Top Performing Industries For July 14, 2014
At 10:25 am, the Dow surged 0.72% to 17,065.82, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.52% to 1,977.85 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.51% to 4,438.20.
The industries that are driving the market today are:
Internet Service Providers: This industry rose 2.68% by 10:25 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Qihoo 360 Technology Co (NYSE: QIHU), which gained 4%. Qihoo 360's PEG ratio is 0.90.
Technical Services: The industry gained 2% by 10:25 am. The top performer in this industry was URS (NYSE: URS), which gained 9%. Aecom Technology (NYSE: ACM) announced its plans to buy URS for $4 billion in cash and stock.
Music & Video Stores: This industry jumped 1.68% by 10:25 am. The top performer in this industry was Genius Brands International (OTC: GNUS), which rose 8.7%. Genius Brands' trailing-twelve-month revenue is $2.00 million.
Publishing - Books: This industry moved up 1.52% by 10:25 am. The top performer in this industry was Pearson plc (NYSE: PSO), which gained 1.8%. Pearson shares have dropped 1.94% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 16.94% in the same period.
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