In early trading on Wednesday, shares of Amazon.com ( AMZN ) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the Nasdaq 100 index, trading up 3.1%. Year to date, Amazon.com has lost about 17.5% of its value.
And the worst performing Nasdaq 100 component thus far on the day is Ross Stores ( ROST ), trading down 1.5%. Ross Stores is lower by about 13.2% looking at the year to date performance.
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