The Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector (XLP) showed little movement while the S&P 500 gained 0.3% during trading today.
Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU) rose 3.4% to close at $64.50, cross its 50-day moving average of $64.28 and 200-day moving average of $66.46.
ConAgra Foods (SBUX) fell 0.5% to close at $25.81, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $25.19. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $51.83.
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory (RMCF) was a significant gainer in the sector, rising 9.4%. The stock closed at $12.58 with 41,634 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $11.55 to $12.88.
Le Gaga Holdings Ltd ADR (GAGA) was a major loser in the sector, falling 8.2% (-40 cents) to close at $4.50 with 14,753 shares moving. The stock traded between $4.25 and $4.94.