3 Stocks Raising The Telecommunications Industry Higher

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All three major indices traded up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 6 points (0.0%) at 17,679 as of Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, 4:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,130 issues advancing vs. 953 declining with 135 unchanged.

The Telecommunications industry as a whole closed the day up 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which was up 0.3%. Top gainers within the Telecommunications industry included Glowpoint ( GLOW), up 2.7%, RIT Technologies ( RITT), up 54.2%, WPCS International ( WPCS), up 21.0%, Optical Cable ( OCC), up 7.1% and RRSat Global Communications Network ( RRST), up 3.5%.

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

WPCS International ( WPCS) is one of the companies that pushed the Telecommunications industry higher today. WPCS International was up $0.04 (21.0%) to $0.23 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 288,403 shares of WPCS International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 192,100 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $0.18-$0.23 after having opened the day at $0.20 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $0.19.

WPCS International has a market cap of $2.5 million and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 31.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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