Published August 14, 2012
During trading today, both the Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector (XLP) and the S&P500 showed little movement.
Overhill Farms (OFI) was a major gainer in the sector, rising 15.8% (+63 cents) to close at $4.61 with 103,299 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $4.35 to $4.69. The stock has seen some positive movement recently as shares are up 67 cents (17%) from a price of $3.94 on August 7, 2012.
Ocean Bio-Chem (OBCI) was a major loser in the sector. Its price dropped 11.7% (-25 cents) to close at $1.88, as 57,306 shares moved. The stock traded between $1.82 and $2.01.
Alico (ALCO) rose 2.2% to close at $29.70, cross its 50-day moving average of $29.60 and 200-day moving average of $25.39. Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) declined 6.6% to close at $22.85, moving below its 50-day moving average of $20.75 and 200-day moving average of $34.74.
Constellation Brands (STZ) hit a new 52-week high today, reaching $31 to top the previous high of $30.09.