Market Overview

Worst Performing Industries For November 25, 2015


The Dow rose 0.21 percent to 17,849.73, while the NASDAQ composite index climbed 0.31 percent to 5,118.38. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 0.15 percent to 2,092.36.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

Diversified Computer Systems: This industry declined 10.5 percent by 11:00 am with HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ) moving down 13 percent. HP reported FQ4 non-GAAP earnings of $0.93 per share, versus the company's previously issued guidance of $0.92 to $0.98 per share. Its total revenue declined 9.5 percent to $25.71 billion. The company also issued a weak profit forecast on Tuesday.

Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: The industry dropped 1.7 percent by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was Westmoreland Resource Partners LP (NYSE: WMLP), which declined 7.4 percent. Westmoreland Resource Partners shares have dropped 56.91 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 0.79 percent in the same period.

Accident & Health Insurance: This industry tumbled 1.4 percent by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was Greenlight Capital Re, Ltd. (NASDAQ: GLRE), which fell 1.7 percent. Greenlight Capital Re's PEG ratio is -0.31.

Residential Construction: This industry fell 1.4 percent by 11:00 am ET. Gafisa SA (ADR) (NYSE: GFA) shares dropped 7 percent in today's trading.

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