Linkedin Corporation, Mohawk Industries Among Stocks Up on High Volume Friday

Published May 04, 2012

| FOXBusiness

These are the stocks that are up on above-average volume today:

  • Trading with a volume of 6.6 million, or 2.2 times its average daily volume, Linkedin Corporation (LNKD) is up on high volume today. Share price has risen to $118.17, a 8% increase.

  • Mohawk Industries (MHK) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as 1.1 million shares, 1.5 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. The stock price has increased to $72.75, a 6.2% increase. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, climbing $11.88 (19.5%) from a price of $60.87 on March 7, 2012. The stock is trading 11.7% above its 50-day moving average and 17.1% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, VirnetX Holding Corporation (VHC) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 2.6 million, or two times its average daily volume. At $30.34, the stock price has climbed 6.2%. Shares are up over the last two months, having risen $7.54 (33.1%) from a price of $22.80 on March 7, 2012. The stock is trading 25.9% above its 50-day moving average and 24% above its 200-day moving average.

  • ITC Holdings (ITC) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as 973,235 shares, 1.7 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. The stock price is up 1.9% to $73.31. The stock has seen some negative movement recently as shares are down $4.82 (-6.2%) from a price of $78.13 on April 27, 2012. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting at just 95.5% of the mark.

  • Sequenom (SQNM) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 8.9 million shares have moved, which is 1.9 times the stock's standard daily volume. Share price has risen to $5.63, a 6.7% increase. The stock is trading 27.3% above its 50-day moving average and 21% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, The Hain Celestial Group (HAIN) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 921,668, or 1.8 times its average daily volume. Shares are up 7.5% to $50.84. Over the last two months, shares have shown some positive movement as the price has climbed $10.32 (25.5%) from a price of $40.52 on March 7, 2012. The stock is trading 13.1% above its 50-day moving average and 22.6% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Trading with a volume of 1.1 million, or 5.6 times its average daily volume, Power Integrations (POWI) is up on high volume today. Shares have climbed 14.8% to $42.73. Share price is up $5.84 (15.8%) from $36.89 on April 4, 2012. The stock is trading 15.1% above its 50-day moving average and 15.9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Dresser-Rand Group (DRC) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 838,561 shares have moved, which is 1.5 times the stock's standard daily volume. Shares have increased 1.3% to $48.77. The stock is down over the last three months, having fallen $4.08 (-7.7%) from $52.85 on February 7, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $48.45 today.

  • DigitalGlobe (DGI) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as 2.3 million shares, 4.7 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. The stock price is $15.45, a 14.3% increase. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, rising $3.55 (29.8%) from a price of $11.90 on March 7, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $12.81 today.

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