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Tickers in this Article: TRIP, JOE, YELP, PCLN, WMS, EXLS, IT
So far today, the Nasdaq has moved little, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2% and the Dow has decreased 0.3%.

The Services sector (IYC) has risen 0.6% despite little change in the market overall. Currently, the biggest movers in the sector are:
CompanyMarket CapPercentage Change
Tripadvisor (Nasdaq:TRIP)$4.19 billion+21%
St. Joe (NYSE:JOE)$1.84 billion+15.3%
Yelp (NYSE:YELP)$1.47 billion-12.2% (Nasdaq:PCLN)$29.2 billion+10.6%
WMS Industries (NYSE:WMS)$927.9 million-9.5%
ExlService Holdings (Nasdaq:EXLS)$942 million-7.5%
Gartner (NYSE:IT)$4.45 billion-7.3%
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Tripadvisor (Nasdaq:TRIP) has soared 21% to reach a current price of $35.60 per share. So far today, the company's volume is 6.6 million shares.

St. Joe (NYSE:JOE) is trading at $22.95 per share, a significant rise of 15.3%. The company's volume is currently 1.1 million shares for the day, 3.3 times the average daily volume.

Shares of Yelp (NYSE:YELP) are currently trading at $21.11, a steep decline of 12.2%. The company's volume for the day so far is 1.3 million shares. (Nasdaq:PCLN) rose a significant 10.6% to reach $648.23 per share. With 1.5 million shares changing hands so far today, the company's volume is 1.3 times its current three-month average.

WMS Industries (NYSE:WMS) is trading at $15.39 per share, down 9.5%. So far today, one million shares of the company's stock have changed hands. Yesterday's volume was only 954,476 shares.

At $27.25, ExlService Holdings (Nasdaq:EXLS) has slipped 7.5%. So far today, the company's volume is 129,393 shares, 1.1 times the current daily average.

Gartner (NYSE:IT) has fallen 7.3% and is currently trading at $44.15 per share. The company is currently trading a volume of 418,100 shares.

The Bottom Line No matter the economic climate, Wall Street will always have stocks that make major moves each week. It is important to weigh current activity against historical performance when making any investment decisions. Tools like valuation ratios and profit margins, however, are only as useful as the context you put them in; remember to take historical data and competitor performance into account.

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