3 Stocks Dragging The Leisure Industry Downward

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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 31 points (0.2%) at 16,096 as of Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, 11:45 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,434 issues advancing vs. 1,496 declining with 119 unchanged.

The Leisure industry currently sits down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. A company within the industry that fell today was Yum Brands ( YUM), up 0.8%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today:

3. Royal Caribbean Cruises ( RCL) is one of the companies pushing the Leisure industry lower today. As of noon trading, Royal Caribbean Cruises is down $0.45 (-1.0%) to $43.81 on light volume. Thus far, 259,818 shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.74-$44.24 after having opened the day at $44.13 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.26.

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. operates as a cruise company worldwide. It owns five cruise brands comprising Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises, and CDF Croisieres de France. Royal Caribbean Cruises has a market cap of $9.6 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 136.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 30.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Royal Caribbean Cruises a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Royal Caribbean Cruises as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Royal Caribbean Cruises Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Ctrip.com International ( CTRP) is down $0.74 (-1.6%) to $45.26 on light volume. Thus far, 980,036 shares of Ctrip.com International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $45.09-$46.38 after having opened the day at $46.00 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $46.00.

Ctrip.com International, Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides travel service for hotel accommodations, airline tickets, packaged tours, and corporate travel management in the People's Republic of China. Ctrip.com International has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 60.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 106.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Ctrip.com International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Ctrip.com International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Ctrip.com International Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Starbucks Corporation ( SBUX) is down $0.44 (-0.6%) to $80.90 on light volume. Thus far, 1.1 million shares of Starbucks Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $80.72-$81.48 after having opened the day at $81.37 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $81.35.

Starbucks Corporation operates as a roaster, marketer, and retailer of specialty coffee worldwide. As of September 30, 2012, the company operated 9,405 company-operated stores and 8,661 licensed stores. Starbucks Corporation has a market cap of $61.4 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 8153.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 52.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Starbucks Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Starbucks Corporation as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. Get the full Starbucks Corporation Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, 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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