Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For May 23, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.16 percent to 17,529.26, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.02 percent to 2,052.72 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.36 percent to 4,786.75.

The industries that are driving the market today are:

Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry gained 4 percent by 11:00 am. The top stock within the industry was GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO), which gained 4 percent. GoPro's PEG ratio is 0.21.

Computer Peripherals: This industry rose 2.9 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: TACT), which gained 3.6 percent. TransAct Technologies shares have gained 15.79 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has slipped 3.47 percent in the same period.

Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits: The industry gained 2.7 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ: AAOI), which gained 6.1 percent. Applied Optoelectronics shares have tumbled 52.45 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 3.47 percent in the same period.

Dairy Products: This industry moved up 2.3 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Dean Foods Co (NYSE: DF), which rose 2.4 percent.

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