S&P 500 Movers: ICE, VRTX
By: BNK Invest
Posted: 6/24/2014 12:15:00 PM
Referenced Stocks: VRTX;ICE;CCL;MU
In early trading on Tuesday, shares of Vertex Pharmaceuticals ( VRTX ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 40.9%. Year to date, Vertex Pharmaceuticals registers a 26.3% gain.
And the worst performing S&P 500 component thus far on the day is Intercontinental Exchange ( ICE ), trading down 3.7%. Intercontinental Exchange is lower by about 15.2% looking at the year to date performance.
Two other components making moves today are Carnival ( CCL ), trading down 2.9%, and Micron Technology ( MU ), trading up 2.3% on the day.