NEW YORK (AP) â¿¿ A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: BankAtlantic Bancorp Inc. rose 111.0 percent to $5.00. ITT Corp. rose 24.3 percent to $18.80. Jaguar Mining Inc. rose 11.5 percent to $5.80. Forest Oil Corp. rose 10.3 percent to $12.86. Bridgepoint Education Inc. rose 6.1 percent to $22.99. Overseas Shipholding Group rose 4.6 percent to $13.05. IDT Corp. rose 4.3 percent to $12.00. PartnerRe Ltd. rose 4.3 percent to $64.92. RTI International Metals Inc. rose 4.1 percent to $27.46. HFF Inc. rose 3.6 percent to $11.40.
Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.