As fundamentals-focused long-term investors, Fools never base an investment decision on the daily gyrations of the market. But the market's daily price movements can be useful when looking for new stock ideas for further research, or to keep tabs on watch-list stocks.

Below you'll find today's biggest movers among our five-star stocks -- the highest rating awarded by our CAPS community of more than 96,000 investors. Have a look, and then visit us on CAPS to dig in further on each of them.

 

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FCStone Group, Inc.
Foolcaps
(NASDAQ:FCSX)

17.23%

Investment Brokerage - National

-0.47%

250 of 262

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Landec Corp
Foolcaps
(NASDAQ:LNDC)

13.39%

Synthetics

7.66%

950 of 967

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TGC Industries, Inc.
Foolcaps
(AMEX:TGE)

9.87%

Oil & Gas Equipment & Services

11.79%

487 of 499

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Other Five-Star Investment Brokerage - National
Interactive Brokers Group (NASDAQ:IBKR) up 1.22%
optionsXpress Holdings (NASDAQ:OXPS) up 0.77%
Other Five-Star Synthetics
American Pacific (NASDAQ:APFC) up 1.73%
Compass Minerals International (NYSE:CMP) up 1.29%
Other Five-Star Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
Precision Drilling Trust (NYSE:PDS) up 2.73%
Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) up 2.66%