Peabody Energy, Arch Coal Among Stocks setting 52-Week Lows Tuesday

Published May 22, 2012

| FOXBusiness

Here are the nine most popular stocks that hit 52-week lows:

  • The share price of Peabody Energy (BTU) dipped today, reaching and then falling even farther past its previous 52-week low of $23.65 to $23.30. The stock was trading on below-average volume. On volume of 6.3 million shares, the stock price is down 4.7%. The stock is trading at 82% of its 50-day moving average and 70.3% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, Arch Coal (ACI) fell today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $7.06. While trading at a volume of 8.3 million, the stock price has fallen 7.9%. The stock is trading at 78.5% of its 50-day moving average and 55.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) slid today, reaching and then falling even farther past its previous 52-week low of $4.24 to $4.20. The stock was trading on below-average volume. The stock price has fallen 1.2% with a volume of 1.2 million. The stock is trading at 64.9% of its 50-day moving average and 54.5% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras (EBR) dropped today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $6.48. Trading at a volume of 749,744, the stock price is down 2.4%. The stock is trading at 78.3% of its 50-day moving average and 69.5% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Consolidated Communications Holdings (CNSL) sunk today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $16.35. The stock price is down 3.1% with a volume of 263,164. The stock is down over the last two months, having fallen $3.12 (-16%) from a price of $19.56 on March 23, 2012. The stock is trading at 88.6% of its 50-day moving average and 87.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes (GOL) declined today, reaching and then falling even farther past its previous 52-week low of $4.62 to $4.59. The stock was trading on below-average volume. Shares have fallen 6.2%, trading at a volume of 916,383. The stock is trading at 82.8% of its 50-day moving average and 66.7% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, SkyWest (SKYW) dipped today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low of $7.69 to $7.36. Shares are down 4.9% and trading at a volume of 455,602. The stock is trading at 79% of its 50-day moving average and 65% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone (NTT) slipped today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $21.38. Trading at a volume of 119,914, the stock price is down 1.4%. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $1.88 (-8%) from $23.30 on February 24, 2012. The stock is trading at 96.2% of its 50-day moving average and 90.5% of its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Gafisa (GFA) fell today, reaching and then falling even farther past its previous 52-week low of $2.72 to $2.70. The stock was trading on below-average volume. On volume of 888,549 shares, the stock price is down 3.2%. The stock is trading at 68.6% of its 50-day moving average and 52% of its 200-day moving average.

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