The computer software & services industry closed the day up 0.1%. Smith Micro Software ( SMSI), Boingo Wireless Inc ( WIFI), WebMediaBrands Inc ( WEBM), and American Reprographics Company ( ARC) were all decliners today within the computer software & services industry with Thomson Reuters Corporation ( TRI) being today's featured computer software & services loser. Thomson Reuters Corporation fell 51 cents (-1.8%) to $28.30 on average volume. Throughout the day, 1.1 million shares of Thomson Reuters Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares.

Thomson Reuters Corporation provides intelligent information for businesses and professionals in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science, and media markets worldwide. The company operates in two divisions, Professional and Markets. Thomson Reuters Corporation has a market cap of $23.6 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.3, equal to the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 23.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Thomson Reuters as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, generally poor debt management and poor profit margins.

On the positive front, Egain Communications Corporation ( EGAN), Majesco Entertainment Company ( COOL), VanceInfo Technologies Inc ( VIT), and Velti ( VELT) were all gainers within the computer software & services industry with Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT) being today's featured computer software & services industry winner.

For investors not wanting singular stock exposure, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the computer software & services industry could consider iShares S&P NA Tech Software Idx ( IGV) while those bearish on the computer software & services industry could consider ProShares Ultra Short Technology ( REW).
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