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Top Performing Industries For September 8, 2015

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At 10:30 am, the Dow climbed 1.65 percent to 16,367.38, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 1.57 percent to 1,951.45 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 1.83 percent to 4,769.55.

The industries that are driving the market today are:

Publishing - Books: This industry jumped 4.9 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Educational Development Corporation(NASDAQ: EDUC), which rose 8.5 percent. Educational Development shares have jumped 32.99 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 4.01 percent in the same period.

Cement: This industry rose 3.4 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was CRH PLC (ADR) (NYSE: CRH), which gained 4.7 percent. CRH's trailing-twelve-month ROE is 5.36 percent.

Telecom Services - Foreign: This industry moved up 3.2 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Orange SA (ADR) (NYSE: ORAN), which rose 4.2 percent. Orange's PEG ratio is 0.45.

Semiconductor - Specialized: The industry gained 2.7 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS), which gained 10.6 percent.

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