Worst Performing Industries For December 22, 2015
The Dow rose 0.20 percent to 17,285.46, while the NASDAQ composite index climbed 0.22 percent to 4,979.90.
The worst performing industries in the market today are:
Appliances: This industry declined 1.9 percent by 11:00 am with Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) moving down 2 percent. Whirlpool's trailing-twelve-month profit margin is 3.21 percent
Regional - Midwest Banks: The industry dropped 1.6 percent by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was Wilshire Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ: WIBC), which declined 2 percent. Wilshire Bancorp shares have surged 18.21 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 2.93 percent in the same period.
Office Supplies: This industry tumbled 1.4 percent by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was ACCO Brands Corporation (NYSE: ACCO), which fell 1.2 percent. ACCO Brands shares have dipped 16.35 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 2.93 percent in the same period.
Foreign Utilities: This industry fell 1 percent by 11:00 am ET. Enersis SA (ADR) (NYSE: ENI) shares dropped 1.5 percent in today's trading.
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