Market Overview

Worst Performing Industries For August 12, 2014


The Dow dropped 0.10% to 16,553.29, while the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.24% to 4,390.77. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index declined 0.15% to 1,934.11.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

Drug Related Products:

This industry tumbled 2.43% by 11:10 am. The worst stock within the industry was ProPhase Labs (NASDAQ: PRPH), which fell 3.3%. ProPhase Labs reported a Q2 loss of $0.19 per share on revenue of $1.80 million.

Toy & Hobby Stores:

This industry fell 1.40% by 11:10 am ET. Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE: BBW) shares dropped 1.1% in today's trading. Build-A-Bear's trailing-twelve-month profit margin is 1.31%.

Manufactured Housing:

The industry dropped 1.02% by 11:10 am. The worst performer in this industry was Skyline (NYSE: SKY), which declined 1%. Skyline shares have dropped 19.25% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 14.65% in the same period.

Sporting Goods:

This industry declined 0.96% by 11:10 am, with Black Diamond (NASDAQ: BDE) moving down 10%. Black Diamond reported Q2 results and named Zeena Freeman as president, effective August 11, 2014.


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