Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link.YY ( YY) pushed the Diversified Services industry higher today making it today's featured diversified services winner. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.1%. By the end of trading, YY rose $5.31 (6.3%) to $89.70 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 4,899,532 shares of YY exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,758,800 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $85.11-$90.93 after having opened the day at $85.98 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $84.39. Other companies within the Diversified Services industry that increased today were: SmartPros ( SPRO), up 13.2%, Industrial Services of America ( IDSA), up 8.6%, VCA Antech ( WOOF), up 6.3% and China Yida ( CNYD), up 6.2%.
YY Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an online social platform in the People's Republic of China. It provides YY Client, a personal computer based user software that offers real-time access to user-created online social activities groups. YY has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 73.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate YY a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates YY as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, notable return on equity and robust revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall.