Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For October 14, 2013

Share:
Related NFLX
Wedbush: Low Float Hurts King Digital
Netflix Is Expanding And Facing More Competition; What Does Wall Street Think?
Over-the-top TV bundles deemed dead on arrival (Investor's Business Daily)
Related GFN
Morning Market Gainers
Earnings Scheduled For February 9, 2015
Why the Earnings Streak Will Continue for General Finance (GFN) - Tale of the Tape (Zacks)

At 10:40 am, the Dow dropped 0.44% to 15,170.48, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.44% to 1,695.73 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.33% to 3,779.43.

The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:

Music & Video Stores: This industry jumped 2.85% by 10:40 am. The top performer in this industry was Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX), which rose 2.8%. The Wall Street Journal reported that Netflix is in talks with Comcast, Suddenlink to provide service via app on set-top boxes.

Staffing & Outsourcing Services: This industry moved up 0.93% by 10:40 am. The top performer in this industry was AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE: AHS), which gained 1.5%. AMN Healthcare Services is expected to host a conference call to discuss Q3 results on October 31.

Publishing - Books: The industry gained 0.85% by 10:40 am. The top performer in this industry was Pearson plc (NYSE: PSO), which gained 1.1%. Pearson has a dividend yield of 2.40%.

Rental & Leasing Services: This industry rose 0.74% by 10:40 am ET. The top performer in this industry was General Finance (NYSE: GFN), which gained 0.8%. General Finance shares have jumped 42.50% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 18.27% in the same period.

Posted-In: Top Performing IndustriesNews Intraday Update Markets Movers

 

Related Articles (GFN + AHS)

Around the Web, We're Loving...