Currently, the Nasdaq has climbed 0.6%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.2% and the Dow has been relatively flat.
The Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector (XLP) is unchanged overall, and these are the biggest movers in the sector so far:
|Company||Market Cap||Percentage Change|
|Herbalife (NYSE:HLF)||$3.17 billion||+6.2%|
|Coca-Cola HBC S.A (NYSE:CCH)||$8.3 billion||+3.3%|
|Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS)||$2.07 billion||+2.3%|
|Industrias Bachoco, S.A.B. de C.V (NYSE:IBA)||$1.37 billion||-2.2%|
|Tejon Ranch (NYSE:TRC)||$557.9 million||+1.8%|
|Annies (NYSE:BNNY)||$556.6 million||-1.4%|
|Sanderson Farms (Nasdaq:SAFM)||$1.09 billion||+1.3%|
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Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) is currently trading at $31.21 per share, a 6.2% increase. So far today, 6.5 million shares have changed hands.
Coca-Cola HBC S.A (NYSE:CCH) has risen 3.3% to hit a current price of $23.30 per share. The company's volume is currently 2,341 shares for the day, 0.2 times its current daily average.
After an increase of 2.3%, Nu Skin Enterprises (NYSE:NUS) has reached a current price of $36.14. The company's volume for the day so far is 638,722 shares. This is on pace to fall short of yesterday's volume of 2.3 million shares.
Slipping 2.2%, Industrias Bachoco, S.A.B. de C.V (NYSE:IBA) is currently trading at $26.70 per share. At 16,819 shares, the company's volume so far today is 1.6 times its current three-month average.
Tejon Ranch (NYSE:TRC) has risen 1.8% and is currently trading at $28.28 per share. The company is currently trading a volume of 6,410 shares.
Annies (NYSE:BNNY) has fallen 1.4% and is currently trading at $32.11 per share. So far today, the company's volume is 33,821 shares, 0.1 times the average daily volume.
Rising 1.3%, Sanderson Farms (Nasdaq:SAFM) is currently trading at $47.92 per share. The company is trading at a volume of 60,601 shares. This is a sign that there will be less trading activity than there was yesterday.
The Bottom Line The nature of the market is such that stocks will have good days and bad days. Daily stock performance should be weighed against historical performance and put in context of the market overall. However, these fundamental metrics must be analyzed with historic data, industry information in addition to firm specific financial statements.