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Top Performing Industries For November 2, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.04 percent to 18,043.99, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.20 percent to 2,107.57 and the NASDAQ composite index slipped 0.13 percent to 5,146.71.

The industries that are supporting the market today are:

  • Drugs Wholesale: This industry gained 3.1 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was AmerisourceBergen Corp. (NYSE: ABC), which gained 4.4 percent. AmerisourceBergen reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings.
  • Management Services: This industry rose 2.3 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Wageworks Inc (NYSE: WAGE), which gained 9.8 percent. WageWorks disclosed that it has acquired Automatic Data Processing's Consumer Health Spending Account and Consolidated Omnibus Reconciliation Act businesses.
  • Sporting Goods Stores: The industry gained 2 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ: BGFV) which gained 5 percent. Big 5 Sporting posted upbeat Q3 earnings.
  • Specialty Eateries: This industry moved up 1.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Papa John's Int'l, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA), which rose 6.7 percent. Papa John's posted strong Q3 results.

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