In early trading on Thursday, shares of Tesla Motors ( TSLA ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the Nasdaq 100 index, trading up 1.4%. Year to date, Tesla Motors registers a 37.9% gain.
And the worst performing Nasdaq 100 component thus far on the day is Illumina ( ILMN ), trading down 2.5%. Illumina is showing a gain of 56.4% looking at the year to date performance.
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