Market Overview

Worst Performing Industries For October 31, 2016


The Dow rose 0.04 percent to 18,167.51, while the NASDAQ composite index gained 0.08 percent to 5,194.25. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 0.12 percent to 2,128.95.

The worst performing industries in the market today are:

  • Photographic Equipment & Supplies: This industry slipped 4.5 percent by 11:00 am. The worst stock within the industry was GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO), which fell 5.2 percent. GoPro is expected to release quarterly earnings on November 3, 2016.
  • Dairy Products: This industry declined 2.5 percent by 11:00 am with Dean Foods Co (NYSE: DF) moving down 3 percent. Dean Foods is projected to release quarterly earnings on November 7, 2016.
  • Drug Related Products: This industry fell 2.3 percent by 11:00 am ET. Natural Alternatives International, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAII) shares dropped 4.2 percent in today's trading. Natural Alternatives shares have climbed 126.50 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 1.06 percent in the same period.
  • Nonmetallic Mineral Mining: The industry dropped 1.8 percent by 11:00 am. The worst performer in this industry was SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE: SXC), which declined 6 percent. SunCoke Energy announced plans to acquire SunCoke Energy Partners LP (NYSE: SXCP).

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