Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For March 17, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.18 percent to 17,356.17, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.04 percent to 2,026.40 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.36 percent to 4,747.02.

The industries that are supporting the market today are:

Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry gained 2.8 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was GoPro Inc(NASDAQ: GPRO), which rose 5.8 percent. GoPro's PEG ratio is 0.97.

Foreign Utilities: This industry rose 2.7 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was CPFL Energia S.A. (ADR) (NYSE: CPL), which gained 6.4 percent. CPFL Energia shares have declined 10.23 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has dropped 3.44 percent in the same period.

Air Delivery & Freight Services: The industry gained 2.3 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was L.B. Foster Co (NASDAQ: FSTR), which gained 4.2 percent. L.B. Foster shares have dipped 63.36 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 3.44 percent in the same period.

Synthetics: This industry moved up 1.9 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Axiall Corp (NYSE: AXLL), which rose 3.2 percent.

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