During trading today, the Consumer Cyclical sector (XLY) showed little change while the S&P 500 fell 0.8%.
Although it moved in the opposite direction of the market, the ETF tracked closer to the overall market today than it has over the past week. Going into trading today, XLY was down 0.6% over the last seven trading days. The S&P 500, in comparison, was down 0.9%.
Navistar International Corporation (NAV) was one of the sector's big losers, as its price dropped 7.1% (-$1.78) to close at $23.13. 2.2 million shares of the stock moved. The stock traded in a range of $22.95 to $24.73. The stock is down over the last three months, having fallen $6.10 (-20.9%) from $29.23 on May 29, 2012.
Supreme Industries (STS) was a significant gainer in the sector, rising 6.4%. The stock closed at $4 with 21,758 shares moving. The stock traded in a range of $3.80 to $4. Cybex International (CYBI) was another big mover, climbing 8 cents (+6.4%) to a closing price of $1.34.
Motorcar Parts of America (MPAA) rose 4.9% to close at $4.53, cross its 50-day moving average of $4.36 and 200-day moving average of $6.04. Vera Bradley (VRA) declined 6.5% to close at $24.85, moving below its 50-day moving average of $23.12 and 200-day moving average of $26.35.
Crocs (LVB) fell 4.5% to close at $16.31, moving closer to its 50-day moving average of $15.93. Also, the stock moved closer to its 200-day moving average of $24.54.