Market Overview

Top Narrow Based Indexes For June 3 (PIR, WF, AN)

The markets are mostly flat as mixed May retail-sales data offset attractive employment data. Till 11:52 am, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had moved up 3.02, or 0.03%, to 10,252.56, the S&P 500 index gained 1.94, or 0.18% and the NASDAQ added 13.70, or 0.60%. Some of the few narrow based indexes that are supporting the market are the Home Furnishing Retailer Stocks, which have gained 4.4%, Korea Stocks and ADRs, up 3.5%, and Auto Dealer Stocks, moving up 2.9% higher as a group.

In Tickerspy's Home Furnishing Retailer complex, Pier 1 Imports Inc (NYSE: PIR) has surged 11.9%. PIR has posted strong Q1 same-store sales on an increase in the store traffic.

The best performing Tickerspy Korea Stocks and ADRs stock has been Woori Finance Holdings Co Ltd (NYSE: WF), which was up 9.4%. WF provides various banking and financial products and services in Korea.

AutoNation Inc (NYSE: AN) is today’s leading Tickerspy's Auto Dealer stock, gaining 6.5%. AN’s May sales for new vehicle rose 22% year-over-year.

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