Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. Sony Corporation ( SNE) pushed the Consumer Durables industry higher today making it today's featured consumer durables winner. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.9%. By the end of trading, Sony Corporation rose 65 cents (5.1%) to $13.35 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 7.9 million shares of Sony Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of three million shares. The stock ranged in a price between $13.11-$13.38 after having opened the day at $13.18 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.70. Other companies within the Consumer Durables industry that increased today were: Manchester United PLC Class A ( MANU), up 7.5%, Global-Tech Advanced Innovations ( GAI), up 5.8%, Furniture Brands International ( FBN), up 5.6%, and Marine Products Corporation ( MPX), up 5.6%.
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