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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ProAssurance Corp

(NYSE:PRA)

5.76%

Property & Casualty Insurance

(7.45%)

61 of 63

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Pinnacle Financial Partners

(NASDAQ:PNFP)

4.10%

Regional - Southeast Banks

7.12%

39 of 47

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Central Fund of Canada Limited (USA)

(AMEX:CEF)

3.91%

Closed-End Fund - Foreign

(18.67%)

451 of 460

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Other Five-Star Property & Casualty Insurance
Darwin Professional Underwriters, Inc. (NYSE:DR) up 0.86%
Baldwin & Lyons, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWINB) up 0.84%
Other Five-Star Closed-End Fund - Foreign
Taiwan Greater China Fund (NYSE:TFC) down 4.39%
Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (NYSE:SWZ) down 6.63%

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