Services stocks rose broadly 0.6% on Wall Street today.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.5%, the Nasdaq increased 0.2% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.5%.
Some of the biggest gainers among services stocks include:
- Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK): PNK stock is up 4.0% today.
- St. Joe Company (JOE): JOE stock is up 3.8%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Crown Media Holdings (CRWN): CRWN stock is up 3.4% today.
- Quad Graphics Inc (QUAD): QUAD stock is up 3.4% today on 3 times normal volume.
- Susser Holdings Corp (SUSS): SUSS stock is up 3.2% today.
- Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (KKD): KKD stock is up 3.2% today.
- China Unicom [Hong Kong] Ltd (CHU): CHU stock is up 3.2% today.
- Aercap Holdings N.V. (AER): AER stock is up 3.1% today.
- Orient-Express Hotels (OEH): OEH stock is up 3.1% today.
- China Telecom Corp Ltd (CHA): CHA stock is up 3.0% today on 2 times normal volume.
Some of the biggest losers among services stocks include:
- Towers Watson & Co (TW): TW stock is down 2.9% today.
- Firstservice Corp (FSRV): FSRV stock is down 1.7% today.
- Aruba Networks (ARUN): ARUN stock is down 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Heartland Payment Systems (HPY): HPY stock is down 1.0%, marking the sixth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Waste Connections Inc (WCN): WCN stock is down 1.0% today.
- Nortel Inversora Sa ADR (NTL): NTL stock is down 1.0% today.
- On Assignment (ASGN): ASGN stock is down 1.0% today.
- Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI): OHI stock is down 0.9% today.
- Groupon Inc (GRPN): GRPN stock is down 0.9% today.
- Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance (ULTA): ULTA stock is down 0.9% today.
And for more on the hot stocks moving most on Wall Street right now, check out our archive of daily market movers by sector here.
Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.