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Tickers in this Article: MLNX, PKE, MPWR, FSLR, ASMI, MXIM, ALTR
The Nasdaq is up 0.1%, the S&P 500 is down 0.1% and the Dow remains relatively unchanged so far today.

The biggest movers in the Semiconductors sector (XLK) (+0.1%) are:
CompanyMarket CapPercentage Change
Mellanox (Nasdaq:MLNX)$2.62 billion+4.8%
Park (NYSE:PKE)$531.9 million-4.3%
Monolithic Power Systems (Nasdaq:MPWR)$789.3 million-3.6%
First Solar (Nasdaq:FSLR)$2.78 billion+2.7%
ASM International (Nasdaq:ASMI)$1.96 billion+2.3%
Maxim Integrated Products (Nasdaq:MXIM)$8.71 billion+2%
Altera (Nasdaq:ALTR)$10.93 billion+1.9%
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Mellanox (Nasdaq:MLNX) is currently trading at $64.81 per share, a 4.8% increase. So far today, one million shares of the company's stock have changed hands.

Falling 4.3%, Park (NYSE:PKE) is currently at a share price of $24.48. The company's volume for the day so far is 16,135 shares, consistent with its current three-month average.

At $21.46, Monolithic Power Systems (Nasdaq:MPWR) has slipped 3.6%. So far today, the company's volume is 43,229 shares.

First Solar (Nasdaq:FSLR) has moved up 2.7% and is currently trading at $32.86 per share. At 2.2 million shares, the company's volume so far today is consistent with its current daily average.

ASM International (Nasdaq:ASMI) has risen 2.3% and is currently trading at $36.47 per share. The company's volume for the day so far is 9,428 shares. This is on pace to reach yesterday's trading volume of 18,012 shares.

After an increase of 2%, Maxim Integrated Products (Nasdaq:MXIM) has reached a current price of $30.49. With 1.4 million shares changing hands so far today, the company's volume is in keeping with the average volume over the past three months.

Increasing 1.9%, Altera (Nasdaq:ALTR) is trading at $34.75 per share. The company's volume for the day so far is 1.6 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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