Worst Performing Industries For December 26, 2013
At 10:30 am, the Dow surged 0.40% to 16,423.11, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.28% to 1,838.53 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.29% to 4,167.61.
The worst performing industries in the market today are:
Dairy Products: This industry tumbled 1.57% by 10:30 am. The worst stock within the industry was Dean Foods Company (NYSE: DF), which fell 1.3%. Dean Foods' trailing-twelve-month operating margin is 3.32%.
Foreign Utilities: This industry fell 0.84% by 10:30 am ET. The worst performer in this industry was CPFL Energia SA (NYSE: CPL), which dropped 1.2%. CPFL Energia shares have dropped 22.54% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 29.12% in the same period.
Regional Airlines: This industry moved down 0.41% by 10:30 am, with LATAM Airlines Group SA (NYSE: LFL) moving down 1%. LATAM Airlines has a dividend yield of 0.10%.
Auto Parts Stores: The industry dropped 0.31% by 10:30 am. The worst performer in this industry was Advance Auto Parts (NYSE: AAP), which declined 0.5%. Advance Auto Parts' PEG ratio is 1.56.
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