Cheesecake Factory Inc ( CAKE) pushed the Leisure industry lower today making it today's featured Leisure loser. The industry as a whole closed the day up 1.9%. By the end of trading, Cheesecake Factory Inc fell 28 cents (-1%) to $27.66 on average volume. Throughout the day, 1.2 million shares of Cheesecake Factory Inc exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.3 million shares. The stock ranged in price between $27.03-$27.85 after having opened the day at $27.41 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $27.94. Other company's within the Leisure industry that declined today were: Nevada Gold & Casinos Inc ( UWN), down 22.4%, DineEquity Inc ( DIN), down 7.1%, MGM Resorts International ( MGM), down 5.6%, and Kona Grill Inc ( KONA), down 5.2%.

The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated operates upscale, casual, and full-service dining restaurants in the United States. Cheesecake Factory Inc has a market cap of $1.6 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9, above the average leisure industry P/E ratio of 18.8 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 9.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

On the positive front, Orbitz Worldwide Inc ( OWW), up 44.7%, Sonesta International Hotels Corporation ( SNSTA), up 40.9%, Krispy Kreme Doughnut Inc ( KKD), up 10.6%, and Orient-Express Hotels ( OEH), up 9%, were all gainers within the leisure industry with Priceline.com Inc ( PCLN) 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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