On a trading day that saw the S&P 500 gain 1.1%, the Services sector (IYC) showed little change.
The ETF, as a proxy for the sector, tracked closer to the overall market today than over the past month. Entering today's trading, IYC was down 1.3% over the last thirty trading days while the S&P 500 climbed -2%.
Entertainment Gaming Asia (EGT) rose 298.2% to close at $2.69, cross its 50-day moving average of 80 cents and 200-day moving average of 50 cents.
Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL) rose 2.8% to close at $70.46, approaching its 50-day moving average of $74.28. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $74.21.
LiveDeal (LIVE) was one of the sector's big losers, as its price dropped 9.9% (-53 cents) to close at $4.82. 6,132 shares of the stock moved. The stock traded in a range of $4.82 to $5.30.
Increasing 7.3% (+$1.32) to close at $19.32, GeoEye (GEOY) was a major gainer in the sector. Today, 204,403 shares traded hands. The stock traded in a range of $18.02 to $19.42. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $4.41 (-18.6%) from $23.73 on March 15, 2012.
Monarch Casino & Resort (MCRI) hit a new 52-week low today, hitting $8.21 to fall below the previous low of $8.28.