Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For April 12, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 0.01 percent to 17,554.77, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.10 percent to 2,039.96 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.49 percent to 4,809.55.

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

Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry gained 1.8 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Yanzhou Coal Mining Co Ltd (ADR) (NYSE: YZC), which rose 3.5 percent. Yanzhou Coal Mining shares have declined 47.42 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has dropped 2.57 percent in the same period.

Synthetics: This industry rose 1.7 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Axiall Corp (NYSE: AXLL), which gained 1.4 percent. Axiall shares have tumbled 52.63 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has dropped 2.57 percent in the same period.

Toys & Games: The industry gained 0.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), which gained 1 percent. Mattel shares have gained 32.70 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has dropped 2.57 percent in the same period.

Copper: This industry moved up 0.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE: FCX), which rose 2 percent.

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