NEW YORK (AP) â¿¿ A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Primero Mining Corp. rose 36.5 percent to $7.37. Avon Products Inc. rose 7.2 percent to $17.39. VeriFone Systems Inc. rose 6.0 percent to $31.37. Intermec Inc. rose 6.0 percent to $6.49. Energy Transfer wi rose 5.5 percent to $43.52. Energy Transfer Partners LP rose 4.7 percent to $43.59. Pier 1 Imports Inc. rose 4.4 percent to $19.84. Owens Illinois Inc. rose 4.4 percent to $20.21. Calix Inc. rose 4.3 percent to $6.31. Pep Boys -- Manny, Moe & Jack rose 4.3 percent to $10.27.
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