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Top Performing Industries For October 29, 2014

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At 11:30 am, the Dow gained 0.02% to 17,009.34, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.02% to 1,984.70 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.48% to 4,542.30.

The industries that are supporting the market today are:

Office Supplies: The industry gained 11.17% by 11:30 am. The top performer in this industry was ACCO Brands (NYSE: ACCO), which gained 16.3%. ACCO reported better-than-expected Q3 earnings.

Home Health Care: This industry moved up 3.50% by 11:30 am. The top performer in this industry was BioScrip (NASDAQ: BIOS), which gained 7%. BioScrip is expected to release its Q3 financial results on November 5, 2014.

Foreign Utilities: This industry jumped 1.65% by 11:30 am. The top performer in this industry was CPFL Energia S.A. (NYSE: CPL), which rose 3.8%. CPFL Energia shares have dropped 18.85% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has surged 12.58% in the same period.

Publishing - Books: This industry rose 1.33% by 11:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Educational Development (NASDAQ: EDUC), which gained 4.5%. Educational Development's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $28.38 million.

 

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