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 86,000 investors. Have a look, and then visit us on CAPS to dig in further on each of them.

 

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Gardner Denver, Inc.
Foolcaps
(NYSE:GDI)

13.03%

Diversified Machinery

4.93%

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Universal Stainless & Alloy Products
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(NASDAQ:USAP)

12.88%

Steel & Iron

13.00%

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Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc.
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(NASDAQ:GIFI)

9.75%

Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration

18.64%

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Other Five-Star Diversified Machinery
The Gorman-Rupp Company (AMEX:GRC) up 4.88%
Comtech Group (NASDAQ:COGO) up 2.87%
Other Five-Star Steel & Iron
Synalloy (NASDAQ:SYNL) up 2.70%
Gerdau Ameristeel (NYSE:GNA) down -0.07%
Other Five-Star Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration
Noble (NYSE:NE) up 1.26%
ENSCO International (NYSE:ESV) up 0.47%