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 100,000 investors. Have a look, and then visit us on CAPS to dig in further on each of them.

 

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Airgas, Inc.
Foolcaps
(NYSE:ARG)

14.09%

Industrial Equipment Wholesale

3.16%

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Sykes Enterprises, Inc.
Foolcaps
(NASDAQ:SYKE)

12.02%

Information Technology Services

9.68%

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Anadarko Petroleum Corp
Foolcaps
(NYSE:APC)

10.46%

Independent Oil & Gas

9.52%

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Other Five-Star Industrial Equipment Wholesale
CE Franklin Ltd. (AMEX:CFK) up 2.63%
Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE:AIT) up 0.84%
Other Five-Star Information Technology Services
iGATE (NASDAQ:IGTE) up 1.18%
Ness Technologies (NASDAQ:NSTC) up 0.84%
Other Five-Star Independent Oil & Gas
Petrohawk Energy (NYSE:HK) up 6.41%
EXCO Resources (NYSE:XCO) up 5.12%