On a trading day that saw the S&P 500 gain 1.8%, the Capital Goods sector (XLI) showed little change.
India Globalization Capital (IGC) was one of the sector's big losers, as its price dropped 13% (-3 cents) to close at 20 cents. 135,327 shares of the stock moved. The stock traded between 20 cents and 23 cents.
AMCOL International Corporation (ACO) was a major gainer in the sector, rising 10.2% (+$2.93) to close at $31.70 with 224,024 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $29 to $32. Share price is up $3.91 (14.1%) from $27.79 on June 27, 2012.
Donaldson Company (DCI) rose 6.5% to close at $35.45, cross its 50-day moving average of $33.41 and 200-day moving average of $46.37.
Tennant Company (TNC) rose 5.7% to close at $39.07, approaching its 50-day moving average of $39.53. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $41.40. Standard Pacific (GRC) fell 4.9% to close at $6.02, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $5.89. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $29.23.
Lindsay Corporation (LNN) hit a new 52-week high today, reaching $74.40 to top the previous high of $72.98.