Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For December 2, 2016


At 10:30 am, the Dow fell 0.14 percent to 19,165.22, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.10 percent to 2,193.33 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 0.01 percent to 5,251.49.

The industries that are supporting the market today are:

  • Long-Term Care Facilities: This industry gained 21 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc (NYSE: EVHC), which gained 204 percent. Envision Healthcare and Amsurg Corp (NASDAQ: AMSG) reported the completion of their merger.
  • Appliances: This industry rose 2.6 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR), which gained 3 percent. Whirlpool’s PEG ratio is 0.89.
  • Silver: The industry gained 1.5 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was First Majestic Silver Corp (NYSE: AG) which gained 7.4 percent. Silver futures gained 1.75 percent to trade at $16.80 an ounce.
  • Regional Airlines: This industry moved up 1.4 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU), which rose 2.7 percent.

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