The Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 is up 0.1% and the Dow has increased 0.2% so far today. Most stocks on the Nasdaq Composite Index are technology and Internet-related, but there are financial, consumer, bio-tech and industrial companies as well.
The biggest movers traded on the NASDAQ so far are:
|Company||Market Cap||Percentage Change|
|Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (Nasdaq:GMCR)||$4.45 billion||+24.2%|
|Fresh Market (Nasdaq:TFM)||$2.95 billion||-15.2%|
|Gulfport (Nasdaq:GPOR)||$1.77 billion||+13.7%|
|Commerce Bancshares (Nasdaq:CBSH)||$3.41 billion||-8%|
|Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (Nasdaq:JOSB)||$1.33 billion||-7.6%|
|Mellanox (Nasdaq:MLNX)||$3.61 billion||-6.9%|
|Deckers (Nasdaq:DECK)||$1.24 billion||+6.6%|
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Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (Nasdaq:GMCR) rose a significant 24.2% to reach $35.95 per share. So far today, the company's volume is 16 million shares.
Taking a 15.2% hit, Fresh Market (Nasdaq:TFM) is currently trading at $51.08 per share. So far today, the company's volume is four million shares, 16.2 times its current daily average.
Gulfport (Nasdaq:GPOR) is currently at $36.08 per share after a dramatic increase of 13.7%. The company is trading at a volume of 2.5 million shares. Yesterday, volume was only 908,413 shares.
Commerce Bancshares (Nasdaq:CBSH) is trading at $35.54 per share, down 8%. The company's volume is currently 406,412 shares for the day, 0.8 times its current three-month average.
Falling 7.6%, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (Nasdaq:JOSB) is currently at a share price of $43.66. The company's volume for the day so far is 1.3 million shares.
Mellanox (Nasdaq:MLNX) is down 6.9% to reach $78.46 per share. At 500,545 shares, the company's volume so far today is 0.8 times the average daily volume.
Deckers (Nasdaq:DECK) is currently trading at $38.65 per share, a 6.6% increase. The company's volume for the day so far is 2.7 million shares.
The Bottom Line No matter the economic climate, Wall Street will always have stocks that make major moves each week. Daily stock performance should be weighed against historical performance and put in context of the market overall. Keep in mind that all these ratios should be compared against historical numbers and industry information in order to get a more complete picture.
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