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Top Performing Industries For August 11, 2015

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At 10:30 am, the Dow dipped 0.86 percent to 17,463.84, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.61 percent to 2,091.43 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.45 percent to 5,078.69.

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

Regional Airlines: This industry moved up 1.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA (ADR) (NYSE: GOL), which gained 5.9 percent. Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes shares have dropped 73.61 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 8.81 percent in the same period.

Dairy Products: The industry gained 1.5 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Dean Foods Co (NYSE: DF), which gained 3 percent. On Monday, Dean Foods reported better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter, but the company's sales missed analysts' estimates.

Long Distance Carriers: This industry rose 1.1 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Elephant Talk Communications Corp (NYSE: ETAK), which gained 9 percent. Elephant Talk reported Q2 total revenue of $19.2 million and non-GAAP revenue of $7.4 million.

Internet Information Providers: This industry jumped 0.9 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was LookSmart, Ltd. (NASDAQ: LOOK), which rose 20 percent.

 

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