Top Performing Industries For July 17, 2014
At 10:55 am, the Dow gained 0.01% to 17,139.29, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.11% to 1,979.40 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.14% to 4,419.96.
The industries that are supporting the market today are:
Sporting Goods: This industry rose 1.49% by 10:55 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Pool (NASDAQ: POOL), which gained 4.2%. Pool reported in-line Q2 earnings.
Small Tools & Accessories: The industry gained 1.39% by 10:55 am. The top performer in this industry was Snap-on (NYSE: SNA), which gained 4.9%. Snap-on reported better-than-expected Q2 results.
Cigarettes: This industry jumped 1.20% by 10:55 am. The top performer in this industry was Philip Morris International (NYSE: PM), which rose 1.9%. Philip Morris reported better-than-expected second-quarter results.
Silver: This industry moved up 1.19% by 10:55 am. The top performer in this industry was Silver Standard Resources (NASDAQ: SSRI), which gained 1.7%. Silver futures gained 0.34% to trade at $20.85 an ounce.
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