Major moves in volume can signal unusual activity, such as
-- or buying or selling by "superinvestors."
Let's take a look at
. They are all recording volume in midday trading that is already at least 50% above their average trading volume for a full day.
99 Cents Only Stores
( NDN) is engaged in the sale of various consumer products through its retail stores at price points of mainly 99.99cent or less. The stocks is trading up 4.4% at $21.39 in recent trading.
Volume: 23.1 million
Average Volume: 785,300
Volume % Change: 2,803.8%
99 Cents Only Stores
, or $1.6 billion. 99 Cents is one of TheStreet Ratings'
Superior Energy Services
is a provider of specialized oilfield services and equipment focusing on serving the production-related and drilling-related needs of oil and gas companies. The stock is trading up 1.3% at $23.93 in recent trading.
Volume: 5.2 million
Average Volume: 1 million
Volume % Change: 391%
Superior Energy is one of the
and was one of Jefferies'
is a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted therapies for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases. The stocks is trading up 5.1% at $11.03 in recent trading.
Average Volume: 207,800
Volume % Change: 129.6%
( BBND) develops, markets and sells network-based solutions that enable cable operators and telecommunications companies to offer video services across coaxial, fiber and copper networks.. The stocks is trading up 74% at $2.21 in recent trading.
Volume: 27.6 million
Average Volume: 282,800
Volume % Change: 9,634.8%
BigBand Networks will be acquired by
for $2.24 a share. It also shows up on a list of today's
is a medical device company that designs, manufactures and markets innovative microsurgical instruments and other devices. The stocks is trading up 7% at $6.10 in recent trading.
Average Volume: 110,800
Volume % Change: 196.5%
Synergetics is set to announce earnings Tuesday after the market close.
MarkWest Energy Partners
is engaged in the gathering, compressing, treating, processing and transportation of natural gas; the transportation, fractionation, storage and marketing of NGLs; and the gathering and transportation of crude oil.. The stock is trading up 1.4% at $45.88 in recent trading.
Volume: 1.3 million
Average Volume: 440,700
Volume % Change: 195.6%
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