Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For February 29, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.06 percent to 16,649.08, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.09 percent to 1,949.85 and the NASDAQ composite index gained 0.25 percent to 4,601.74.

The industries that are driving the market today are:

Toy & Hobby Stores: This industry gained 4.3 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc(NYSE: BBW), which rose 4.3 percent. Build-A-Bear's PEG ratio is 0.47.

Computer Peripherals: This industry rose 3.3 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD), which gained 5.4 percent. 3D Systems shares have dropped 65.72 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 8.00 percent in the same period.

Synthetics: The industry gained 2.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Axiall Corp (NYSE: AXLL), which gained 0.8 percent. Axiall shares have tumbled 56.98 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 8.00 percent in the same period.

Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry moved up 2.5 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE: SXC), which rose 12.7 percent.

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