3 Stocks Boosting The Leisure Industry Higher

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One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 14 points (-0.1%) at 16,140 as of Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, 12:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,063 issues advancing vs. 873 declining with 164 unchanged.

The Leisure industry currently sits up 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. A company within the industry that increased today was Burger King Worldwide ( BKW), up 1.9%.

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

3. Wynn Resorts ( WYNN) is one of the companies pushing the Leisure industry higher today. As of noon trading, Wynn Resorts is up $3.06 (1.4%) to $225.40 on average volume. Thus far, 649,585 shares of Wynn Resorts exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $221.51-$225.86 after having opened the day at $222.21 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $222.34.

Wynn Resorts, Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, ownership, and operation of destination casino resorts. Wynn Resorts has a market cap of $22.5 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 14.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 10 analysts who rate Wynn Resorts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Wynn Resorts as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Wynn Resorts Ratings Report now.

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