Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our modelHillshire Brands (HSH) pushed the Consumer Goods sector higher today making it today's featured consumer goods winner. The sector as a whole closed the day down 0.1%. By the end of trading, Hillshire Brands rose $0.57 (1.6%) to $35.76 on light volume. Throughout the day, 629,138 shares of Hillshire Brands exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,262,600 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $35.15-$35.90 after having opened the day at $35.24 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $35.19. Other companies within the Consumer Goods sector that increased today were: Tesla Motors (TSLA), up 14.4%, Castle Brands Incorporated (ROX), up 8.8%, Orient Paper (ONP), up 8.4% and Summer Infant (SUMR), up 8.0%.
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