Top Performing Industries For August 6, 2014
At 10:45 am, the Dow gained 0.11% to 16,448.10, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.12% to 1,922.50 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.13% to 4,358.40.
The industries that are supporting the market today are:
Silver: This industry rose 1.76% by 10:45 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Coeur Mining (NYSE: CDE), which gained 5.8%. Coeur Mining is expected to release its quarterly earnings after the closing bell.
Computer Peripherals: The industry gained 1.72% by 10:45 am. The top performer in this industry was Synaptics (NASDAQ: SYNA), which gained 3.7%. Synaptics' PEG ratio is 0.81.
Music & Video Stores: This industry moved up 1.60% by 10:45 am. The top performer in this industry was Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX), which gained 1.5%. Netflix shares have jumped 69.68% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 13.56% in the same period.
Appliances: This industry jumped 1.33% by 10:45 am. The top performer in this industry was Whirlpool (NYSE: WHR), which rose 1.6%. Whirlpool's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $18.82 billion.
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