Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For October 6, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 0.47 percent to 18,195.46, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.31 percent to 2,153.07 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.48 percent to 5,290.41.

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

  • Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: This industry gained 1.4 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was CNX Coal Resources LP (NYSE: CNXC), which gained 4.3 percent.
  • General Entertainment: This industry rose 0.5 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Carnival plc (ADR) (NYSE: CUK), which gained 0.5 percent. Carnival shares have declined 5.19 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 9.08 percent in the same period.
  • Meat Products: The industry gained 0.4 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Hormel Foods Corp (NYSE: HRL), which gained 0.6 percent. Hormel shares have climbed 15.74 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 9.08 percent in the same period.
  • Movie Production, Theaters: This industry moved up 0.35 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), which rose 0.9 percent.
 

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