Published August 07, 2012
The Consumer Cyclical sector (XLY) showed little change during trading today while the S&P 500 rose 0.5%.
The ETF, as a proxy for the sector, tracked closer to the overall market today than over the past week. Entering today's trading, XLY was up 3.1% over the last seven trading days while the S&P 500 climbed 1.9%.
Movado Group (MOV) was a major gainer in the sector, rising 13.5% (+$3.06) to close at $25.78 with 304,838 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $23.16 to $25.82. The stock has seen some positive movement recently as shares are up $2.34 (10%) from a price of $23.44 on July 31, 2012. Deckers Outdoor (DECK) was another big mover, climbing $2.87 (+6.8%) to a closing price of $45.01.
American DG Energy (ADGE) was a major loser in the sector, falling 7% (-14 cents) to close at $1.86 with 45,172 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $1.80 to $2.
Heelys (HLYS) declined 3.7% to close at $1.84, moving below its 50-day moving average of $1.90 and 200-day moving average of $2.08. PVH (PVH) climbed 6.8% to close at $84.25, moving past its 200-day moving average of $80.69.
Tesla Motors (TSLA) rose 7% to close at $30.25, approaching its 50-day moving average of $30.36. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $31.43. Hooker Furniture Corporation (HOFT) fell 2.2% to close at $12.04, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $11.70. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $11.93.
Wolverine World Wide (WWW) hit a new 52-week high today, reaching $46.87 to top the previous high of $45.84.
Deer Consumer Products (DEER) hit a new 52-week low today, hitting $2.11 to fall below the previous low of $2.25.