Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For January 6, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 1.28 percent to 16,938.80, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 1.15 percent to 1,993.54 and the NASDAQ composite index slipped 0.95 percent to 4,845.22.

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

Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry gained 1.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Hongli Clean Energy Technologies Corp(NASDAQ: CETC), which rose 33 percent. Hongli Clean Energy Technologies shares have dropped 81.97 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has slipped 0.45 percent in the same period.

Long Distance Carriers: This industry rose 1.5 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Elephant Talk Communications Corp (NYSE: ETAK), which gained 4.3 percent. Elephant Talk Communications shares have tumbled 66.25 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 0.45 percent in the same period.

Jewelry Stores: The industry gained 1 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Blue Nile Inc (NASDAQ: NILE), which gained 0.7 percent. Blue Nile's trailing-twelve-month revenue is $487.54 million.

Grocery Stores: This industry moved up 0.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM), which rose 1 percent.

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