Top Performing Industries For September 3, 2013
At 10:30 am, the Dow surged 0.57% to 14,895.38, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.86% to 1,646.99 and the NASDAQ composite index gained 0.96% to 3,624.26.
The industries that are driving the market today are:
Semiconductor- Memory Chips: This industry jumped 3.81% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Rambus (NASDAQ: RMBS), which rose 2.5%. Rambus's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $239.76 million.
Computer Peripherals: This industry rose 3.26% by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD), which gained 4.1%. 3D Systems' PEG ratio is 2.47.
Internet Service Providers: This industry moved up 2.73% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Qihoo 360 Technology Co (NYSE: QIHU), which gained 3.3%. Qihoo 360 shares have jumped 235.18% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 16.23% in the same period.
Foreign Regional Banks: The industry gained 2.47% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Shinhan Financial Group Company (NYSE: SHG), which gained 5.5%. Shinhan Financial's trailing-twelve-month operating margin is 38.31%.
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