Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc. (DWA): Today's Featured Services Loser

The services sector closed the day up 2.6%. Spanish Broadcasting System Inc ( SBSA), Inuvo Inc ( INUV), InfoSonics Corporation ( IFON), and China Auto Logistics Inc ( CALI) were all decliners today within the services sector with Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc ( DWA) being today's featured services loser. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc fell 23 cents (-1.2%) to $18.88 on light volume. Throughout the day, 870,647 shares of Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.2 million shares.

DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. engages in the development, production, and exploitation of animated feature films and characters worldwide. It provides animated feature films and characters for the theatrical, home entertainment, television, and merchandising and licensing markets. Dreamworks Animation SKG Inc has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the media industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.4, equal to the average media industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 35.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Dreamworks Animation SKG as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, robust revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year.

On the positive front, Media General Inc ( MEG), Harris Interactive Inc ( HPOL), Lentuo International Inc ( LAS), and General Maritime Corporation ( GMR) were all gainers within the services sector with Priceline.com Inc ( PCLN) being today's featured services sector winner.

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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