Constellation Brands and Pandora Lead Stocks Buzzing on Trading Terminals This Morning: ESRX, WYNN, STZ, LVLT, P

Through the opening portion of the trading day on Thursday, October 6, 2011, the Dow (NYSE:DIA) is up 13.6 points to 10,958, the NASDAQ (NASDAQ:QQQ) is up 19.9 points to 2,480 and the S&P500 (NYSE:SPY) is up 4.9 points to 1,148. Here are some of today’s biggest gainers by price.

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Express Scripts, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESRX) is among the top gainers as its shares are trading at $38.77, up $2.83 (+7.9%) from the previous close of $35.94. Express Scripts is a pharmacy benefit management (AMEX:PBM) company, providing services like retail network pharmacy management and patient care contact centers to its clients in North America.

Stock Price Performance: From July 12, 2011, to October 5, 2011, the stock price had fallen $17.45 (-32.7%) from $53.39 to $35.94. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between March 21, 2011 and March 29, 2011 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 6.4% (+$3.32). It saw one of its worst periods between July 7, 2011 and July 18, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 5.7% (-$3.11).

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) is among the top gainers as its shares are trading at $127.37, up $7.43 (+6.2%) from the previous close of $119.94. Wynn Resorts is a developer, owner and operator of destination casino resorts. It owns and operates three: Wynn Las Vegas, Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, and Wynn Macau.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to October 4, 2011, the stock price had fallen $37.58 (-24%) from $156.33 to $118.75. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 8, 2011 when shares rose for 10 straight trading days, rising 22.7% (+$29.73). It saw one of its worst periods between December 1, 2010 and December 14, 2010 when shares fell for 10 straight trading days, falling 4.9% (-$5.15).

Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE:STZ) is among the top gainers as its shares are trading at $20.34, up $1.62 (+8.7%) from the previous close of $18.72. Constellation Brands is a wine company with operations in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

Stock Price Performance: From July 12, 2011, to October 5, 2011, the stock price had fallen $1.94 (-9.4%) from $20.66 to $18.72. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between March 16, 2011 and March 25, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 7.1% (+$1.28). It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and August 4, 2011 when shares fell for 11 straight trading days, falling 15.5% (-$3.33).

Level three Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:LVLT) is among the top gainers as its shares are trading at $1.74, up 22 cents (+14.3%) from the previous close of $1.52. Level three Communications, through its operating subsidiaries, is a facilities-based provider of a range of integrated communications services.

Stock Price Performance: From July 12, 2011, to October 5, 2011, the stock price had fallen 93 cents (-38%) from $2.45 to $1.52. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between May 19, 2011 and May 27, 2011 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 25.9% (+48 cents). It saw one of its worst periods between September 15, 2011 and September 22, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 11.7% (-19 cents).

Shares of PANDORA MEDIA INC (NYSE:P) are trading at $12.97, up 82 cents (+6.7%) from the previous close of $12.15.

Stock Price Performance: From July 12, 2011, to October 5, 2011, the stock price had fallen $5.90 (-32.7%) from $18.05 to $12.15. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between September 21, 2011 and September 30, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 46.4% (+$4.64). It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and August 3, 2011 when shares fell for 10 straight trading days, falling 28.5% (-$5.35).