Tesoro, Focus Media Among Stocks Up on High Volume Monday

Published August 13, 2012

| FOXBusiness

Here are stocks that are up on high volume:

  • Trading with a volume of 9.2 million, or 1.6 times its average daily volume, Tesoro (TSO) is up on high volume today. The stock price is up 9.2% to $38.78. The stock is trading 37.8% above its 50-day moving average and 34% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, Focus Media (FMCN) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 10.5 million, or 5.2 times its average daily volume. Shares have climbed 8.5% to $25.37. Shares have been on an upward trajectory over the past month, rising $5.88 (30.2%) from a price of $19.49 on July 13, 2012. The stock is trading 24.6% above its 50-day moving average and 13% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Sysco (SYY) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 5.4 million shares have moved, which is 1.6 times the stock's standard daily volume. Shares have climbed 3.8% to $29.94. Share price increased over the last three months, now up $2.19 (7.9%) from $27.75 on May 16, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $28.98 today.

  • Trading with a volume of 2.3 million, or 1.7 times its average daily volume, Visteon Corporation (VC) is up on high volume today. The stock price is $41.79, a 7.7% increase. The stock has moved down across its 50-day moving average of $34.03 today.

  • Sears Holdings (SHLD) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as one million shares, 2.3 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. The stock price has climbed to $53.77, a 4.6% increase. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, increasing $4.17 (8.4%) from a price of $49.60 on June 14, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $52.67 today.

  • Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 749,255 shares have moved, which is 1.7 times the stock's standard daily volume. At $22.49, the stock price is up 3.5%. The stock has been going in a negative direction over the last month, dropping $2.78 (-11%) from a price of $25.27 on July 13, 2012. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 200-day moving average, sitting at just 92.4% of the mark.

  • Reading International (RDI) is up on high volume today, trading with volume of 484,774, or 11.5 times its average daily volume. Shares have climbed 13% to $5.73. The stock has seen some positive movement recently as shares are up 77 cents (15.5%) from a price of $4.96 on August 6, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $5.17 today.

  • Yongye International (YONG) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 450,697 shares have moved, which is 1.8 times the stock's standard daily volume. Share price has risen to $3.98, a 3.9% increase. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $1.03 (34.9%) from a price of $2.95 on May 16, 2012. The stock is trading 21.5% above its 50-day moving average and 15.1% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Today, TAL Education Group (XRS) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 168,996, or 2.5 times its average daily volume. At $8.59, the stock price has risen 3.7%. The stock has lost momentum over the last three months, losing $2.36 (-21.5%) from $10.95 on May 16, 2012. The stock has climbed a step closer to its 50-day moving average, sitting at just 97.7% of the mark.

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