3 Diversified Services Stocks Pushing The Industry Higher

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All three major indices traded up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 61 points (0.4%) at 16,694 as of Thursday, May 29, 2014, 3:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,757 issues advancing vs. 1,207 declining with 183 unchanged.

The Diversified Services industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which was up 0.4%. Top gainers within the Diversified Services industry included VirtualScopics ( VSCP), up 2.8%, Universal Security Instruments ( UUU), up 5.7%, General Employment ( JOB), up 1.5%, NV5 Holdings ( NVEE), up 2.0% and RLJ Entertainment ( RLJE), up 2.6%.

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

NV5 Holdings ( NVEE) is one of the companies that pushed the Diversified Services industry higher today. NV5 Holdings was up $0.20 (2.0%) to $9.95 on light volume. Throughout the day, 610 shares of NV5 Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2,000 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $9.90-$9.95 after having opened the day at $9.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $9.75.

NV5 Holdings has a market cap of $55.5 million and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 19.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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Highlights from TheStreet Ratings analysis on NVEE go as follows:

You can view the full analysis from the report here: NV5 Holdings Ratings Report

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