The services sector closed the day down 4.8%. National American University Holdings Inc ( NAUH), TBS International ( TBSI), PokerTek Inc ( PTEK), and Pointer Telocation ( PNTR) were all winners today within the services sector with Regal Entertainment Group ( RGC) being today's featured services winner. Regal Entertainment Group rose 29 cents (2.5%) to $12.03 on average volume. Throughout the day, 3.6 million shares of Regal Entertainment Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.5 million shares.

Regal Entertainment Group, through its subsidiaries, operates a theatre circuit in the United States. Regal Entertainment Group has a market cap of $1.9 billion and is part of the media industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 27.4, above the average media industry P/E ratio of 26.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are unchanged year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Regal Entertainment Group as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, poor profit margins and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share.

On the negative front, Media General Inc ( MEG), AMR ( AMR), ChinaCast Education Corporation ( CAST), and Dex One ( DEXO) were all losers within the services sector with Delta Air Lines Inc ( DAL) being today's services sector Loser Spotlight stock.

For investors not wanting singular stock exposure, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the services sector could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services ( IYC) while those bearish on the services sector could consider ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers ( SCC).
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