Top Narrow Based Indexes For June 21
By 10:00 am, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 9.69 points, or 0.08%, to 12,834.08, while the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index had dropped 0.26 points, or 0.02%. The NASDAQ composite index fell 8.31 points, or 0.28%.
Some of the narrow based indexes that are supporting the markets are Dry Bulk Shipping Stocks, which have gained 2.1%, Cancer Stocks, up 1.2%, and Drug Store and Pharmacy Stocks, moving 1.1% higher as a group.
The best performing Tickerspy Cancer stock has been Onyx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ONXX), which was up 39.2%. Onyx Pharma's Kyprolis received positive vote from the US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC).
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