Sign in to comment!

Menu
Home

Markets

Sprint Nextel, Seagate Technology Among Stocks Gapping Up Thursday

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

  • Sprint Nextel (S) closed the previous trading session at $3.37, gapping up to open at $3.90 today. Shares are up 11.9% and trading at a volume of 103.3 million. The stock is trading 18.1% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Seagate Technology (STX) opened at $29.12 after closing the previous trading session at $26.31, gapping up. Shares have risen 15.6%, trading at a volume of 7.6 million. Shares have been on an upward trajectory over the past month, rising $6.29 (26.1%) from a price of $24.12 on June 26, 2012. The stock is trading 21.3% above its 50-day moving average and 17.1% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Whole Foods Market (WFM) closed the previous trading session at $84.53, gapping up to open at $93.58 today. While trading at a volume of two million, the stock price has risen 10.3%. Share price climbed over the last three months, now up $10.20 (12.3%) from $83.07 on April 30, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $84.91 today.

  • Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) opened at $89.49 after closing the previous trading session at $79.05, gapping up. Shares are up 12.8% and trading at a volume of 1.6 million. Shares are up, having risen $7.84 (9.6%) from a price of $81.30 on July 19, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $86.76 today.

  • Fortinet (FTNT) closed the previous trading session at $22.39, gapping up to open at $25.01 today. Trading at a volume of 2.8 million, the stock price is up 13.5%. Shares have shown some positive movement over the last two months as the price has climbed $3.60 (16.5%) from a price of $21.81 on May 29, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $23.99 today.

  • KBR (KBR) gapped up today, opening at $28.57 after closing the previous trading session at $22.92. The stock price is up 12% with a volume of 906,364. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $8.18 (-24.2%) from a price of $33.86 on April 30, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $24.33 today.

  • Arctic Cat (ACAT) closed the previous trading session at $37.98, gapping up to open at $43.06 today. Shares have risen 13%, trading at a volume of 138,611. Share price is up $9.87 (29.9%) from $33.05 on June 26, 2012. The stock is trading 19.1% above its 50-day moving average and 16.8% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Tenneco (TEN) gapped up today, opening at $28.12 after closing the previous trading session at $25.45. Shares are up 11.5% and trading at a volume of 198,159. Share price is up, having risen $3.30 (13.2%) from $25.08 on June 26, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $26.69 today.

  • iBio (IBIO) closed the previous trading session at $1.29, gapping up to open at $1.61 today. The stock price is up 4.7% with a volume of 1.6 million. The stock is trading 51.3% above its 50-day moving average and 19.6% above its 200-day moving average.