Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link.VMware (VMW) pushed the Computer Software & Services industry higher today making it today's featured computer software & services winner. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.8%. By the end of trading, VMware rose $0.87 (1.0%) to $84.31 on light volume. Throughout the day, 1,443,584 shares of VMware exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2,403,300 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $83.30-$85.35 after having opened the day at $83.30 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $83.44. Other companies within the Computer Software & Services industry that increased today were: Astea International (ATEA), up 18.9%, XRS (XRSC), up 14.2%, Mediabistro (MBIS), up 5.6% and Webmedia Brands (WEBM), up 5.6%.
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