Today, these stocks gapped up with opening prices significantly higher than the close on the previous trading day:

  • Ampio Pharmaceuticals (AMPE) closed the previous trading session at $5.08, gapping up to open at $6.25 today. Shares have risen 13.4%, trading at a volume of 1.8 million. The stock is trading 67.9% above its 50-day moving average and 33.4% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Corinthian Colleges (COCO) opened at $3.31 after closing the previous trading session at $2.89, gapping up. Shares are up 11.6% and trading at a volume of 957,238. Share price is up, having risen 62 cents (23.6%) from $2.61 on June 1, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $2.74 today.

  • Education Management (EDMC) gapped up today, opening at $7.70 after closing the previous trading session at $6.95. While trading at a volume of 146,020, the stock price has risen 3.5%. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting at just 94.9% of the mark.

  • Enova Systems (ENA) closed the previous trading session at 7 cents, gapping up to open at 9 cents today. Shares have fallen 6%, trading at a volume of 307,503. The stock is trading at 77.8% of its 50-day moving average and 31.5% of its 200-day moving average.