Top Performing Industries For October 7, 2013
At 10:20 am, the Dow tumbled 0.82% to 14,949.60, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.69% to 1,678.84 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.57% to 3,786.07.
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Electronic Equipment: This industry jumped 1.53% by 10:20 am. The top performer in this industry was Cobra Electronics (NASDAQ: COBR), which rose 4.1%. Cobra Electronics shares have dropped 51.02% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 16.12% in the same period.
Silver: This industry rose 1.08% by 10:20 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Endeavour Silver (NYSE: EXK), which gained 2.6%. Endeavour Silver's trailing-twelve-month operating margin is 12.06%.
Food Wholesale: This industry moved up 0.76% by 10:20 am. The top performer in this industry was The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ: HAIN), which gained 2.1%. Piper Jaffray upgraded Hain Celestial from Neutral to Overweight.
Telecom Services - Domestic: The industry gained 0.53% by 10:20 am. The top performer in this industry was Fairpoint Communications (NASDAQ: FRP), which gained 1.2%. Fairpoint Communications' PEG ratio is 0.01.
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