Top Performing Industries For January 8, 2014
At 10:15 am, the Dow tumbled 0.45% to 16,455.98, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.12% to 1,835.66 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.11% to 4,157.75.
The industries that are supporting the market today are:
Internet Service Providers: This industry jumped 4.60% by 10:15 am. The top performer in this industry was Qihoo 360 Technology Co (NYSE: QIHU), which rose 6%. Qihoo's PEG ratio is 1.01.
Drugs Wholesale: This industry moved up 1.56% by 10:15 am. The top performer in this industry was McKesson (NYSE: MCK), which gained 4.3%. McKesson, Elliott is in talks to break Celesio stalemate, Bloomberg reported.
Education & Training Services: This industry rose 1.51% by 10:15 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Apollo Education Group (NASDAQ: APOL), which gained 13.9%. Apollo Education reported an upbeat Q1 profit and raised its FY14 outlook.
Music & Video Stores: The industry gained 1.41% by 10:15 am. The top performer in this industry was Hastings Entertainment (NASDAQ: HAST), which gained 1.5%. Hastings shares have dropped 31.65% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 25.79% in the same period.
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