A few stocks are down on high volume today:

  • BlackRock (BLK) is trading down on a volume of 1.4 million, or two times its normal daily volume. Trading at $166, the stock is down 1%. Shares are down over the last two months as the price has dropped $35.11 (-17.5%) from a price of $201.11 on March 23, 2012. The stock is trading at 88.3% of its 50-day moving average and 90.3% of its 200-day moving average.

  • HollyFrontier (HFC) is down on high volume today, trading with volume of 7.3 million, or 2.1 times its average daily volume. Shares are down 2.3% to $29.53.

  • Cree (CREE) is trading down on above-average volume today, seeing a price drop on a volume of seven million, or 2.2 times its average daily volume. Shares are off 6.9% to $27.07. The stock is down over the last two months, having fallen $4.08 (-13.1%) from a price of $31.15 on March 23, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 200-day moving average of $28.47 today.

  • The Shaw Group (SHAW) is trading down on a volume of 1.1 million, or 1.6 times its normal daily volume. Shares have dropped 2.4% to $26.90. The stock has been on a downward trajectory over the last two months, decreasing $4.08 (-13.2%) from a price of $30.98 on March 23, 2012. The stock is trading at 91.3% of its 50-day moving average and 96.5% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (CBRL) is down on high volume, trading at a volume of 393,766, or 2.4 times its average daily volume. Trading at $57.19, the stock is down 1.6%. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, rising $1.78 (3.2%) from a price of $55.41 on March 23, 2012. The stock has dropped a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting just 0.2% above the mark.

  • BioSante Pharmaceuticals (BPAX) is trading down on above-normal volume today, seeing a price drop on a volume of 7.5 million, or 2.2 times its average daily volume. The stock price has decreased 3.8% to 51 cents. The stock has been dipping in the last two months, down 21 cents (-29.2%) from a price of 72 cents on March 23, 2012. The stock is trading at 95.3% of its 50-day moving average and 50.2% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Chelsea Therapeutics International (CHTP) is trading down on above-average volume today, seeing a price drop on a volume of 946,150, or two times its average daily volume. Shares are down 6.2% to $1.96. The stock is trading at 88% of its 50-day moving average and 54.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Uroplasty (UPI) is trading down on a volume of 326,719, or 2.6 times its standard daily volume. Shares are down 2.2% to $3.18. Shares are up, having risen 42 cents (15.2%) from a price of $2.76 on May 15, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $2.98 today.

  • Eagle Capital Growth Fund (GRF) is trading down on a volume of 116,952, or 5.3 times its normal daily volume. Shares have dropped 3.4% to $6.30.