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NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Mercadolibre Inc. 319.73 8.34 20:43, Inc. 40.86 5.96 20:43
NetEase Inc. Ads 359.10 4.23 20:43
Hasbro Inc 95.31 3.58 20:43
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. 145.79 3.46 20:43

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class A 32.57 -4.49 20:43
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc Class B 32.23 -4.08 20:43
Nvidia Corp. 186.17 -2.45 20:43
PACCAR Inc. 70.23 -2.34 20:43
Electronic Arts Inc. 105.55 -1.96 20:43

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