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Worst Performing Industries For June 30, 2015


The Dow rose 0.21 percent to 17,633.42, while the NASDAQ composite index climbed 0.50 percent to 4,983.11. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 0.25 percent to 2,062.78.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

Copper: This industry declined 1.5 percent by 11:50 am with Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE: FCX) moving down 2.8 percent. Freeport-McMoRan's PEG ratio is 2.63.

Diversified Computer Systems: The industry dropped 1.1 percent by 11:50 am. The worst performer in this industry was Xplore Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: XPLR), which declined 4.1 percent. Xplore Technologies reported a Q4 loss of $0.05 per share.

Industrial Metals & Minerals: This industry tumbled 1 percent by 11:50 am. The worst stock within the industry was Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU), which fell 10.3 percent. Peabody Energy's trailing-twelve-month ROE is -26.64 percent.

Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry fell 1 percent by 11:50 am ET. Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) shares dropped 7.3 percent in today's trading. Alpha Natural Resources shares have dropped 90.33 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 4.27 percent in the same period.


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