Top Performing Industries For December 12, 2013
At 10:05 am, the Dow tumbled 0.45% to 15,771.93, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.23% to 1,778.15 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.05% to 4,001.75.
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Long Distance Carriers: This industry jumped 1.20% by 10:05 am. The top performer in this industry was Elephant Talk Communications (NYSE: ETAK), which rose 0.8%. Elephant Talk's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $23.63 million.
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry moved up 1.08% by 10:05 am. The top performer in this industry was Yanzhou Coal Mining Co (NYSE: YZC), which gained 2.9%. Yanzhou Coal Mining has a dividend yield of 5%.
Computer Peripherals: This industry rose 1.08% by 10:05 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Xplore Technologies (NASDAQ: XPLR), which gained 3.6%. Xplore shares have dropped 69.50% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 25.56% in the same period.
Regional Airlines: The industry gained 1.06% by 10:05 am. The top performer in this industry was Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE: LUV), which gained 3.1%. Analysts at Bank of America upgraded Southwest Airlines from Neutral to Buy.
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