Ku6 Media Co. Ltd. (KUTV): Today's Featured Media Loser

The media industry closed the day up 4%. Seven Arts Entertainment Inc ( SAPX), Private Media Group Inc ( PRVT), Charm Communications Inc ( CHRM), and Peoples Educational Holdings Inc ( PEDH) were all decliners today within the media industry with Ku6 Media ( KUTV) being today's featured media loser. Ku6 Media fell one cent (-0.5%) to $1.85 on light volume. Throughout the day, 11,965 shares of Ku6 Media exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 51,400 shares.

Ku6 Media Co., Ltd. operates as an online video company in the People's Republic of China. Ku6 Media has a market cap of $66.1 million and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 59% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Ku6 Media as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself.

On the positive front, Central European Media ( CETV), Gray Television Inc ( GTN), Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc ( MSO), and McClatchy Company ( MNI) were all gainers within the media industry with News ( NWSA) being today's featured media industry winner.

For investors not wanting singular stock exposure, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the media industry could consider PowerShares Dynamic Media ( PBS) while those bearish on the media industry could consider ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Services ( SCC).

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