Comtech Telecomm., Amsurg Included in Stocks Up on High Volume Friday

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A few stocks are up on high volume today:

  • Comtech Telecomm. (NASDAQ:CMTL) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 325,128 shares have moved, which is 1.6 times the stock's standard daily volume. Shares have climbed 4% to $30.28. Over the last three months, the stock has lost $3 (-9%) from a price of $33.28 on March 13, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $30.04 today.

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  • Amsurg (NASDAQ:AMSG) is up on high volume today, trading with volume of 321,725, or 3.4 times its average daily volume. At $28.60, the stock price has risen 2.3%. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing 37 cents (1.3%) from a price of $28.23 on May 9, 2012. The stock is trading 2.9% above its 50-day moving average and 6.8% above its 200-day moving average.
  • Trading with a volume of 368,474, or 2.4 times its average daily volume, Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ:LMNX) is up on high volume today. The stock price has increased to $22.93, a 6.5% increase. Share price has been climbing, and is up $1.57 (7.4%) from a price of $21.36 on June 1, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $22.22 today.
  • Ferrellgas Partners L.P (NYSE:FGP) is up on high volume today, trading with volume of 458,584, or 1.5 times its average daily volume. The stock price has climbed to $17.35, a 7.6% increase. The stock has been on an upward trajectory over the last two months, increasing $3.37 (24.1%) from a price of $13.98 on April 11, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 200-day moving average of $17.21 today.
  • Zalicus (NASDAQ:ZLCS) is seeing its price rise on above-normal volume today, as 3.7 million shares, 1.8 times the stock's average daily volume, have moved. The stock price is $1.29, a 10.2% increase. The stock is trading 34.4% above its 50-day moving average and 18.5% above its 200-day moving average.
  • Today, Exide Technologies (NASDAQ:XIDE) is up on high volume, trading at a volume of 1.2 million, or 1.9 times its average daily volume. Shares have increased 8.6% to $2.66. The stock has seen some positive movement recently as shares are up 37 cents (16.2%) from a price of $2.29 on June 1, 2012. The stock has moved up across its 50-day moving average of $2.55 today.
  • Blackrock Muniyield Fund (NYSE:MYD) is experiencing a price increase on above-average volume today. 168,732 shares have moved, which is 1.6 times the stock's standard daily volume. At $16.46, the stock price has risen 1.3%. Over the last two months, shares have shown some positive movement as the price has climbed 93 cents (6%) from a price of $15.53 on April 11, 2012. The stock is trading 4.1% above its 50-day moving average and 7.2% above its 200-day moving average.
  • TravelCenters of America (AMEX:TA) is up on high volume today, trading with volume of 316,779, or 1.7 times its average daily volume. The stock price has increased to $5.53, a 1.1% increase. Shares are up, having risen $1.24 (28.9%) from a price of $4.29 on June 1, 2012. The stock is trading 9.6% above its 50-day moving average and 6.8% above its 200-day moving average.
  • Trading with a volume of 843,650, or 4.7 times its average daily volume, The Goldfield Corporation (AMEX:GV) is up on high volume today. Share price has risen to $1.87, a 11.3% increase. The stock is trading 36.5% above its 50-day moving average and 58.3% above its 200-day moving average.