Mid-Day Market Update: Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Drops Following Bad Lung Cancer News; RR Media Shares Spike Higher

Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded up 0.20 percent to 16,731.47 while the NASDAQ gained 0.45 percent to 4,602.88. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.38 percent to 1,959.04. Leading and Lagging Sectors On Friday,