Market Overview

Worst Performing Industries For October 12, 2015


The Dow rose 0.02 percent to 17,088.17, while the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.15 percent to 4,823.08. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 0.15 percent to 2,011.83.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry declined 3.3 percent by 11:00 am with GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO) moving down 3.6 percent. GoPro's trailing-twelve-month profit margin is 11.12 percent.

Computer Peripherals: The industry dropped 2.6 percent by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was Key Tronic Corporation (NASDAQ: KTCC), which declined 18 percent. Keytronic expected Q1 earnings of $0.06 to $0.08 per share and sales of $126 million.

Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry tumbled 2.5 percent by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE: SXC), which fell 26 percent. Suncoke Energy reported a Q3 loss of $0.36 per share on revenue of $336.9 million.

Synthetics: This industry fell 2.2 percent by 11:00 am ET. Axiall Corp (NYSE: AXLL) shares dropped 4.6 percent in today's trading. Axiall shares have dropped 43.52 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 5.71 percent in the same period.

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