Published August 08, 2012
The Services sector (IYC) showed little movement while the S&P 500 gained 0.1% during trading today.
Accretive Health (AH) was a major loser in the sector, falling 14.1% (-$1.81) to close at $11.04 with three million shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $10.92 to $12.50. Shares are down, having dropped $1.65 (-13%) from a price of $12.69 on August 1, 2012.
Kenexa Corporation (KNXA) was a significant gainer in the sector, rising 13.9%. The stock closed at $30.16 with 1.4 million shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $29.34 to $31.28. Shares are up, having risen $7.29 (31.9%) from a price of $22.87 on August 1, 2012.
Consolidated Graphics (CGX) declined 9.2% to close at $23.69, moving below its 50-day moving average of $25.91 and 200-day moving average of $35.83. Telephone and Data Systems (TDS) climbed 5.2% to close at $24.09, moving past its 200-day moving average of $23.22.
Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF) rose 3.1% to close at $30.92, approaching its 50-day moving average of $33.31. It has also moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $41.11. United States Cellular Corporation (USM) rose 2.6% to close at $38.05, getting closer to its 200-day moving average or $40.45.
Lamar Advertising (LAMR) hit a new 52-week high today, reaching $35.99 to top the previous high of $34.19.