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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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GERN Geron 12 25.7 3.78 34.5% 23.1% -20.8%
PCYC Pharmacyclics 20 18.7 254.22 10.3% 52.8% 81.2%
KR Kroger 33 14.2 74.31 6.7% 3.9% 70.1%
S Sprint 26 17.0 5.38 3.3% 11.6% -41.0%
CHK Chesapeake Energy 11 27.4 15.92 2.8% -23.6% -37.6%
AEO American Eagle Outfitters 39 12.4 16.34 2.4% 12.2% 12.7%
KGC Kinross Gold 29 16.3 2.75 1.9% -19.8% -45.7%
KEY KeyCorp. 48 11.2 14.08 1.3% 2.0% 5.4%
BAC Bank of America 1 65.9 16.00 1.0% 0.2% -7.2%
ZNGA Zynga 35 13.4 2.41 0.8% -8.7% -57.6%
GE General Electric 9 28.4 25.82 0.6% 5.4% -0.4%
BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb 37 12.5 66.05 0.6% 9.7% 16.7%
F Ford 27 16.5 16.11 0.5% 1.6% 3.1%
FB Facebook 10 27.8 81.21 0.4% 7.4% 13.5%
YHOO Yahoo! 43 11.9 44.16 0.4% 1.4% 11.8%
MRK Merck 44 11.5 57.98 0.2% -2.0% 1.9%
MSFT Microsoft 14 23.2 43.11 0.1% 1.6% 13.1%
NOK Nokia 18 19.7 8.06 0.1% 3.1% 3.5%
MU Micron Technology 13 24.0 29.28 0.1% -0.7% 17.9%
T AT&T 32 14.5 34.00 0.0% -1.6% 5.8%
CSCO Cisco 22 18.0 29.30 -0.1% 7.5% 34.0%
C Citigroup 34 13.6 53.56 -0.2% 10.3% 8.4%
ATML Atmel 40 12.2 8.80 -0.2% 12.5% 8.0%
SIRI SIRIUS XM Radio 19 19.3 3.93 -0.3% 6.5% 10.7%
FOXA Twenty-First Century Fox 49 11.1 34.87 -0.3% 6.3% 2.7%
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch 28 16.4 20.21 -0.3% -21.7% -51.4%
PFE Pfizer 15 22.8 34.47 -0.5% 4.5% 5.3%
XOM Exxon Mobil 38 12.5 86.74 -0.5% -6.1% -7.5%
AVP Avon Products 8 28.4 9.05 -0.5% 2.0% -39.7%
HPQ Hewlett-Packard 21 18.2 34.00 -0.6% -10.4% 13.6%
NRF NorthStar Realty Finance 31 15.9 18.45 -0.6% -2.6% 15.2%
EMC EMC 16 21.1 28.01 -0.7% 3.4% 4.0%
INTC Intel 17 21.1 33.73 -1.1% -0.6% 37.7%
AA Alcoa 24 17.1 14.38 -1.4% -15.8% 18.8%
PBR Petrobras 6 30.8 6.08 -1.6% -14.5% -44.8%
AAPL Apple 2 56.0 126.41 -1.7% 5.4% 66.2%
DAL Delta Air Lines 41 12.1 44.39 -1.7% -3.8% 27.9%
JCP J. C. Penney 47 11.3 7.72 -2.0% -0.6% -7.0%
AMD Advanced Micro Devices 46 11.5 2.98 -2.3% -10.0% -19.7%
ITUB Itau Unibanco 25 17.0 11.88 -3.2% -7.8% -1.1%
FCX Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold 23 17.9 20.19 -3.3% 3.1% -40.5%
ECA Encana 5 35.8 11.79 -3.9% -14.6% -39.8%
RAD Rite Aid 7 30.3 7.68 -4.6% 4.5% 14.1%
LL Lumber Liquidators 42 12.0 33.83 -5.1% -48.5% -69.0%
VALE Vale 3 47.8 6.53 -5.1% -13.5% -52.5%
ACHN Achillion Pharmaceuticals 45 11.5 10.99 -5.5% -0.8% 202.8%
OAS Oasis Petroleum 50 11.1 13.52 -5.7% -26.5% -69.4%
OREX Orexigen Therapeutics 30 16.1 8.01 -5.7% 48.3% 11.6%
ABBV AbbVie 4 47.0 56.86 -5.7% -1.9% 10.0%
DAR Darling 36 12.8 16.02 -7.0% -6.8% -21.3%
Summary Table Active Rank Volume Price 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all most active stocks today - 20.8 - -0.1% -0.3% 1.5%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - - 0.2% 1.4% 10.9%



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