These two stocks hit 52-week highs:

  • While trading on above-average volume, Gencorp (GY) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $7.82. On volume of 1.7 million shares, the stock price rose 3.6%. Share price is up, having risen $1.75 (28.7%) from $6.10 on June 22, 2012. The stock is trading 22.9% above its 50-day moving average and 21% above its 200-day moving average.

  • The share price of BlackRock MuniHolding Insured Investm (MFL) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $16.00. The stock was trading on above-average volume. On volume of 108,823 shares, shares improved 1.2%. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $1.14 (7.6%) from a price of $14.91 on April 26, 2012. The stock is trading 3.3% above its 50-day moving average and 6.1% above its 200-day moving average.