A few stocks are down on high volume today:

  • Facebook Inc. - Class A (FB) traded on a volume of 24.2 million, or 1.9 its average daily volume, but its price was down. Shares dropped 8.1% to $28.25.

  • Lowe's Cos (LOW) was down on high volume, trading with volume of 24.9 million, or two its average daily volume. With a closing price of $25.80, shares dropped 3.4%. The stock has fallen over the last three months, dropping $6.16 (-19.3%) from $31.96 on April 18, 2012. The stock is trading at 93.9% of its 50-day moving average and 91.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Trading at a volume of 7.3 million, or 1.9 its average daily volume, Mead Johnson Nutrition (MJN) was down on high volume today. At $73, the stock price has fallen 5.2%. The share price has dropped $12.72 (-14.8%) from $85.72 on June 14, 2012. The stock is trading at 89% of its 50-day moving average and 91.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR) was down on high volume after trading at a volume of 14.1 million, or 2.2 its average daily volume. The stock price declined 9.6%, closing at $17.82. The stock is trading at 80.3% of its 50-day moving average and 44.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • After trading at a volume of 1.7 million, or 1.8 its average daily volume, (SHW) saw its price drop. Closing at $127.23, shares were down 2.2%. Share price went up over the last three months, now up $10.08 (8.6%) from $117.15 on April 18, 2012. The stock is trading 11% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Infosys Ltd ADR (INFY) was down on high volume, trading with volume of 4.5 million, or 1.6 its average daily volume. Shares dropped 2.2% to $39.33. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $7.48 (-16%) from $46.81 on April 18, 2012. The stock is trading at 90.7% of its 50-day moving average and 79.4% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Trading with volume of 5.3 million, or 1.8 its average daily volume, Altera (ALTR) saw its price drop on above-normal volume. With a closing price of $30.77, shares were down 1.9%. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $7.72 (-20.1%) from a price of $38.49 on April 18, 2012. The stock is trading at 93.3% of its 50-day moving average and 85.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Edison International (EIX) experienced a price drop on above-average volume today, with 3.1 million shares, or 1.6 its average daily volume, changing hands. With a closing price of $45.61, shares were off 1.7%. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing 45 cents (1%) from a price of $46.06 on June 14, 2012. The stock has dropped a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting just 0% above the mark.

  • After trading at a volume of 2.8 million, or 1.9 its average daily volume, (K) saw its price drop. Shares were down 2.3% to $48.35. The stock is down over the last three months, having fallen $5.23 (-9.8%) from $53.58 on April 18, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $49.19 today.