Published July 06, 2012
During trading today, the S&P 500 dropped 1%, and the Consumer Cyclical sector (XLY) showed little change.
Navistar International Corporation (NAV) was a major loser in the sector, falling 15.2% (-$4.37) to close at $24.42 with 7.3 million shares moving. The stock traded between $24.04 and $27.91. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $12.81 (-34.4%) from $37.23 on April 10, 2012.
The Dixie Group (DXYN) was a significant gainer in the sector, rising 8.7%. The stock closed at $3.89 with 15,107 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $3.36 to $3.89. Heelys (HLYS) was another big mover, climbing 11 cents (+6%) to a closing price of $1.93.
Crocs (CROX) fell 5.7% to close at $16, crossing its 50-day moving average of $16.37. Meanwhile, Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies (QTWW) climbed 7.3% to close at 86 cents, moving past its 200-day moving average of 83 cents.
Oshkosh Corporation (UA) fell 4% to close at $20.75, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $20.59. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $91.19.
Visteon Corporation (VC) hit a new 52-week low today, hitting $35.62 to fall below the previous low of $35.72.