Sector Review: Action in the Transportation Sector on Dec 8th

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

Gainers (% price change)

  • Capital Product Partners (NASDAQ:CPLP): The shares closed at $6.36, up $0.08, or 1.19%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $296.34 million. About the company: Capital Product Partners LP is an international owner of product tankers. The Company charters its vessels under medium to long-term time and bareboat charters to large charterers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX): The shares closed at $7.94, up $0.07, or 0.89%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $183.22 million. About the company: Diana Shipping Inc. owns and operates a fleet of dry bulk carriers. The company transports iron ore, grain and other dry cargoes along worldwide shipping routes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:RLOG): The shares closed at $6.54, up $0.03, or 0.46%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $115.57 million. About the company: Rand Logistics, Inc. offers marine shipping services. The Company transports freight between United States and Canadian ports on the Great Lakes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Copa Holdings, S.A. (NYSE:CPA): The shares closed at $64.28, up $0.2, or 0.31%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $2.85 billion. About the company: Copa Holdings SA provides international airline passenger and cargo service. The Company provides scheduled flights to countries in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean. The Company also has codeshare arrangements with Continental Airlines. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Frontline Ltd. (NYSE:FRO): The shares closed at $3.35, down $0.33, or 8.97%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $260.83 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 >>
  • SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ:SKYW): The shares closed at $11.63, down $0.95, or 7.55%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $589.91 million. About the company: SkyWest, Inc. operates regional airlines that offer scheduled passenger service to destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Saia Inc. (NASDAQ:SAIA): The shares closed at $12.10, down $0.95, or 7.28%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $192.85 million. About the company: Saia, Inc. provides trucking transportation to the retail, petrochemical, and manufacturing industries. The Company offers regional, interregional, and national less-than-truckload services, and selected truckload services across the United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS): The shares closed at $2.34, down $0.17, or 6.77%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $955.64 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 >>
  • UTi Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:UTIW): The shares closed at $13.15, down $0.87, or 6.21%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $1.35 billion. About the company: UTI Worldwide, Inc. is a global, non-asset-based supply chain management business providing supply chain logistics services and planning and optimization solutions. The Company’s services include freight forwarding, customs brokerage, and warehousing services such as the coordination of shipping and the storage of raw materials, supplies, components, and finished goods. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Most Actives (dollar volume)

  • United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS): The shares closed at $72.02, down $1.29, or 1.76%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $69.50 billion. About the company: United Parcel Service, Inc.(NYSE:UPS) delivers packages and documents throughout the United States and in other countries and territories. The Company also provides global supply chain services and less-than-truckload transportation, primarily in the U.S. UPS’s business consists of integrated air and ground pick-up and delivery network Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP): The shares closed at $100.37, down $2.15, or 2.1%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $48.49 billion. About the company: Union Pacific Corporation is a rail transportation company. The Company’s railroad hauls a variety of goods, including agricultural, automotive, and chemical products. Union Pacific offers long-haul routes from all major West Coast and Gulf Coast ports to eastern gateways as well as connects with Canada’s rail systems and serves the major gateways to Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX): The shares closed at $82.47, down $1.72, or 2.04%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $26.16 billion. About the company: FedEx Corp. delivers packages and freight to multiple countries and territories throught an integrated global network. The Company provides worldwide express delivery, ground small-parcel delivery, less-than-truckload freight delivery, supply chain management services, customs brokerage services, and trade facilitation and electronic commerce solutions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX): The shares closed at $21.04, down $0.48, or 2.23%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $22.09 billion. About the company: CSX Corporation is an international freight transportation company. The Company provides rail, intermodal, domestic container-shipping, barging, and contract logistics services around the world. CSX’s rail transportation services are provided principally throughout the eastern United States. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE:NSC): The shares closed at $73.04, down $1.7, or 2.27%, on the day. Its market capitalization is $24.55 billion. About the company: Norfolk Southern Corporation provides rail transportation services. The Company transports raw materials, intermediate products, and finished goods primarily in the Southeast, East, and Midwest and, via interchange with rail carriers, to and from the rest of the United States. Norfolk Southern also transports overseas freight through several Atlantic and Gulf Coast ports 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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