The technology sector closed the day up 3%. Enova Systems Inc ( ENA), Sprint Nextel ( S), Aetrium Incorporated ( ATRM), and Tegal Corporation ( TGAL) were all decliners today within the technology sector with Yingli Green Energy Holding Company ( YGE) being today's featured technology loser. Yingli Green Energy Holding Company fell 3 cents (-0.9%) to $3.40 on light volume. Throughout the day, 2.6 million shares of Yingli Green Energy Holding Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.9 million shares.

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, marketing, sale, and installation of photovoltaic (PV) products in the People's Republic of China and internationally. Yingli Green Energy Holding Company has a market cap of $582.6 million and is part of the electronics industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 2.8, above the average electronics industry P/E ratio of 1.5 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 62.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Yingli Green Energy Holding as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself.

On the positive front, eMagin Corporation ( EMAN), Dialogic Inc ( DLGC), Zoo Entertainment Inc ( ZOOG), and Pulse Electronics ( PULS) were all gainers within the technology sector with Cisco Systems Inc ( CSCO) being today's featured technology sector winner.

For investors not wanting singular stock exposure, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the technology sector could consider Technology Select Sector SPDR ( XLK) while those bearish on the technology sector could consider ProShares Ultra Short Technology ( REW).
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