Seagate Technology, Williams Companies, Other Stocks Hit 52-Week Highs Tuesday

Published May 01, 2012

| FOXBusiness

These stocks hit one-year highs:

  • The share price of Seagate Technology (STX) improved today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $31.49. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares rose 3.7% on volume of 23.3 million. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $6.14 (23.9%) from a price of $25.75 on February 2, 2012. The stock is trading 13.6% above its 50-day moving average and 31.2% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Williams Companies (WMB) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $34.12. On volume of 8.3 million shares, the stock price climbed 1%. Share price improved over the last three months, now up $5.54 (19.2%) from $28.84 on February 2, 2012. The stock is trading 9.2% above its 50-day moving average and 12.8% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Simon Property Group (SPG) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $155.92. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares rose 1.3%, trading at a volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, climbing $20.33 (14.8%) from a price of $137.25 on March 2, 2012. The stock is trading 7.8% above its 50-day moving average and 15.2% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Cerner Corporation (CERN) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $81.48. After trading at a volume of 2.7 million, the stock price climbed 2.1%. Share price is up, having risen $6.64 (8.7%) from $76.16 on March 30, 2012. The stock is trading 10.1% above its 50-day moving average and 17.4% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) improved today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $33.57. The stock was trading on above-average volume. On volume of 6.2 million shares, shares went up 2.7%. Shares are up over the last two months, having risen $2.65 (8.4%) from a price of $31.70 on March 2, 2012. The stock is trading 5.6% above its 50-day moving average and 9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Teradata Corporation (TDC) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $71.02. Shares saw a 1.9% price increase and traded at a volume of 2.3 million. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $2.94 (4.3%) from a price of $68.15 on March 30, 2012. The stock is trading 4.2% above its 50-day moving average and 16.1% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of PPG Industries (PPG) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $106.40. In spite of its performance and peak price of $107.67, the stock was trading on below-average volume. On volume of 1.4 million shares, the stock price improved 1.7%. Share price is up $11.24 (11.7%) from $95.80 on March 30, 2012. The stock is trading 10% above its 50-day moving average and 16.8% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of NiSource (NI) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $24.76. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares climbed 2.8% on volume of 5.3 million. The stock has risen $2.47 (10.8%) over the last three months from a price of $22.86 on February 2, 2012. The stock is trading 4.9% above its 50-day moving average and 8.7% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, FirstEnergy (FE) improved today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $47.12. It peaked at $47.52. Shares went up 1.2%, moving with volume of 2.8 million shares. Share price increased over the last three months, now up $3.44 (7.8%) from $43.95 on February 2, 2012. The stock is trading 4.3% above its 50-day moving average and 6.6% above its 200-day moving average.

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