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

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