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Top Performing Industries For June 27, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 1.72 percent to 17,102.20, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 2.08 percent to 1,995.13 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 2.59 percent to 4,586.08.

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

  • Gold: This industry gained 0.6 percent by 11:00 am. The top stock within the industry was Vista Gold Corp. (NYSE: VGZ), which gained 14 percent. Gold futures rose 0.46 percent to trade at $1,328.50 an ounce.
  • Telecom Services - Foreign: This industry rose 0.4 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp (ADR) (NYSE: NTT), which gained 4.7 percent. Nippon Telegraph & Telephone shares have surged 21.96 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 0.99 percent in the same period.
  • Life Insurance: The industry gained 0.2 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was GWG Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: GWGH), which gained 0.5 percent. GWG Holdings shares have dropped 25.03 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has declined 0.99 percent in the same period.
  • Personal Products: This industry moved up 0.2 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ: NHTC), which rose 2.5 percent.
 

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