Services Sector Active stocks: Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P), Hertz Global Holdings (NYSE:HTZ), Lowe’s Companies (NYSE:LOW), CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS), Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM)



Pandora Media Inc.  (NYSE:P) has another competitor now that Amazon (AMZN_) has launched its own free music streaming service.  The online market place is offering its Prime Music service to customers already subscribed to Amazon Prime.  The company has a library of 1 million songs, while Pandora is close with just about 900,000 songs in its library, according to DigitalTrends.com.  Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) stock performance was -0.34% in last session and finished the day at $26.50. Traded volume was 8.62million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 10.89million shares. Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) insider ownership is 1.00%.

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) are in the past week of trading in June, hurtling downwards, dropping nearly 9% in value. The loss is to the tune of 11%, by the end of the trading session. The downward trend was triggered by trouble the company has been having with its financial reporting. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) dropped -0.08 percent to $26.56 Thursday on volume of 7.98million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $26.20 to $26.69. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) has a market capitalization of $11.89billion.

Amazon.com Inc. plans to launch, later this year, a marketplace for local services, a broad term that encompasses anything from babysitters to handymen, several people familiar with the matter said. The move takes direct aim at consumer review sites Yelp Inc. and Angie’s List Inc. as well as US home improvement chains Home Depot Inc. and Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW), which have both invested in ways to connect customers with local plumbers, painters and other service providers. Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW)’s stock on June 12, 2014 reported a decrease of -2.90% to the closing price of $45.55. Its fifty two weeks range is $38.87 -$52.08. The total market capitalization recorded $45.43billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 11.32million shares. In its share capital, LOW has 997.32million outstanding shares.

CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) inched closer to its plans of converting its subsidiary CBS Outdoor Americas Inc. ( CBSO ) into a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT). The company announced that it will divest its entire 81% stake in CBS Outdoors through an exchange offer. Shares of CBS Corp. rose 1.2% whereas shares of the CBS Outdoors fell 2.2% following the news. On Thursday, shares of CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) dropped -1.49% to close the day at $60.88. Company return on investment (ROI) is 13.90% and its monthly performance is recorded as 7.01%.  CBS Corporation (NYSE:CBS) quarterly revenue growth is -6.09%.

Shoppers hoping for a little more elbow room with the proposed expansion of the Whole Foods Market Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) in East Liberty are going to have to wait. The 14,434-square-foot expansion, which was expected to start in April, is being delayed until next March. Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) stock performance was 1.40% in last session and finished the day at $42.69. Traded volume was 10.76million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 6.52million shares. The beta of the stock remained 0.76. Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) insider ownership is 0.70%.

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