Top Performing Industries For September 11, 2013
At 10:10 am, the Dow surged 0.29% to 15,234.45, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.22% to 1,680.30 and the NASDAQ composite index dropped 0.50% to 3,710.25.
The industries that are supporting the market today are:
Processing Systems & Products: This industry jumped 2.73% by 10:10 am. The top performer in this industry was Polycom (NASDAQ: PLCM), which rose 6.8%. Polycom announced the repurchase of $400 million of its common stock.
Internet Service Providers: This industry rose 2.30% by 10:10 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Trulia (NYSE: TRLA), which gained 3.3%. Trulia's PEG ratio is 2.25.
Cigarettes: This industry moved up 1.02% by 10:10 am. The top performer in this industry was Philip Morris International (NYSE: PM), which gained 1.9%. Philip Morris lifted its dividend by 10.6%.
Cement: The industry gained 0.89% by 10:10 am. The top performer in this industry was James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE: JHX), which gained 1.7%. James Hardie has a dividend yield of 8.40%.
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