Leggett & Platt Inc. (LEG): Today's Featured Consumer Durables Winner
Leggett & Platt (LEG) pushed the Consumer Durables industry higher today making it today's featured consumer durables winner. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.1%. By the end of trading, Leggett & Platt rose 38 cents (1.8%) to $21.85 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 3.2 million shares of Leggett & Platt exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of two million shares. The stock ranged in a price between $21.54-$21.88 after having opened the day at $21.58 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $21.47. Other companies within the Consumer Durables industry that increased today were: iRobot Corporation (IRBT), up 18%, Tempur-Pedic International (TPX), up 9.4%, Sealy (ZZ), up 4.5%, and Whirlpool Corporation (WHR), up 3.8%.
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