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Worst Performing Industries For October 6, 2016

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The Dow fell 0.45 percent to 18,198.07, while the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.37 percent to 5,296.33. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped 0.25 percent to 2,154.11.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

  • Drug Related Products: This industry slipped 1.6 percent by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was ProPhase Labs Inc (NASDAQ: PRPH), which fell 3.4 percent. ProPhase Labs shares have surged 32.05 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 9.08 percent in the same period.
  • Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry declined 1.6 percent by 11:00 am with GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO) moving down 1.6 percent. GoPro shares have declined 44.11 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 9.08 percent in the same period.
  • Long Distance Carriers: This industry fell 1.4 percent by 11:00 am ET. General Communication, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNCMA) shares dropped 1.9 percent in today's trading. General Communication shares have dropped 12.48 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 9.08 percent in the same period.
  • Internet Service Providers: The industry dropped 1.2 percent by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was TrueCar Inc (NASDAQ: TRUE), which declined 1.2 percent.

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