Services stocks rose 0.6% on Wall Street on Wednesday.
More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.2%, the Nasdaq was down 1.1% and the S&P 500 fell 0.2%.
Some of the biggest gainers among services stocks include:
- Builders Firstsource (BLDR): BLDR stock is up 3.8%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
- Avis Budget Group (CAR): CAR stock is up 2.8% today.
- Weis Markets (WMK): WMK stock is up 2.8% today.
- Korn/Ferry International (KFY): KFY stock is up 2.5% today.
- Crown Media Holdings (CRWN): CRWN stock is up 2.4% today.
- Jack In The Box Inc (JACK): JACK stock is up 2.3% today.
- Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance (ULTA): ULTA stock is up 2.2% today.
- World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE): WWE stock is up 2.2% today.
- Vitamin Shoppe Inc (VSI): VSI stock is up 2.1% today.
- Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD): BWLD stock is up 2.1%, marking the fifth consecutive day the stock has increased.
Some of the biggest losers among services stocks include:
- Gannett Co. Inc (GCI): GCI stock is down 3.9% today.
- Groupon Inc (GRPN): GRPN stock is down 3.8%, marking the fourth consecutive day the stock has decreased.
- Box Inc (BOX): BOX stock is down 2.5% today on 3 times normal volume.
- America Movil S.A.B. De C.V. (AMX): AMX stock is down 2.3% today.
- Yandex N.V. (YNDX): YNDX stock is down 2.2% today.
- Gap Inc (GPS): GPS stock is down 2.1% today on 2 times normal volume.
- Iesi-Bfc Ltd (BIN): BIN stock is down 2.1% today.
- Orix Corp Ads (IX): IX stock is down 2.0% today.
- BCE Inc (BCE): BCE stock is down 2.0% today on 2 times normal volume.
- Oi S.A. Ads (OIBR): OIBR stock is down 1.9% 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.