Top Performing Industries For September 22 (NFLX, AA, SEED, AAU)
At 11:53 am, the Dow lost 0.31% to 10,727.24, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.52% to 1,133.85 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.75% to 2,3331.61.
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Music & Video Stores: This industry jumped 3.52% by 11:53 am. The top stock within the industry was Netflix Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX), which rose 4.90%. NFLX has launched online-streaming service for movies and television shows in Canada.
Aluminum: This industry rose 1.49% by 11:53 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Alcoa Inc (NYSE: AA), which gained 3.13%. AA's quarterly revenue surged 22.20% y/y.
Farm Products: This industry moved up 1.43% by 11:53 am, with Origin Agritech Limited (NASDAQ: SEED) moving up 16.60% to gain the top spot. SEED has signed a worldwide agreement with the Institute of Plant Protection, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) for Bt Gene.
Industrial Metals & Minerals: The industry, which gained 1.29%, saw Almaden Minerals Ltd (AMEX: AAU) as the top gainer. AAU's shares rose 5.00%. AAU had $13.72 million in total cash and no debt for the latest quarter.
Read more from Benzinga's Markets.
© 2015 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.