Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For April 13, 2013


At 12:15 pm, the Dow surged 0.87% to 14,800.51, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.10% to 1,585.88and the NASDAQ composite index rose 1.71% to 3,293.26.

The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:

Computer Peripherals: This industry jumped 3.90% by 12:15 pm. The top stock within the industry was Stratasys Ltd (NASDAQ: SSYS), which rose 6.96%. Analysts expect the 3D printing market to see sales of $8.4 billion by 2025, up from $777 million in 2012.

Networking & Communication Devices: This industry rose 3.13% by 12:15 pm EDT. The top performer in this industry was Finisar Corp (NASDAQ: FNSR), which gained 6.95%. Finisar's PEG ratio is 2.97.

Foreign Regional Banks: This industry moved up 2.94% by 12:15 pm, with Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc (NYSE: SMFG) moving up 6.80% to gain the top spot. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group's PEG ratio is 4.02.

Photographic Equipment & Supplies: The industry gained 2.89% by 12:15 pm. The top performer in this industry was Canon Inc (NYSE: CAJ), which gained 2.88%. Canon is among the select few exhibitors to present at Inc. Magazine's GROWCO: Grow Your Company Conference on April 10-13, 2013.


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