More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.2%, the Nasdaq increased 0.4% and the S&P 500 pushed 0.2% higher.
Some of the biggest gainers among services stocks include:
- Brookfield Residential Propert (BRP): BRP stock is up 5.0% today on 3 times normal volume.
- Barnes & Noble (BKS): BKS stock is up 2.7% today.
- Dominion Midstream Partners LP (DM): DM stock is up 2.1% today.
- E-House [China] Holdings (EJ): EJ stock is up 2.9% today.
- Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings (CCO): CCO stock is up 2.5% today.
- Big Lots (BIG): BIG stock is up 2.3% today.
- Boyd Gaming Corp (BYD): BYD stock is up 1.2% today.
- Bj’s Restaurants (BJRI): BJRI stock is up 0.5% today.
- Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MPEL): MPEL stock is up 0.2% today.
- Ann Inc (ANN): ANN stock is up 1.6% today.
Some of the biggest losers among services stocks include:
- Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc (IVR): IVR stock is down 3.6% today.
- J.C. Penney Company Inc (JCP): JCP stock is down 3.0% today.
- Alexander’s Inc (ALX): ALX stock is down 2.3% today.
- Sk Telecom Corp (SKM): SKM stock is down 2.3% today.
- Media General (MEG): MEG stock is down 1.3% today.
- Korea Telecom Corp (KT): KT stock is down 2.1% today.
- Redwood Trust (RWT): RWT stock is down 2.2% today.
- Meredith Corp (MDP): MDP stock is down 1.1% today.
- American Realty Capital Propert (ARCP): ARCP stock is down 1.7% today.
- Best Buy Co. (BBY): BBY stock is down 2.2% 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.