Who Were the Outliers in the Consumer Space on September 13?



Price movements of the S&P 500 indexes

On September 13, 2016, the S&P Consumer Staples slightly outperformed the S&P 500 and the S&P Consumer Discretionary as a whole. The indexes had returns of -1.4%, -1.5%, and -1.5%, respectively.

The stocks in the S&P Consumer Staples had a year-to-date return of 4.4%. That’s much higher than -0.07% and 4.1% for the S&P Consumer Discretionary and the S&P 500, respectively.

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Top losers on September 13, 2016

The top-losing stocks as of September 13, 2016, were as follows:

  • Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF): fell 7.1%
  • Polaris Industries (PII): fell 2.5%
  • Under Armour (UA): fell 2.4%
  • Archer-Daniels Midland (ADM): fell 2.2%
  • Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB): fell 2.0%
  • Philip Morris International (PM): fell 1.7%
  • Altria Group (MO): fell 1.7%
  • PACCAR (PCAR): fell 1.4%
  • Silgan Holdings (SLGN): fell 1.1%
  • Sealed Air (SEE): fell 0.96%
  • Carlisle Companies (CSL): fell 0.95%
  • Reynolds American (RAI): fell 0.90%
  • Clorox (CLX): fell 0.77%
  • Berry Plastics Group (BERY): fell 0.16%

Top gainers on September 13, 2016

The top-gaining stocks as of September 13, 2016, were as follows:

  • Kate Spade (KATE): rose 0.82%
  • Thor Industries (THO): rose 0.06%

In this series, we’ll take a look at the above stocks’ performances, price movements, and latest quarterly results.

The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) tracks a market-cap-weighted index of consumer staples stocks drawn from the S&P 500. XLP is the ETF of consumer goods.

Let’s start with Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF).


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