Market Overview

Worst Performing Industries For February 20, 2015


The Dow declined 0.32% to 17,927.81, while the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.19% to 4,915.26. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped 0.37% to 2,089.65.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

Toy & Hobby Stores: This industry tumbled 4.2% by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc. (NYSE: BBW), which fell 4.1%. On Thursday, Build-A-Bear reported Q4 earnings of $0.73 per share on revenue of $130 million.

Office Supplies: This industry declined 2.1% by 11:00 am with The Standard Register Company (NYSE: SR) moving down 4.1%. Standard Register shares have dropped 85.70% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has surged 12.30% in the same period.

Consumer Services: The industry dropped 2% by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was Student Transportation, Inc. (NASDAQ: STB), which declined 3.2%. Student Transportation announced a C$75 million bought deal financing.

Internet Service Providers: This industry fell 1.9% by 11:00 am ET. TrueCar, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRUE) shares dropped 10.8% in today's trading. . TrueCar reported Q4 earnings of $0.00 per share on revenue of $55.5 million.


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