Check Point Software Technologies, TOTAL Among Stocks Down on High Volume Monday

Published June 18, 2012

| FOXBusiness

These stocks are down on high volume today:

  • Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP) traded on a volume of 4.8 million, or 2.2 its average daily volume, but its price was down. With a closing price of $49.16, shares were off 2.4%. Shares are down over the last two months as the price has dropped $14.70 (-23%) from a price of $63.86 on April 19, 2012. The stock is trading at 90.9% of its 50-day moving average and 86.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • TOTAL (TOT) was trading down on above-average volume with 4.6 million shares moving, or 1.6 its average daily volume. With a closing price of $43.87, shares were down 1.1%. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $11.07 (-20.1%) from $54.94 on March 21, 2012. The stock is trading at 98.5% of its 50-day moving average and 88.7% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Onyx Pharmaceuticals (ONXX) experienced a price drop on above-average volume today, with 4.3 million shares, or 2.6 its average daily volume, changing hands. Closing at $44.08, shares were down 4.1%. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $1.25 (2.9%) from a price of $42.83 on May 17, 2012. The stock is trading 6% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Marsh & McLennan (MMC) traded on a volume of 5.4 million, or 1.7 its average daily volume, but its price was down. The stock price declined 1.8%, closing at $31.20. The stock is down over the last two months, having fallen $1.69 (-5.1%) from a price of $32.89 on April 19, 2012. The stock is trading at 96.4% of its 50-day moving average and 97.9% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Cameron International (CAM) was trading down on above-average volume with 3.6 million shares moving, or 1.5 its average daily volume. The stock price dropped 1.9% to $43.88. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $7.43 (-14.5%) from a price of $51.31 on March 21, 2012. The stock is trading at 93.4% of its 50-day moving average and 87.5% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Concho Resources (CXO) was down on high volume after trading at a volume of 1.7 million, or 1.8 its average daily volume. With a closing price of $88.86, shares dropped 2.5%. The stock is down over the last three months, having fallen $12.50 (-12.3%) from $101.36 on March 21, 2012. The stock is trading at 96.9% of its 50-day moving average and 90.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) traded on a volume of 2.9 million, or 1.8 its average daily volume, but its price was down. Closing at $39.14, shares were down 4.3%. The stock has fallen over the last three months, dropping $17.47 (-30.9%) from $56.61 on March 21, 2012. The stock is trading at 85.8% of its 50-day moving average and 78.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • The Blackstone Group L.P (BX) saw its price drop on above-normal volume today, as 5.5 million shares have changed hands or 2.3 times its average daily volume. The stock price declined 1.9%, closing at $12.30. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $3.23 (-20.8%) from $15.53 on March 21, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $12.47 today.

  • Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) was down on high volume after trading at a volume of 596,505, or 1.7 its average daily volume. The stock price dropped 1.2% to $35.43. The stock has been on a downward trajectory over the last two months, falling $7.45 (-17.4%) from a price of $42.88 on April 19, 2012. The stock is trading at 93.3% of its 50-day moving average and 90.3% of its 200-day moving average.

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