While the S&P 500 grew 0.8%, the Consumer Cyclical sector (XLY) showed little movement during trading today.
Weyco Group (WEYS) was a major gainer in the sector, rising 7.1% (+$1.63) to close at $24.65 with 44,819 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $23 to $24.71. Shares price has risen $1.60 (6.9%) from $23.05 on June 15, 2012. R.G. Barry (DFZ) and Delta Apparel (DLA), in the same sector, also saw major gains today.
Federal-Mogul Corporation (FDML) rose 6.5% to close at $11.17, approaching its 50-day moving average of $11.23. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $14.44. Culp (MHK) fell 1.7% to close at $10.20, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $10.01. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $64.01.
Stoneridge (SRI) was one of the sector's big losers, as its price dropped 5% (-34 cents) to close at $6.49. 373,284 shares of the stock moved. The stock traded between $6.25 and $6.85.