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Top Performing Industries For November 23, 2016

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At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.12 percent to 19,047.36, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved down 0.19 percent to 2,198.86 and the NASDAQ composite index declined 0.48 percent to 5,360.59.

The industries that are supporting the market today are:

  • Electronics Stores: This industry gained 1.5 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), which gained 6.2 percent. GameStop reported upbeat earnings for its third quarter, but issued a weak sales forecast for the current quarter.
  • Drug Related Products: This industry rose 0.8 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO), which gained 0.9 percent. Perrigo shares have dropped 40.81 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 5.58 percent in the same period.
  • Technical Services: The industry gained 0.7 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) which gained 2.2 percent. KBR shares have declined 11.55 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 5.58 percent in the same period.
  • Medical Instruments & Supplies: This industry moved up 0.6 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: HBIO), which rose 4 percent.

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