Here are stocks that gapped up today with opening prices significantly higher than the close on the previous trading day:
- Sears Holdings (SHLD) opened at $56.34 after closing the previous trading session at $50.87, gapping up. Trading at a volume of 1.2 million, the stock price is up 8.7%. The stock is down over the last two months, having fallen $24.70 (-30.9%) from a price of $80 on March 20, 2012. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting at just 94.6% of the mark.
- Entertainment Gaming Asia (EGT) gapped up today, opening at 85 cents after closing the previous trading session at 68 cents. The stock price is up 3.7% with a volume of 154,505. The stock is trading 39.3% above its 200-day moving average.