Published June 13, 2012
During trading today, both the Services sector (IYC) and the S&P500 showed little movement.
Casey's General Stores (CASY) was one of the sector's big losers, as its price dropped 12.9% (-$7.73) to close at $52.18. 2.2 million shares of the stock moved. The stock traded in a range of $51.94 to $56.05. The stock has seen some negative movement recently as shares are down $6.85 (-11.6%) from a price of $59.03 on June 6, 2012.
E Commerce China Dangdang (DANG) was a significant gainer in the sector, rising 10.3%. The stock closed at $5.87 with 1.7 million shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $5.23 to $5.87. The stock has been on a downward trajectory over the last two months, dipping $2.76 (-32%) from a price of $8.63 on April 16, 2012.
Food Technology Service (VIFL) rose 7.7% to close at $6.84, cross its 50-day moving average of $6.64 and 200-day moving average of $6.36. Blue Nile (NILE) declined 9.3% to close at $30.58, moving below its 50-day moving average of $31.06 and 200-day moving average of $34.62.
Mac-Gray Corporation (TUC) rose 5.3% to close at $12.90, approaching its 50-day moving average of $13.34. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $13.81.