Worst Performing Industries For December 18, 2014
The Dow climbed 1.35% to 17,590.30, while the NASDAQ composite index rose 1.50% to 4,713.82. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index surged 1.43% to 2,041.61.
The worst performing industries in the market today are:
Toy & Hobby Stores: The industry dropped 2.17% by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. (NYSE: BBW), which declined 1.9%. Build-A-Bear's trailing-twelve-month profit margin is 2.17%.
Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry fell 1.96% by 11:00 am ET. GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) shares dropped 1.7% in today's trading. GoPro's trailing-twelve-month EPS is $0.34.
Industrial Metals & Minerals: This industry tumbled 0.43% by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was Cassidy Ventures Inc. (OTC: CSVN), which fell 6.6%. Cassidy Ventures shares have jumped 260.00% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has surged 11.23% in the same period.
Gold: This industry declined 0.32% by 11:00 am with Contango Ore, Inc. (OTC: CTGO) moving down 54.3%. Gold futures gained 0.17% to trade at $1,196.50 an ounce.
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