3 Internet Stocks Moving The Industry Upward

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All three major indices traded up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 55 points (0.3%) at 16,707 as of Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, 3:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,989 issues advancing vs. 996 declining with 174 unchanged.

The Internet industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which was up 0.4%. Top gainers within the Internet industry included ChinaNet Online Holdings ( CNET), up 25.9%, Geeknet ( GKNT), up 2.5%, TheStreet ( TST), up 1.6%, Taomee Holdings ( TAOM), up 1.9% and Tremor Video ( TRMR), up 2.0%.

TheStreet Ratings Group would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

TheStreet ( TST) is one of the companies that pushed the Internet industry higher today. TheStreet was up $0.04 (1.6%) to $2.58 on light volume. Throughout the day, 27,039 shares of TheStreet exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 56,900 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $2.48-$2.58 after having opened the day at $2.48 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $2.54.

TheStreet has a market cap of $87.8 million and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 12.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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