PetSmart, Guess? Among Stocks Up on High Volume Wednesday

Published May 23, 2012

| FOXBusiness

These stocks are up on high volume today:

  • Trading with a volume of 3.8 million, or 2.6 times its average daily volume, PetSmart (PETM) is up on high volume today. Shares have climbed 11% to $61.76. Share price climbed over the last three months, now up $6.69 (12.1%) from $55.07 on February 27, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $57.04 today.

  • Today, Guess? (GES) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 3.5 million, or two times its average daily volume. Share price has risen to $25.53, a 4.5% increase. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $8.83 (-25.7%) from a price of $34.36 on February 27, 2012. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting at just 90.6% of the mark.

  • Big Lots (BIG) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as 2.3 million shares, 1.6 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. At $35.67, the stock price has climbed 2.5%. The stock has been on a downward trajectory over the last two months, sinking $10.73 (-23.1%) from a price of $46.40 on March 26, 2012. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting at just 91.3% of the mark.

  • Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 4.8 million shares have moved, which is 2.2 times the stock's standard daily volume. Shares have climbed 2.8% to $11.47. The stock is down over the last two months, having fallen $4.56 (-28.4%) from a price of $16.03 on March 26, 2012. The stock is trading at 84.8% of its 50-day moving average and 79.2% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, Stag Industrial (STAG) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 1.6 million, or 8.1 times its average daily volume. The stock price has increased to $13.16, a 2.2% increase. Shares are down, having dropped 93 cents (-6.6%) from a price of $14.09 on May 16, 2012. The stock is trading 4.7% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Movado Group (MOV) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 636,510 shares have moved, which is 1.7 times the stock's standard daily volume. Shares have climbed 7.2% to $27.80. The stock has risen $6.50 (30.5%) over the last three months from a price of $21.30 on February 27, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $26.32 today.

  • RailAmerica (RA) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as 404,934 shares, 1.7 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. Shares have risen 6.7% to $23.61. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $2.55 (12.1%) from a price of $21.06 on April 24, 2012. The stock is trading 8.5% above its 50-day moving average and 21.7% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, MELA (MELA) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 1.2 million, or 2.4 times its average daily volume. At $2.83, the stock price has risen 13.2%. The stock is trading at 71.7% of its 50-day moving average and 65.6% of its 200-day moving average.

  • ETRACS Fisher-Gartman Risk Off ETN (OFF) is up on high volume today, trading with volume of 130,704, or 2.1 times its average daily volume. At $25.03, the stock price has climbed 2.4%.

URL

http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2012/05/23/petsmart-guess-among-stocks-up-on-high-volume-wednesday/