Top Performing Industries For April 11, 2013
At 12:10 pm, the Dow surged 0.42% to 14,856.08 , the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.36% to 1,593.49 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.09% to 3,298.47 .
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Lumber, Wood Production: This industry jumped 7.38% by 12:10 pm. The top stock within the industry was Weyerhaeuser (NYSE: WY), which rose 0.34%. Weyerhaeuser's shares are currently trading at a new 52-week high of $31.75.
Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry rose 2.69% by 12:10 pm EDT. The top performer in this industry was Canon Inc (NYSE: CAJ), which gained 62.59%. Canon's ROE is 8.50%.
Music & Video Stores: This industry moved up 2.65% by 12:10 pm, with Netflix Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX) moving up 2.80% to gain the top spot. Netflix and Hasbro, Inc (NYSE: HAS) announced their expanded agreement today. Through this agreement Netflix members in the US will be able to access two of Hasbro Studios' hottest new shows, Littlest Pet Shop and Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters.
Drug Stores: The industry gained 1.88% by 12:10 pm. The top performer in this industry was Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD), which gained 18.72%. Rite Aid announced its Q4 results, with profit and revenue results beating the market expectations.
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