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Top Performing Industries For December 17, 2015

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At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 0.36 percent to 17,684.82, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.47 percent to 2,063.29 and the NASDAQ composite index fell 0.08 percent to 5,067.03.

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

Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry jumped 4.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was GoPro Inc(NASDAQ: GPRO), which rose 4.2 percent. GoPro's shares have declined 67.03 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 0.57 percent in the same period.

Long Distance Carriers: This industry rose 1.9 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Elephant Talk Communications Corp (NYSE: ETAK), which gained 17 percent. Elephant Talk named Mr. Gary Brandt as Chief Restructuring Officer and Dr. Armin Hessler as Chief Operating Officer.

Toy & Hobby Stores: The industry gained 1.7 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc (NYSE: BBW), which gained 1.9 percent. Build-A-Bear's PEG ratio is 0.36.

Home Health Care: This industry moved up 1.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was BioScrip Inc (NASDAQ: BIOS), which rose 4.3 percent.

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