Nasdaq 100 Movers: SPLS, BIDU
By: BNK Invest
Posted: 3/6/2014 11:51:00 AM
Referenced Stocks: BIDU;SPLS;COST;BIIB
In early trading on Thursday, shares of Baidu ( BIDU ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the Nasdaq 100 index, trading up 4.0%. Year to date, Baidu registers a 2.0% gain.
And the worst performing Nasdaq 100 component thus far on the day is Staples ( SPLS ), trading down 12.8%. Staples is lower by about 26.5% looking at the year to date performance.
Two other components making moves today are Costco Wholesale ( COST ), trading down 3.0%, and Biogen Idec ( BIIB ), trading up 3.4% on the day.