Tivo Inc. (TIVO): Today's Featured Media Loser

Tivo ( TIVO) pushed the Media industry lower today making it today's featured Media loser. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.6%. By the end of trading, Tivo fell 5 cents (-0.6%) to $7.98 on average volume. Throughout the day, 1.6 million shares of Tivo exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.1 million shares. The stock ranged in price between $7.81-$8.10 after having opened the day at $8.02 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $8.03. Other company's within the Media industry that declined today were: NTN Buzztime ( NTN), down 11.9%, Inuvo ( INUV), down 10.4%, AirMedia Group ( AMCN), down 8.6%, and KIT Digital ( KITD), down 8.3%.

TiVo Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides technology and services for television solutions, including digital video recorders (DVRs) and connected televisions in the United States and internationally. Tivo has a market cap of $1.02 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 10.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are nine analysts that rate Tivo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and three rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Tivo as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share.

On the positive front, Lee ( LEE), up 16.2%, News ( NWSA), up 8.3%, News ( NWS), up 8.3%, and LIN TV Corporation ( TVL), up 6.5%, were all gainers within the media industry with Walt Disney ( DIS) being today's featured media industry winner.

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

null

More from Markets

Replay: Jim Cramer on Tariffs, the Market Rally, Caterpillar and Micron

Replay: Jim Cramer on Tariffs, the Market Rally, Caterpillar and Micron

Video: When Planning for Retirement, Don't Underestimate Your Life Span

Video: When Planning for Retirement, Don't Underestimate Your Life Span

Video: Here's What May Come Next for Theranos Founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes

Video: Here's What May Come Next for Theranos Founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes

Charlie Gasparino Says GE Is Reportedly Looking to Slash Its Dividend Again

Charlie Gasparino Says GE Is Reportedly Looking to Slash Its Dividend Again

GE Confirms $11.1 Billion Transportation Merger With Wabtec

GE Confirms $11.1 Billion Transportation Merger With Wabtec