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Tickers in this Article: FIVE, VRSN, ULTA, QCOR, LQDT, JOSB, REGN
The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has decreased 0.4%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.2%; and the Dow is down 0.2%. The Nasdaq Composite Index is a capitalization-weighted index, with each company weighted in proportion to its market value.

The biggest movers traded on the NASDAQ so far are:
CompanyMarket CapPercentage Change
Five Below (Nasdaq:FIVE)$1.52 billion+12.4%
VeriSign (Nasdaq:VRSN)$6.16 billion-12.3%
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (Nasdaq:ULTA)$5.88 billion+7.4%
Questcor Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq:QCOR)$1.63 billion-6.4%
Liquidity Services (Nasdaq:LQDT)$1.29 billion+5.3%
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (Nasdaq:JOSB)$1.33 billion-3.7%
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq:REGN)$16.84 billion-3.7%
Forex Broker Summary: Forex Capital Markets (FXCM)

Five Below (Nasdaq:FIVE) rose a significant 12.4% to reach $35.27 per share. So far today, 753,473 shares have changed hands.

After a precipitous drop of 12.3%, VeriSign (Nasdaq:VRSN) is now trading at a share price of $34.49. The company's volume is currently 29.2 million shares for the day, 8.7 times the current three-month average.

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance (Nasdaq:ULTA) is currently trading at $100.00 per share, a 7.4% increase. The company is trading at a volume of 2.2 million shares. Yesterday, volume was only 1.7 million shares.

Currently trading at $26.36 per share, Questcor Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq:QCOR) has fallen 6.4%. At 2.5 million shares, the company's volume so far today is 1.6 times the average daily volume.

Liquidity Services (Nasdaq:LQDT) is up 5.3% to reach a current price of $39.83 per share. The company's volume for the day so far is 648,306 shares.

Falling 3.7%, Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (Nasdaq:JOSB) is currently at a share price of $42.75. So far today, the company's volume is 172,461 shares, 0.9 times its current three-month average.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq:REGN) is trading at $180.81 per share, down 3.7%. The company's volume for the day so far is 531,970 shares. This is a sign that there will be less trading activity than there was yesterday.

The Bottom Line On any given day, a particular stock may see positive or negative change in its share price. Paying close attention to the previous ratios will help you identify key times to adjust your strategy. 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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