During trading today, both the Consumer Cyclical sector (XLY) and the S&P500 showed little movement.
LeapFrog (LF) was a major gainer in the sector, rising 7.4% (+83 cents) to close at $12.09 with 1.3 million shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $11.27 to $12.13. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $1.98 (19.6%) from a price of $10.11 on June 28, 2012.
Tesla Motors (TSLA) was one of the sector's big losers, as its price dropped 7.3% (-$2.16) to close at $27.35. 2.1 million shares of the stock moved. The stock traded between $27.21 and $30.25. The stock has fallen over the last three months, dropping $6.59 (-19.4%) from $33.94 on May 2, 2012.
TRW Automotive Holdings (TRW) rose 5.5% to close at $36.42, cross its 50-day moving average of $36.30 and 200-day moving average of $39.73. Tempur-Pedic International (TPX) declined 6% to close at $29.45, moving below its 50-day moving average of $26.44 and 200-day moving average of $51.82.
Titan International (TWI) rose 3.1% to close at $20.69, approaching its 50-day moving average of $22.34. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $23.38. CLARCOR (DW) fell 1.1% to close at $48.35, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $48.18. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $26.94.