Top Performing Industries For September 5, 2014
At 10:30 am, the Dow tumbled 0.22% to 17,032.13, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.22% to 1,993.35 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.20% to 4,553.10.
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Sporting Activities: The industry gained 1.03% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM), which gained 6.4%. Life Time Fitness shares have dropped 2.67% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has surged 20.69% in the same period.
Drug Stores: This industry moved up 0.99% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Walgreen Co (NYSE: WAG), which gained 1.5%. On Thursday, Walgreen reported a 3.6% rise in its August sales.
Research Services: This industry jumped 0.76% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO), which rose 3.6%. GoPro's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $1.03 billion.
Basic Materials Wholesale: This industry rose 0.68% by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC (NYSE: MIC), which gained 0.8%. Macquarie Infrastructure's trailing-twelve-month EPS is $0.85.
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