3 Stocks Advancing The Computer Hardware Industry

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All three major indices traded up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 101 points (0.6%) at 17,132 as of Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, 4:20 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,961 issues advancing vs. 1,099 declining with 138 unchanged.

The Computer Hardware industry as a whole closed the day down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which was up 0.7%. Top gainers within the Computer Hardware industry included Video Display ( VIDE), up 2.2%, Interphase ( INPH), up 3.6%, Dot Hill Systems ( HILL), up 1.6%, Nimble Storage ( NMBL), up 2.1% and SanDisk ( SNDK), up 2.8%.

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

Nimble Storage ( NMBL) is one of the companies that pushed the Computer Hardware industry higher today. Nimble Storage was up $0.55 (2.1%) to $27.02 on average volume. Throughout the day, 983,209 shares of Nimble Storage exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 904,200 shares. The stock ranged in a price between $25.82-$27.14 after having opened the day at $26.40 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $26.47.

Nimble Storage has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 41.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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