The services sector closed the day up 0.1%. Frozen Food Express Industries ( FFEX), Whirlpool Corporation ( WHR), VSE Corporation ( VSEC), and HMS Holdings Corporation ( HMSY) were all decliners today within the services sector with Best Buy Co Inc ( BBY) being today's featured services loser. Best Buy Co Inc fell 98 cents (-3.6%) to $26.50 on average volume. Throughout the day, 6.6 million shares of Best Buy Co Inc exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.3 million shares.

Best Buy Co., Inc. operates as a retailer of consumer electronics, home office products, entertainment products, appliances, and related services primarily in the United States, Europe, Canada, and China. Best Buy Co Inc has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the retail industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.1, above the average retail industry P/E ratio of 8.9 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 21.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Best Buy Co as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself.

On the positive front, China Mass Media ( CMM), Seven Arts Entertainment Inc ( SAPX), Stamps.com Inc ( STMP), and E-Commerce China Dangdang Inc ( DANG) were all gainers within the services sector with Visa Inc ( V) 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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