The Bloomberg /
Hawaiian tops index
Hawaiian Holdings Inc.
, parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, lead the pack this week in the Bloomberg Honolulu Star-Bulletin stock index.
Hawaiian closed at $5.25, up 12.4 percent for the week. Year to date it also leads the index, with a 31.6 percent gain.
The only stock in the index to lose ground this week was Hoku Scientific Inc., down 3.4 percent to close at $2.88 a share. Hoku, founded on fuel-cell technology but now working to develop a photovoltaic arm, is down 68.8 percent year to date.
The Bloomberg / Star-Bulletin Index is a price-weighted index designed to measure the performance of Hawaii-based companies. The index was developed with a base value of 100 as of December 31, 1999. A chart of the index which shows the weekly performance of its members is published weekly in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin.
SOURCE: BLOOMBERG NEWS / STAR-BULLETIN GRAPHIC