Kohl's, Liberty Interactive Among Stocks Down on High Volume Thursday

Published August 09, 2012

| FOXBusiness

A few stocks are down on high volume today:

  • Kohl's (KSS) was down on high volume, trading with volume of 7.5 million, or 2.3 its average daily volume. The stock price declined 1.2%, closing at $51.42. The stock has been on the rise in the last two months, up $6.98 (15.7%) from a price of $44.44 on June 12, 2012. The stock is trading 7.2% above its 50-day moving average and 5.9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Liberty Interactive (LINTA) experienced a price drop on above-average volume today, with 14.9 million shares, or 2.4 its average daily volume, changing hands. Closing at $18.85, shares dropped 2.1%. Shares are up over the last two months, having risen $2.16 (12.9%) from a price of $16.69 on June 12, 2012. The stock is trading 4% above its 50-day moving average and 5.1% above its 200-day moving average.

  • NetApp (NTAP) was down on high volume after trading at a volume of 8.7 million, or 1.6 its average daily volume. Closing at $32.13, shares were down 2.6%. Shares have been on an upward trajectory over the past month, rising $3.37 (11.7%) from a price of $28.76 on July 11, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $30.99 today.

  • Advance Auto Parts (AAP) saw its price drop on above-normal volume today, as 3.1 million shares have changed hands or two times its average daily volume. Shares fell 3.8% to $67.92. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $14.42 (-17.5%) from a price of $82.34 on May 14, 2012. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $70.02 today.

  • Trading with volume of 1.7 million, or 1.7 its average daily volume, Vornado Realty (VNO) saw its price drop on above-normal volume. Closing at $80.01, shares dropped 1.9%. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $7 (-8%) from $87.01 on May 14, 2012. The stock is trading at 95.9% of its 50-day moving average and 96.8% of its 200-day moving average.

  • VeriFone Systems (PAY) traded on a volume of 3.9 million, or 1.7 its average daily volume, but its price was down. Shares were off 1.3% to $33.74. The stock has fallen over the last three months, dropping $11.33 (-25.1%) from $45.07 on May 14, 2012. The stock is trading at 96.6% of its 50-day moving average and 81.6% of its 200-day moving average.

  • Lamar Advertising (LAMR) traded on a volume of 3.5 million, or 2.7 its average daily volume, but its price was down. The stock price declined 2.2%, closing at $33.65. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $8.16 (32%) from a price of $25.49 on May 14, 2012. The stock is trading 15.2% above its 50-day moving average and 14.4% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Royal Gold (RGLD) was down on high volume, trading with volume of 893,629, or 1.6 its average daily volume. With a closing price of $76.78, shares were off 2.6%. Share price is up, having risen $3.46 (4.7%) from $73.32 on July 11, 2012. The stock has dropped a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting just 0.8% above the mark.

  • Athenahealth (ATHN) was down on high volume after trading at a volume of 674,361, or 1.5 its average daily volume. The stock price dropped 3.3% to $92.86. Share price climbed over the last three months, now up $19.97 (27.4%) from $72.89 on May 14, 2012. The stock is trading 6.7% above its 50-day moving average and 18.8% above its 200-day moving average.

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