Search the web
Welcome, Guest
[Sign Out, My Account]
Morningstar_Inc.

Monday, September 22 2014 10:16am ET - U.S. Markets close in 5 hours and 44 minutes.
Industry Center
Top Industries
·Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified
·Auto Manufacturers - Major
·Biotechnology
·Business Software & Services
·Chemicals - Major Diversified
·Communication Equipment
·Conglomerates
·Diversified Computer Systems
·Diversified Investments
·Drug Manufacturers - Major
·Electric Utilities
·Food - Major Diversified
·Industrial Metals & Minerals
·Major Airlines
·Major Integrated Oil & Gas
·Money Center Banks
·Property & Casualty Insurance
·Semiconductor - Broad Line
·Telecom Services - Domestic
Complete Industry List...
Tools
·Industry Index
·News by Industry
·Leaders & Laggards
·Industry Browser
  
Today's Top Performing Industry
Housewares & Accessories
Composite Value: 1223.9
Today's Change: +2.55%
S&P 500: -0.34%
chart for
[Housewares & Accessories (^YHOh720)]
Home cleaning products maker Clorox to exit Venezuela
56 minutes ago (Reuters)
Home cleaning products maker Clorox Co said it was discontinuing operations in Venezuela as the business was no longer viable and that it was looking to sell its assets there. Clorox said the operating restrictions imposed by the Venezuelan government, economic uncertainty and supply disruptions would have led to considerable operating losses for the foreseeable future. Venezuela devalued its currency bolivar last year, which forced a number of consumer goods companies such as Colgate-Palmolive Co and Avon Products Inc to slash product prices. Clorox said in June that the economic environment in Venezuela was worsening and the company was "considering all its options."
Today's Industry Highlights
Top Performing Industries% Change
Housewares & Accessories +2.55%
Photographic Equipment & Supplies +2.53%
Shipping +1.01%
Auto Parts Wholesale +0.52%
Medical Equipment Wholesale +0.35%
View Leaders & Laggards...
Worst Performing Industries % Change
Closed-End Fund - Foreign -2.45%
Auto Parts Stores -1.91%
Silver -1.87%
Long Distance Carriers -1.55%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses -1.51%
View Leaders & Laggards...
  
Locate Industry by Company
Enter Symbol:
Leaders & Laggards
Highest Dividend Yield
Medical Practitioners 22.30%
More...
Highest Market Capitalization
Money Center Banks $885965.0 B
More...
Highest Net Profit Margin (mrq)
Closed-End Fund - Equity 82.60%
More...
Highest P/E Ratio
General Entertainment 316.00
More...
Highest Return on Equity
Auto Parts Stores 79.90%
More...


Copyright © 2014 Yahoo! Inc. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy - Terms of Service
Industry information © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Company information © 2014 Capital IQ All Rights Reserved. Quotes and other information supplied by independent providers identified on the Yahoo Finance partner page. S&P 500 index provided by Comstock. All rights reserved. Top-Ranked Analyst information © 1999-2014, StarMine Corp. All rights reserved. Data and information is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended for trading purposes. Neither Yahoo nor any of its data or content providers (such as Capital IQ, Morningstar, CSI and exchanges) shall be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon. By accessing the Yahoo site, a user agrees not to redistribute the information found therein.

Questions or Comments?