Top Performing Industries For February 26, 2016
At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.19 percent to 16,728.35 and the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.27 percent to 1,956.94.
The industries that are driving the market today are:
Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry gained 4.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was GoPro Inc(NASDAQ: GPRO), which rose 4.9 percent. GoPro shares have dropped 72.99 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 7.26 percent in the same period.
Publishing - Books: This industry rose 2.6 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Pearson PLC (ADR) (NYSE: PSO), which gained 4.1 percent. Pearson reported FY15 adjusted earnings of GBP0.70 per share on sales of GBP4.47 billion.
Auto Parts Wholesale: The industry gained 2.5 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Magna International Inc. (USA) (NYSE: MGA), which gained 5.6 percent. Magna reported upbeat Q4 results.
Diversified Computer Systems: This industry moved up 2.4 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ), which rose 3.8 percent.
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