Sector Review: Action in the Capital Goods Sector on Nov 25th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Embraer SA (NYSE:ERJ): The shares closed at $23.79, up $0.82, or 3.57%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $4.30 billion. About the company: Embraer SA manufactures and markets commercial, corporate, and defense aircraft. The Company also provides maintenance and repair services and markets spare parts for its jets. Embraer markets its aircraft to commercial airlines mainly in the United States and Europe and to governments in Europe and Latin America. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE:LMT): The shares closed at $75.39, up $1.44, or 1.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $24.39 billion. About the company: Lockheed Martin Corporation is a global security company that primarily researches, designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates advanced technology products and services. The Company’s businesses span space, telecommunications, electronics, information and services, aeronautics, energy, and systems integration. Lockheed Martin operates worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM): The shares closed at $71.65, up $1.17, or 1.66%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.27 billion. About the company: Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. produces aggregates for the construction industry, including highways, infrastructure, commercial, and residential. The Company also manufactures and markets magnesia-based products, including heat-resistant refractory products for the steel industry, chemical products for industrial and environmental uses, and dolomitic lime. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • China Yuchai Intl. Ltd. (NYSE:CYD): The shares closed at $14.07, up $0.2, or 1.44%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $524.36 million. About the company: China Yuchai International Limited is a holding company. Through its subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited (Yuchai), manufactures, assembles, and sells diesel engines in China. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO): The shares closed at $23.73, up $0.32, or 1.37%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.33 billion. About the company: Thor Industries, Inc. produces and sells a wide range of recreation vehicles, as well as small and mid-size buses. The Company markets its products through independent dealers located throughout the United States and Canada. Thor’s products are sold under the Airstream Classic, Dutchmen, Skamper, Infinity, Four Winds, Citation, Signature, and other names. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Cemex SAB de CV (NYSE:CX): The shares closed at $3.48, down $0.28, or 7.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $3.55 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Smith & Wesson Holding (NASDAQ:SWHC): The shares closed at $2.72, down $0.18, or 6.21%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $175.74 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. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • PMFG Inc (NASDAQ:PMFG): The shares closed at $20.26, down $1.32, or 6.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $358.11 million. About the company: PMFG Inc. is a provider of custom engineered systems and products designed to help ensure that the delivery of energy is safe, efficient and clean. The Company primarily serves the markets for power generation, natural gas infrastructure and petrochemical processing. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • American Woodmark Corp. (NASDAQ:AMWD): The shares closed at $11.00, down $0.71, or 6.06%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $157.46 million. About the company: American Woodmark Corporation manufactures kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction markets. The Company offers a wide variety of cabinet lines differing by design, material, and finishes. American Woodmark’s products are sold throughout the United States through independent distributors and directly to home centers, builders, and home manufacturers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Fuel Tech Inc. (NASDAQ:FTEK): The shares closed at $5.23, down $0.31, or 5.6%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $124.31 million. About the company: Fuel Tech, Inc. develops and commercializes air pollution control technologies and provides engineering services. The Company’s NOxOUT process is used in the development of post-combustion nitrogen oxide control systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): The shares closed at $86.72, down $1.04, or 1.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $56.07 billion. About the company: Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets construction, mining, agricultural, and forestry machinery. The Company also manufactures engines and other related parts for its equipment, and offers financing and insurance. Caterpillar distributes its products through a worldwide organization of dealers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Deere & Company (NYSE:DE): The shares closed at $73.64, down $1.08, or 1.45%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $30.48 billion. About the company: Deere & Company manufactures and distributes a range of agricultural, construction and forestry, and commercial and consumer equipment. The Company supplies replacement parts for its own products and for those of other manufacturers. Deere also provides product and parts financing services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE:LMT): The shares closed at $75.39, up $1.44, or 1.95%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $24.39 billion. About the company: Lockheed Martin Corporation is a global security company that primarily researches, designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates advanced technology products and services. The Company’s businesses span space, telecommunications, electronics, information and services, aeronautics, energy, and systems integration. Lockheed Martin operates worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): The shares closed at $62.78, up $0.42, or 0.67%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $46.66 billion. About the company: The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, and markets commercial jet aircraft, as well as provides related support services to the commercial airline industry worldwide. The Company also researches, develops, produces, modifies, and supports information, space, and defense systems, including military aircraft, helicopters and space and missile systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Goodrich Corporation (NYSE:GR): The shares closed at $122.50, down $0.05, or 0.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $15.34 billion. About the company: Goodrich Corporation supplies aerospace components, systems, and services to customers located worldwide. The Company manufactures various aerostructures, aircraft evacuation systems, passenger restraint systems, sensor systems, pump and engine controls, de-icing systems, and other products. Goodrich serves the commercial, military, general aviation, and space industries. 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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