Worst Performing Industries For September 9, 2016
The Dow fell 1.14 percent to 18,269.70, while the NASDAQ composite index fell 1.34 percent to 5,187.52. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index declined 1.31 percent to 2,152.69.
The worst performing industries in the market today are:
- Cement: This industry slipped 3.5 percent by 11:45 am. The worst stock within the industry was Cemex SAB de CV (ADR) (NYSE: CX), which fell 4.3 percent. Cemex shares have climbed 13.63 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 12.32 percent in the same period.
- Appliances: This industry declined 3.4 percent by 11:45 am with Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) moving down 4.2 percent.
- Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry fell 3.2 percent by 11:45 am ET. GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO) shares dropped 3.8 percent in today's trading. GoPro shares have declined 59.64 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 12.32 percent in the same period.
- Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits: The industry dropped 2.8 percent by 11:45 am. The worst performer in this industry was Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ: SWKS), which declined 7 percent.
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