Market Overview

Top Performing Industries For December 5, 2016


At 10:30 am, the Dow rose 0.47 percent to 19,260.63, the broader Standard & Poor's 500 index moved up 0.68 percent to 2,206.83 and the NASDAQ composite index rose 1.09 percent to 5,312.79.

The industries that are driving the market today are:

  • Electronics Stores: This industry gained 2.8 percent by 10:30 am. The top stock within the industry was Conn's Inc (NASDAQ: CONN), which gained 4.2 percent. Conn's is expected to report Q3 results on December 6, 2016.
  • General Entertainment: This industry rose 2.5 percent by 10:30 am ET. The top performer in this industry was Carnival plc (ADR) (NYSE: CUK), which gained 3.2 percent. Carnival plc’s PEG ratio is 1.12.
  • Computer Peripherals: The industry gained 2.3 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) which gained 5.4 percent. 3D Systems shares have surged 47.17 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has increased 5.53 percent in the same period.
  • Dairy Products: This industry moved up 2.2 percent by 10:30 am. The top performer in this industry was Dean Foods Co (NYSE: DF), which rose 2.7 percent.

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