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Tickers in this Article: BCOR, SWKS, MANT, MELI, AWAY, TRMB, FICO
Currently, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 is down 0.2% and the Dow is trading down 0.3%. The technology sector is a category of stocks relating to the research, development and/or distribution of technologically based goods and services. This sector contains businesses revolving around the manufacturing of electronics, creation of software, computers or products and services relating to information technology. The technology sector offers a wide arrange of products and services for both customers and other businesses. Consumer goods like personal computers, stereos and televisions are continually improved and upgraded, offering the latest technology to all users. Businesses receive information and services from software and database systems, which allow the companies to make strategic business decisions.

The Technology sector (XLK) has fallen 0.3% despite little change in the market overall. The biggest movers in the sector so far are:
CompanyMarket CapPercentage Change
Blucora (Nasdaq:BCOR)4.5 million-12.7%
Skyworks Solutions (Nasdaq:SWKS).6 billion-12.3%
Mantech (Nasdaq:MANT)9.1 million+11.1%
Mercadolibre (Nasdaq:MELI).81 billion-9.1%
HomeAway (Nasdaq:AWAY).14 billion-8.2%
Trimble (Nasdaq:TRMB).11 billion+7.8%
Fair (NYSE:FICO).62 billion-6.1%
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Shares of Blucora (Nasdaq:BCOR) are currently trading at $15.65, a steep decline of 12.7%. At 1.1 million shares, the company's volume so far today is 4.4 times the current three-month average.

Skyworks Solutions (Nasdaq:SWKS) is currently trading at $21.13 per share, after a steep drop of 12.3%. The company's volume is currently 8.1 million shares. This is greater than yesterday's volume of 5.7 million shares.

After a big jump of 11.1%, Mantech (Nasdaq:MANT) is trading at $26.15 per share. The company's volume is currently 320,036 shares for the day, 2.1 times the average daily volume.

Mercadolibre (Nasdaq:MELI) has fallen 9.1% and is currently trading at $78.46 per share. This morning, the company is trading a volume of 1.2 million shares.

Currently trading at $23.77 per share, HomeAway (Nasdaq:AWAY) has fallen 8.2%. With 612,672 shares changing hands so far today, the company's volume is two times the average volume over the last three months.

After rising 7.8%, Trimble (Nasdaq:TRMB) is currently trading at a share price of $52.45. So far today, 1.2 million shares of the company's stock have changed hands. Yesterday's volume was only 1.1 million shares.

Fair (NYSE:FICO) is trading at $44.93 per share, down 6.1%. The company's volume is currently 130,880 shares for the day, 0.8 times the average daily volume.

The Bottom Line On any given day, a particular stock may see positive or negative change in its share price. It is important to weigh current activity against historical performance when making any investment decisions. However, these fundamental metrics must be analyzed with historic data, industry information in addition to firm specific financial statements.

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