Top Performing Industries For December 27
At 12:11 pm, the Dow gained 0.14% to 12,310.76, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.19% to 1,267.68005 and the NASDAQ composite index gained 0.31% to 2,626.64.
The industries that are supporting the market today are:
Sporting Activities: This industry jumped 1.21% by 12:11 pm. The top stock within the industry was Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM), which rose 2.5%. LTM unveiled the schedule for the 2012 Race to the Toyota Cup.
Cement: This industry moved up 1.03% by 12:11 pm. The top stock within the industry was James Hardie Industries SE (NYSE: JHX), which gained 2.7%. JHX's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $1.21 billion.
Personal Computers: The industry, which gained 0.90%, saw Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) as the top gainer. AAPL's shares rose 1%. AAPL's PEG ratio is 0.62.
Specialty Eateries: This industry rose 0.74% by 12:11 pm ET. The top stock within the industry was Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ: PNRA), which gained 1.2%. PNRA's trailing-twelve-month ROE is 22.80%.
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