Here are nine stocks that set 52-week highs:

  • The share price of Verisign (VRSN) went up today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $42.07. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares rose 1.9% on volume of 3.6 million. The stock has risen $6.70 (18.6%) over the last three months from a price of $36.01 on January 20, 2012. The stock is trading 11% above its 50-day moving average and 17.3% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Ross Stores (ROST) improved today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $60.02. In spite of its performance and peak price of $60.54, the stock was trading on below-average volume. After trading at a volume of 1.9 million, the stock price climbed 1.1%. Share price rose over the last three months, now up $8.81 (17.1%) from $51.53 on January 20, 2012. The stock is trading 5.7% above its 50-day moving average and 17.3% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, The McGraw-Hill Companies (MHP) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $49.25. Shares saw a 1.2% price increase and traded at a volume of 2.1 million. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, rising $3.64 (7.9%) from a price of $45.97 on February 17, 2012. The stock is trading 4.3% above its 50-day moving average and 9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Tata Motors (TTM) went up today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $29.38. The stock was trading on above-average volume. The stock price climbed 1.6% with a volume of 2.9 million. The stock is trading 8.1% above its 50-day moving average and 24.6% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Diageo plc (DEO) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $100.24. On volume of 673,741 shares, shares rose 1.3%. Share price is up, having risen $4.87 (5.1%) from $96.18 on March 19, 2012. The stock is trading 4.6% above its 50-day moving average and 11.8% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Select Comfort (SCSS) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $35.17. The stock was trading on above-average volume. On volume of 1.9 million shares, the stock price improved 1.4%. The stock is trading 9.8% above its 50-day moving average and 29.4% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, RSC Holdings (RRR) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $23.24. After trading at a volume of 2.5 million, the stock price climbed 6.1%. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $1.07 (4.8%) from a price of $22.40 on March 19, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $22.36 today.

  • While trading on below-average volume, O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $95.80. It peaked at $97.03. Shares saw a 1.4% price spike and traded at a volume of 587,367. The stock has risen $14.64 (17.8%) over the last three months from a price of $82.28 on January 20, 2012. The stock is trading 6.6% above its 50-day moving average and 15.8% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies (WAB) went up today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $79.84. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares climbed 2.3%, trading at a volume of 601,266 shares. The stock has been on the rise in the last two months, up $10.14 (14.3%) from a price of $70.83 on February 17, 2012. The stock is trading 7.8% above its 50-day moving average and 14.3% above its 200-day moving average.