Top Narrow Based Indexes For August 20
By 10:22 am, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 30.55 points, or 0.23%, to 13,244.65, while the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index had dropped 4.87 points, or 0.34%. The NASDAQ composite index fell 15.15 points, or 0.49%.
Some of the narrow based indexes that are still afloat in the markets are Chinese Advertising Stocks, which have gained 9.5%, Chinese Agriculture Stocks, up 1.8%, and Casino Stocks, moving 1.3% higher as a group.
In Tickerspy's Chinese Advertising complex, Charm Communications (NASDAQ: CHRM) had surged 16.5%. Charm Communications is scheduled to post its unaudited financial results for the second quarter after the closing bell on August 20, 2012.
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