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Stock Volume Definition: Stock volume refers to the number shares of a stock that are traded during a given period of time. For example, if Microsoft (MSFT) has a volume of 58 million shares for the day; it means that investors exchanged 58 million shares during the course of one trading day. Those stocks which registered the highest volume for a given period of time would be by definition considered the most active stocks. A list of the most active stocks (i.e. stocks with the highest trading volume) for a given period of time helps illustrate which companies investors are focusing on.

Most Active Stocks Today Table Decription: The following table lists the 50 most active stocks today (available on major US stock exchanges). The table includes: company ticker symbol, company name, activity rank (i.e. volume rank), volume (in millions of shares), and price as well as the stock's one-day, one-month, and 12-month percent change. For summary statistics of these 50 most active stocks today as well as how they compare to the Dow, simply scroll down to view the summary table. This table is updated every day after the close.


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Symbol Company Active Rank Volume Price 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
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JRJC China Finance Online 50 9.7 9.17 13.3% 131.0% 407.9%
MU Micron Technology 19 21.2 33.30 2.8% 0.5% 141.3%
FCEL FuelCell Energy 23 17.1 2.61 -7.1% 23.1% 125.0%
AA Alcoa 33 13.1 16.50 0.4% 0.1% 106.3%
FOLD Amicus Therapeutics 5 33.7 5.50 20.4% 45.1% 104.5%
JBLU JetBlue Airways 24 15.8 12.73 3.2% 17.5% 103.4%
NOK Nokia 4 42.7 8.13 1.4% 6.6% 100.2%
FB Facebook 17 22.9 74.81 -0.6% 9.3% 94.8%
RAD Rite Aid 31 13.3 6.43 -0.5% -9.2% 84.8%
GILD Gilead Sciences 37 12.6 100.79 -0.5% 13.0% 73.8%
IRF International Rectifier 8 31.5 39.10 47.2% 38.8% 53.2%
INTC Intel 11 27.1 34.50 0.5% 2.4% 53.2%
GLW Corning 43 11.5 20.70 1.8% -5.2% 43.1%
MSFT Microsoft 15 24.7 44.95 -0.8% 0.6% 42.2%
AMAT Applied Materials 49 9.8 21.90 -0.7% -4.8% 40.7%
AAPL Apple 3 52.5 100.57 0.0% 6.5% 40.5%
YHOO Yahoo! 36 12.6 37.50 -0.9% 12.5% 38.3%
HPQ Hewlett-Packard 21 18.4 35.12 -1.0% 0.9% 35.9%
XRX Xerox 35 12.8 13.54 0.7% 4.3% 34.5%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 48 10.0 20.84 0.5% 1.8% 31.6%
PBR Petrobras 13 26.6 17.68 1.3% 3.5% 28.6%
HD Home Depot 30 13.4 90.75 2.9% 13.3% 22.2%
HTZ Hertz Global 1 85.9 30.33 -3.9% 5.4% 21.7%
LOW Lowes 22 18.4 52.33 1.6% 9.5% 18.7%
AMD Advanced Micro Devices 41 12.0 4.28 0.2% 11.7% 17.9%
EMC EMC 44 11.5 29.70 -0.6% 10.1% 16.0%
QCOM QUALCOMM 40 12.0 76.44 1.7% -3.7% 14.6%
ZNGA Zynga 26 14.6 3.12 0.3% 2.3% 13.5%
KMI Kinder Morgan 32 13.1 41.60 0.4% 10.8% 12.6%
GE General Electric 9 28.8 26.36 1.2% -0.4% 11.1%
BAC Bank of America 2 57.5 15.52 0.5% 0.2% 8.6%
NLY Annaly Capital Management 28 13.7 11.86 0.8% 5.4% 7.5%
F Ford 27 14.2 17.41 0.3% -1.7% 6.7%
T AT&T 38 12.5 34.53 0.1% -4.5% 1.9%
VZ Verizon 45 10.7 48.82 0.2% -3.8% 1.9%
CSCO Cisco 20 20.2 24.71 0.3% -4.6% 1.6%
PFE Pfizer 25 15.0 28.89 -0.2% -6.0% 1.3%
SIRI SIRIUS XM Radio 12 27.1 3.57 0.3% 3.8% -2.7%
BBRY BlackBerry 42 11.8 10.16 3.1% 1.2% -3.6%
VALE Vale 29 13.5 14.08 1.4% 0.0% -5.3%
YOKU Youku Tudou 46 10.3 19.52 -9.3% -2.8% -9.2%
TGT Target 34 12.8 60.33 1.8% 0.5% -11.2%
AEO American Eagle Outfitters 7 31.6 12.98 12.0% 21.1% -20.8%
S Sprint 10 27.3 5.50 2.0% -30.4% -21.1%
JCP J. C. Penney 6 31.7 10.33 0.8% 20.4% -26.3%
SPLS Staples 14 25.5 11.32 -2.6% 1.3% -32.8%
GRPN Groupon 47 10.1 6.25 0.3% -0.7% -34.1%
VRNG Vringo 39 12.2 1.16 -17.1% -64.8% -65.1%
BAA Banro 18 22.1 0.27 17.2% -10.2% -70.7%
NIHD NII 16 24.7 0.16 -26.2% -79.0% -97.5%
Summary Table Active Rank Volume Price 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all most active stocks today - 21.1 - 1.4% 4.1% 31.2%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - - 0.4% -0.7% 13.2%



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