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Tickers in this Article: DOLE, STZ, HAIN, SAFM, MJN, UVV, SJM
The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq is up 2.3%; the S&P 500 has climbed 1.8%; and the Dow has moved up 1.9%.

Underperforming the market overall, the Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector (XLP) is up 1.7%, and these are its current biggest movers:
CompanyMarket CapPercentage Change
Dole Food Company (NYSE:DOLE).02 billion-13.2%
Constellation Brands, Inc (NYSE:STZ).46 billion+4.9%
Hain Celestial Group (Nasdaq:HAIN).5 billion+4.6%
Sanderson Farms (Nasdaq:SAFM).09 billion+4.2%
Mead Johnson (NYSE:MJN).38 billion+3.8%
Universal (NYSE:UVV).17 billion+3.6%
JM (NYSE:SJM).35 billion+3.2%
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Shares of Dole Food Company (NYSE:DOLE) are currently trading at $9.96, a steep decline of 13.2%. The company's volume is currently 3.7 million shares for the day, 4.6 times the current three-month average.

Constellation Brands, Inc (NYSE:STZ) is currently trading at $37.14 per share, a 4.9% increase. So far today, 971,352 shares have changed hands.

After an increase of 4.6%, Hain Celestial Group (Nasdaq:HAIN) has reached a current price of $56.70. At 437,385 shares, the company's volume so far today is 0.8 times the average daily volume.

Sanderson Farms (Nasdaq:SAFM) has moved up 4.2% and is currently trading at $49.56 per share. So far today, 134,251 shares of the company's stock have changed hands. This is on pace to reach yesterday's trading volume of 230,189 shares.

Increasing 3.8%, Mead Johnson (NYSE:MJN) is trading at $68.44 per share. At 776,156 shares, the company's volume so far today is 0.6 times the average volume over the last three months.

Universal (NYSE:UVV) has risen 3.6% to hit a current price of $51.66 per share. The company's volume for the day so far is 62,165 shares.

JM (NYSE:SJM) has increased to a share price of $89.02, a 3.2% rise. At 305,131 shares, the company's volume so far today is 0.7 times the average daily volume.

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.

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