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

  • While trading on below-average volume, ProShares Trust Ultra VIX Short Term Futures ETF (UVXY) slipped today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $9.99. On volume of 10.4 million shares, the stock price is down 11.1%.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Nokia Corporation (NOK) dipped today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low of $2.08 to $2.04. Shares are down 1.9% and trading at a volume of 36.3 million. The stock is trading at 76.7% of its 50-day moving average and 48.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM) declined today, reaching and then falling even farther past its previous 52-week low of $2.34 to $2.30. The stock was trading on below-average volume. The stock price has fallen 2.5% with a volume of 9.4 million. The stock has been on a downward trajectory over the last two months, slipping 58 cents (-20.1%) from a price of $2.88 on May 2, 2012. The stock is trading at 83.9% of its 50-day moving average and 81.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Anthera Pharmaceuticals (ANTH) sunk today, reaching and then dropping even further past its previous 52-week low of 79 cents to 74 cents. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Trading at a volume of 3.8 million, the stock price is down 5.1%. The stock is trading at 35.2% of its 50-day moving average and 19.5% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, ELEMENTS S&P Commodity Trends Indicator -- Total Return ETN (LSC) slid today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low of $6.10 to $5.61. The stock price has fallen 1.8% with a volume of 53,844. The stock has fallen over the last three months, dropping 77 cents (-11.3%) from $6.82 on April 3, 2012. The stock is trading at 93.2% of its 50-day moving average and 88.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on above-average volume, EXFO Electro-Optical Engineering (EXFO) decreased today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $5.04. Shares have fallen 5.1%, trading at a volume of 37,882. Shares are down over the last two months as the price has dropped $2.45 (-32.7%) from a price of $7.49 on May 2, 2012. The stock is trading at 86.5% of its 50-day moving average and 77.6% of its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, Steel Partners Holdings LP LTD PARTNERSHIP UNIT (SPLP) fell today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low to $10.67. On volume of 2,725 shares, the stock price is down 6%.

  • The share price of Transcat (TRNS) dipped today, reaching and then falling even farther past its previous 52-week low of $6.38 to $5.88. The stock was trading on below-average volume. While trading at a volume of 3,800, the stock price has fallen 6.8%.

  • While trading on above-average volume, Sunshine Heart (SSH) declined today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low of $4.50 to $3.98. Shares are down 11.1% and trading at a volume of 2,800.