Top Performing Industries For January 12, 2015
At 10:25 am, the Dow dropped 0.57% to 17,636.70, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.82% to 2,028.07 and the NASDAQ composite index slipped 0.85% to 4,664.34.
The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:
Toy & Hobby Stores: The industry gained 6.87% by 10:25 am. The top performer in this industry was Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. (NYSE: BBW), which gained 6.8%. Build-A-Bear expected Q4 sales of $130.0 million, versus analysts' estimates of $113.95 million.
Silver: This industry rose 1.64% by 10:25 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Silver Standard Resources Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRI), which gained 4.7%. Silver futures rose 0.74% to trade at $16.54 an ounce.
Electronics Stores: This industry moved up 1.21% by 10:25 am. The top performer in this industry was hhgregg, Inc. (NYSE: HGG), which gained 5.5%. hhgregg shares have dropped 43.81% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 12.40% in the same period.
Drug Manufacturers - Other: This industry jumped 0.83% by 10:25 am. The top performer in this industry was Alexza Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXA), which rose 17%. Alexza Pharmaceuticals' trailing-twelve-month revenue is $5.42 million.
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