Hottest Capital Goods Stocks Now – XLS BECN FLIR VMC

Capital goods stocks rose broadly on Wall Street on Friday morning, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.1%, the Nasdaq fell 0.2% and the S&P 500 climbed 0.1%.

Some of the biggest gainers among capital goods stocks include:

  • Exelis Inc. Common Stock New Wh (XLS): XLS stock is up 36.4% today and up 35.4% in the last month.
  • Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN): BECN stock is up 5.1% today.
  • Flir Systems (FLIR): FLIR stock is up 4.4% today.
  • Vulcan Materials Company (VMC): VMC stock is up 2.9% today.
  • Harsco Corp (HSC): HSC stock is up 2.0% today.
  • Standard Pacific LP (SPF): SPF stock is up 3.2% today.
  • Terex Corp (TEX): TEX stock is up 1.6% today.
  • D.R. Horton (DHI): DHI stock is up 1.8% today.
  • KBR Inc (KBR): KBR stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Meritage Corp (MTH): MTH stock is up 1.3% today.

Some of the biggest losers among capital goods stocks include:

  • USG Corp (USG): USG stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Elbit Systems Ltd (ESLT): ESLT stock is down 2.5% today.
  • Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc (WAIR): WAIR stock is down 4.7% today.
  • CRH Plc (CRH): CRH stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Embraer-Empresa Brasileira De Aeronautica (ERJ): ERJ stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Simon Property Group (SPG): SPG stock is down 1.5% today.
  • Zebra Technologies Corp (ZBRA): ZBRA stock is down 0.7% today.
  • Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd (CSTE): CSTE stock is down 0.6% today.
  • Moog Inc (MOG.A): MOG.A stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Headwaters Inc (HW): HW stock is down 0.5% today.

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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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