The Consumer Cyclical sector (XLY) showed little movement on a trading day that saw S&P 500 fall 0.7%.
As a proxy for the sector, the ETF tracked closer to the overall market today than over the past month. Entering today's trading, XLY was down 0.5% over the last thirty trading days while the S&P 500 climbed 1.2%.
Increasing 15.4% (+$3.84) to close at $28.72, Dorman Products (DORM) was a major gainer in the sector. Today, 434,792 shares traded hands. The stock traded in a range of $24.68 to $29.19.
Movado Group (MOV) fell 4.6% to close at $23.44, crossing its 50-day moving average of $24.48. Meanwhile, Wacoal Holdings Corporation (WACLY) climbed 2.6% to close at $59.41, moving past its 200-day moving average of $58.46.
Meritor (MTOR) rose 6.4% to close at $4.68, approaching its 50-day moving average of $4.78. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $6.03. Fossil (MHK) fell 4.2% to close at $71.69, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $70.95. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $66.05.
G-III Apparel Group (GIII) was a major loser in the sector, falling 6.4% (-$1.67) to close at $24.57 with 109,653 shares moving. The stock traded between $24.52 and $26.10. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $1.89 (-7.1%) from a price of $26.46 on May 3, 2012.