Sign in to comment!

Menu
Home

Markets

Altera, Symantec Among Stocks Gapping Up Wednesday

These are stocks that gapped up today and had open prices higher than the close on the previous trading day:

  • Altera (ALTR) gapped up today, opening at $34.49 after closing the previous trading session at $30.67. The stock price is up 13.5% with a volume of 3.8 million. Shares are up, having risen $3.02 (9.5%) from a price of $31.78 on July 18, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $32.46 today.

  • Symantec (SYMC) closed the previous trading session at $13.18, gapping up to open at $14.61 today. Shares are up 15.3% and trading at a volume of 8.3 million. Share price has been climbing, and is up $1.61 (11.9%) from a price of $13.58 on July 18, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $14.12 today.

  • Ancestry.com (ACOM) opened at $31.30 after closing the previous trading session at $27.23, gapping up. Trading at a volume of 915,640, the stock price is up 15.4%. The stock is trading 17.7% above its 50-day moving average and 19.7% above its 200-day moving average.

  • VirnetX Holding Corporation (VHC) closed the previous trading session at $27.08, gapping up to open at $30.75 today. Shares have risen 13.5%, trading at a volume of 869,785. Share price is up, having risen $3.63 (10.6%) from $34.38 on June 25, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $28.57 today.

  • Silicon Laboratories (SLAB) opened at $38.98 after closing the previous trading session at $34.94, gapping up. The stock price is up 12.8% with a volume of 291,708. Over the last two months, shares have shown some positive movement as the price has climbed $5.23 (15.3%) from a price of $34.17 on May 25, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $39.13 today.

  • The Medicines Company (MDCO) gapped up today, opening at $25.24 after closing the previous trading session at $22.88. Trading at a volume of 330,940, the stock price is up 13.4%. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, rising $4.45 (20.7%) from a price of $21.49 on May 25, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $23.09 today.

  • Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK) closed the previous trading session at $9.02, gapping up to open at $10.06 today. Shares are up 9.1% and trading at a volume of 210,704. The stock has fallen over the last three months, dropping $1.45 (-12.8%) from $11.29 on April 27, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $9.43 today.

  • Pluristem Therapeutics (PSTI) opened at $3.50 after closing the previous trading session at $3.18, gapping up. While trading at a volume of 531,384, the stock price has risen 4.1%. The stock is trading 27.7% above its 50-day moving average and 24.9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Dex One Corporation (DEXO) closed the previous trading session at $1.21, gapping up to open at $1.35 today. The stock price is up 5.8% with a volume of 440,391. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $1.24 today.