Sherwin-Williams Company, Sempra Energy Among Stocks Hitting 52-Week Highs Wednesday

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These stocks set one-year highs:

  • While trading on above-average volume, Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $114.44. Shares went up 5.3% on volume of 2.9 million. The stock has risen $18.49 (19.2%) over the last three months from a price of $96.33 on January 12, 2012. The stock is trading 7.9% above its 50-day moving average and 18.8% above its 200-day moving average.

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  • While trading on below-average volume, Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) rose today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $62.50. It peaked at $62.75. Shares climbed 1.1%, moving with volume of two million shares. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $3.02 (5.1%) from a price of $59.66 on March 12, 2012. The stock is trading 5.5% above its 50-day moving average and 11.1% above its 200-day moving average.
  • The share price of Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) improved today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $47.53. The stock was trading on above-average volume. After trading at a volume of 1.4 million, the stock price rose 3.4%. Shares have been on on the rise over the past three months, climbing $3.17 (7.1%) from a price of $44.74 on March 12, 2012. The stock is trading 6.5% above its 50-day moving average and 16.5% above its 200-day moving average.
  • While trading on above-average volume, Citizens Republic Bancorp (NASDAQ:CRBC) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $15.88. On volume of 267,026 shares, the stock price went up 1.5%. Over the last three months, the stock has gained $2.84 (21.5%) from a price of $13.23 on January 12, 2012. The stock is trading 8.8% above its 50-day moving average and 25.8% above its 200-day moving average.
  • The share price of FX Alliance (NYSE:FX) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $15.94. In spite of its performance and peak price of $16.16, the stock was trading on below-average volume. With a volume of 75,229, the stock price improved 4.8%.
  • The share price of Bassett Furniture Industries (NASDAQ:BSET) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $9.53. The stock was trading on above-average volume. Shares went up 1.1%, trading at a volume of 80,045 shares. Share price is up, having risen $1.10 (13%) from $8.49 on March 12, 2012. The stock is trading 9.4% above its 50-day moving average and 15.9% above its 200-day moving average.
  • While trading on above-average volume, Bar Harbor Bankshares (AMEX:BHB) climbed today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $33.70. The stock price improved 3% with a volume of 9,788.
  • While trading on below-average volume, Ellie Mae (AMEX:ELLI) rose today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $11.26. It peaked at $11.31. Shares climbed 4.4% on volume of 23,657.
  • The share price of Mercantile Bank (NASDAQ:MBWM) went up today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $14.61. In spite of its performance and peak price of $14.96, the stock was trading on below-average volume. Shares rose 2.1%, moving with volume of 14,422 shares.

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