Apple, Polo Ralph Lauren Among Stocks Up on High Volume Friday

Published August 17, 2012

| FOXBusiness

These stocks are up on high volume today:

  • Apple (AAPL) saw its price spike on above-average volume today, as 15.7 million shares, which is 1.6 times the stock's average daily volume, traded hands. The stock price reached $648.11, a 1.8% increase. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $91.14 (16.4%) from a price of $556.97 on May 22, 2012. The stock is trading 6.8% above its 50-day moving average and 12.6% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Polo Ralph Lauren (RL) saw its price climb on above-normal volume, as 1.7 million shares, which is 1.5 times the stock's average daily volume, changed hands. The stock price was up 4.8% to $159.79. Over the last two months, shares have shown some positive movement as the price has climbed $12.14 (8.2%) from a price of $147.65 on June 20, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $154.62 today.

  • Lorillard (LO) saw its price spike on above-average volume today, as 1.6 million shares, which is 1.9 times the stock's average daily volume, traded hands. The stock price experienced a 2% increase, coming in at $131.60. Shares are up, having risen $7.80 (6.3%) from a price of $123.80 on August 10, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $129.81 today.

  • Travelers Cos (TRV) was up on high volume today, after trading at a volume of 3.1 million, or 1.8 times its average daily volume. Share price went up 1.7% to $65.13. The stock has risen $2.31 (3.7%) over the last three months from a price of $62.82 on May 22, 2012. The stock is trading 3.2% above its 50-day moving average and 5.5% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Equinix (EQIX) was up on high volume today, trading with volume of 834,920, or 1.9 times its average daily volume. The stock price hit $188.63, a 1.8% increase. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $22.60 (13.6%) from a price of $166.03 on July 19, 2012. The stock is trading 7.6% above its 50-day moving average and 17% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Chubb (CB) saw its price climb on above-normal volume, as 1.8 million shares, which is 1.9 times the stock's average daily volume, changed hands. Shares rose 1.2% to $73.42. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $2.08 (2.9%) from a price of $71.34 on May 22, 2012. The stock is trading 2.2% above its 50-day moving average and 3.5% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Edwards Lifesciences (EW) was up on high volume today, trading with volume of 950,945, or 1.6 times its average daily volume. Share price improved 2.7% to $100.43. Share price went up over the last three months, now up $16.97 (20.3%) from $83.46 on May 22, 2012. The stock is trading 13.5% above its 200-day moving average.

  • After trading at a volume of 1.8 million, or 1.7 times its average, Omnicom Group (OMC) was up on high volume today. Shares were up 1.5% to $52.39. Shares have shown some positive movement over the last two months as the price has climbed $4.07 (8.4%) from a price of $48.32 on June 20, 2012. The stock is trading 5.3% above its 50-day moving average and 6.9% above its 200-day moving average.

  • Credicorp (BAP) saw its price spike on above-average volume today, as 753,343 shares, which is 2.2 times the stock's average daily volume, traded hands. The stock price reached $119.13, a 4.4% increase. The stock has been on a downward trajectory over the last two months, falling $9.57 (-7.4%) from a price of $128.70 on June 20, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $117.92 today.

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