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Top Performing Industries For October 5, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.50 percent to 18,259.19, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.36 percent to 2,158.24 and the NASDAQ composite index gained 0.49 percent to 5,315.65.

The industries that are driving the market today are:

  • Aluminum: This industry gained 2.8 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was Aluminum Corp. of China Limited (ADR) (NYSE: ACH), which gained 2.3 percent. Aluminum Corp shares have increased 5.62 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 8.23 percent in the same period.
  • Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry rose 2.5 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Yanzhou Coal Mining Co Ltd (ADR) (NYSE: YZC), which gained 5.8 percent. Yanzhou Coal shares have surged 37.07 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 8.23 percent in the same period.
  • Investment Brokerage - Regional: The industry gained 2.3 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Stifel Financial Corp (NYSE: SF), which gained 3.3 percent. Stifel Financial shares have declined 9.86 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 8.23 percent in the same period.
  • Regional - Southwest Banks: This industry moved up 2.2 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Texas Capital Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ: TCBI), which rose 5 percent. Texas Capital Bancshares is expected to release Q3 results on October 20, 2016.
 

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