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Top Performing Industries For February 20, 2015

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At 10:30 am, the Dow dropped 0.32% to 17,928.80, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.35% to 2,090.04 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.14% to 4,917.94.

The industries that are still afloat in the market today are:

Drug Manufacturers - Other: This industry rose 1.6% by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was MEI Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEIP), which gained 8.3%. Bank of America initiated coverage on MEI Pharma with a Buy rating and a $9.00 price target.

REIT - Healthcare Facilities: The industry gained 1% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Health Care REIT, Inc. (NYSE: HCN), which gained 1.5%. Health Care REIT reported Q4 funds from operations of $337.7 million, or $1.03 per share.

Insurance Brokers: This industry moved up 0.9% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-B), which gained 0.3%. Crawford shares have gained 8.81% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has surged 12.30% in the same period.

Regional Airlines: This industry jumped 0.6% by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Hawaiian Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: HA), which rose 1.5%. Hawaiian's PEG ratio is 0.23.

 

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