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Top Performing Industries For October 3, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 0.30 percent to 18,253.37, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.34 percent to 2,160.98 and the NASDAQ composite index slipped 0.27 percent to 5,297.91.

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

  • Sporting Goods Stores: This industry gained 4.8 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was Cabelas Inc (NYSE: CAB), which gained 14.5 percent. Cabela's and Bass Pro Shops struck a definitive deal through which the latter would buy the former for $65.50 a share in cash.
  • Building Materials Wholesale: This industry rose 1.2 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Huttig Building Products Inc (NASDAQ: HBP), which gained 2.1 percent. Huttig Building shares have climbed 86.45 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 9.12 percent in the same period.
  • Regional Airlines: The industry gained 0.9 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA (ADR) (NYSE: GOL), which gained 5.5 percent. Gol Linhas shares have surged 101.70 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 9.12 percent in the same period.
  • Foreign Utilities: This industry moved up 0.9 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was CPFL Energia S.A. (ADR) (NYSE: CPL), which rose 1.2 percent.
 

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