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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DiamondRock Hospitality Company

(NYSE:DRH)

18.32%

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

(17.61%)

84 of 87

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Navios Maritime Holdings, Inc.

(NYSE:NM)

16.66%

Marine

(36.05%)

1051 of 1071

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Copart, Inc.

(NASDAQ:CPRT)

11.20%

Commercial Services and Supplies

(9.78%)

1405 of 1433

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Other Five-Star Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) up 3.51%
Nationwide Health Properties, Inc. (NYSE:NHP) up 1.24%
Other Five-Star Marine
Euroseas Ltd. (NASDAQ:ESEA) up 3.63%
International Shipholding Corp (NYSE:ISH) up 0.22%
Other Five-Star Commercial Services and Supplies
North American Galvanizing & Coatings (NASDAQ:NGA) up 4.82%
Allied Waste Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AW) up 3.59%

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