TJX Cos, GNC Holdings, Other Stocks Hit 52-Week Highs Thursday

Published July 05, 2012

| FOXBusiness

These nine stocks set 52-week highs:

  • The share price of TJX Cos (TJX) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $43.78. In spite of its performance and peak price of $44.63, the stock was trading on below-average volume. The stock price has gained 4% with 4.3 million shares moving. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $3.07 (7.5%) from a price of $41.11 on June 5, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $41.99 today.

  • While trading on below-average volume, GNC Holdings (GNC) rose today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $42.30. It peaked at $42.56. Shares have risen 1.8%, trading at a volume of 1.2 million shares. Share price is up, having risen $5.03 (13.5%) from $37.38 on June 5, 2012. The stock is trading 11.9% above its 50-day moving average and 19.7% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of PulteGroup (PHM) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $11.04. In spite of its performance and peak price of $11.19, the stock was trading on below-average volume. On volume of 4.4 million shares, the stock has risen 2.5%. The stock is trading 18.7% above its 50-day moving average and 23.8% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) went up today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $75.09. It peaked at $77.69. While trading at a volume of 482,861, the stock price has risen 2.4%. The stock is trading 19.5% above its 50-day moving average and 37% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of VeriSign (VRSN) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $44.35. In spite of its performance and peak price of $45.05, the stock was trading on below-average volume. The stock price has risen 1.3% on a volume of 803,307 shares. Share price is up, having risen $6.52 (17%) from $38.33 on June 5, 2012. The stock is trading 8.5% above its 50-day moving average and 13.9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Gartner (IT) rose today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $45.28. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares have gained 3% on volume of 482,086 shares. Shares have been on on the rise over the past month, climbing $5.82 (14.3%) from a price of $40.78 on June 5, 2012. The stock is trading 9.7% above its 50-day moving average and 12.5% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, NVR (NVR) improved today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $855. It peaked at $858.70. Shares are up 1.4%, trading at a volume of 24,396. Share price climbed over the last three months, now up $124.65 (17%) from $734.05 on April 9, 2012. The stock is trading 6.8% above its 50-day moving average and 12.9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of Jarden Corporation (JAH) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $43.54. In spite of its performance and peak price of $44.01, the stock was trading on below-average volume. The stock is up 1.2% with 280,179 shares changing hands. Shares have been on an upward trajectory over the past month, rising $4.20 (10.6%) from a price of $39.63 on June 5, 2012. The stock is trading 7.7% above its 50-day moving average and 14.2% above its 200-day moving average.

  • While trading on below-average volume, Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group (DTG) rose today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $83.88. It peaked at $84.44. On volume of 123,444 shares, the stock has risen 1.7%. Share price is up $6.31 (8.1%) from $77.90 on June 5, 2012. The stock is trading 4.8% above its 50-day moving average and 8.5% above its 200-day moving average.

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