Automotive repair and maintenance company Pep Boys – Manny Moe & Jack (NYSE: PBY) was the top loser in after-hours trading yesterday, as the company dropped by 12.4 percent to $11.75 per share on 39,740 shares traded. Pep Boys is trading 3.34 percent better than its 50-day moving average and 10.45 percent above its 200-day moving average. The company is presently 4.69 percent below its 52-week high and 41.31 percent above its 52-week low.
Far behind at second and third place among after-hours losers were two companies that lost between 7 and 8 percent. Ever-Glory International Group Inc. (NYSE: EVK) fell 7.9 percent to $5.81 per share on 2,000 shares traded. The company’s stock is overbought as its RSI is at 70.37. Ever-Glory is presently 36.91 percent and 101.34 percent above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages respectively. The company is also 6.52 percent below its 52-week peak and 332.19 percent above its 52-week low.
Analogic Corporation (NASDAQ: ALOG), on the other hand, fell 7.2 percent to $86 per share on 2,800 shares traded. ALOG stock is 1.51 percent above its 50-day moving average and 15.62 percent above its 200-day moving average. The company is 5.46 percent under its 52-week high and 41.02 percent above its 52-week low.
YRC Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) made the fourth largest drop among companies in yesterday’s after-hours trading, as the less-than-truckload carrier lost 5 percent and is now at $9.5 per share on 2,130 shares traded. YRCW stock is 12.74 percent below its 50-day moving average and 37.28 percent below its 200-day moving average. The company is presently 72.97 percent under its 52-week peak and 73.91 percent above its 52-week low.
Not that far behind at fifth place was Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), which retreated by 4.9 percent to $66 per share on 2,300 shares traded. BDC stock is 3.80 percent and 21.73 percent respectively above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Belden is also just 2.28 percent under its 52-week peak and 79.18 percent above its 52-week low.
Two other companies gained between 4.5 percent and 5 percent in Monday’s after-hours trading. Alpha Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: ANR) fell by 4.7 percent to $7.1793 per share on 76,400 shares traded, while TravelCenters of America LLC (NYSE: TA) dipped by 4.5 percent to $9.79 per share on 5,910 shares traded. Alpha Natural Resources is now trading at 11.99 percent above its 50-day moving average and 13.11 percent above its 200-day moving average.
As for TravelCenters of America, the company is now 12.79 percent above its 50-day moving average and 7.50 percent above its 200-day moving average.
The list of other companies that took noticeable falls in after-hours trading for Monday, December 9 includes StealthGas Inc. (NASDAQ: GASS, down 4.3 percent to $11.18 per share), Darling International Inc. (NYSE: DAR, down 4.2 percent to $20.79), EnviroStar Inc. (NYSE: EVI, down 3.9 percent to $4.21, stock overbought as RSI at 74.61), Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC, down 3.5 percent to $17.65), Highway Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: HIHO, down 3.2 percent to $3.58, stock overbought as RSI at 75.99), and ZOOM Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: ZOOM, down 3.2 percent to $4.6 per share).