The leisure industry closed the day down 2.1%. Lakes Entertainment Inc ( LACO), Luby's Inc ( LUB), Morgans Hotel Group Company ( MHGC), and O'Charley's Inc ( CHUX) were all decliners today within the leisure industry with Royal Caribbean Cruises ( RCL) being today's featured leisure loser. Royal Caribbean Cruises fell $1.46 (-5%) to $27.94 on average volume. Throughout the day, 3.4 million shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.8 million shares.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates in the cruise vacation industry worldwide. It owns five cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises, and CDF Croisieres de France. Royal Caribbean Cruises has a market cap of $6 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.2, equal to the average leisure industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 41.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Royal Caribbean Cruises as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins.

On the positive front, Six Flags Entertainment ( SIX), Granite City Food & Brewery ( GCFB), J. Alexander's Corporation ( JAX), and Speedway Motor Sports Inc ( TRK) were all gainers within the leisure industry with Wendy's ( WEN) being today's featured leisure industry winner.

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