Top Performing Industries For October 8, 2013
At 10:05 am, the Dow tumbled 0.10% to 14,922.01, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.06% to 1,675.06 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.19% to 3,763.05.
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Drugs Wholesale: This industry jumped 2.14% by 10:05 am. The top performer in this industry was McKesson (NYSE: MCK), which rose 4.8%. Dow Jones Newswires reported that McKesson is in talks to buy Celesio.
Internet Service Providers: This industry rose 1.44% by 10:05 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Trulia (NYSE: TRLA), which gained 1.9%. Trulia's PEG ratio is 2.16.
Electronics Stores: This industry moved up 1.30% by 10:05 am. The top performer in this industry was RadioShack (NYSE: RSH), which gained 1.2%. RadioShack's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $4.19 billion.
Drug Stores: The industry gained 1.26% by 10:05 am. The top performer in this industry was China Nepstar Chain Drugstore (NYSE: NPD), which gained 8.4%. China Nepstar shares have dropped 9.29% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 16.28% in the same period.
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