DirecTV, Opentable Hit Record Highs

DirecTV and Opentable are among stocks hitting record highs in trading Thursday.
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NEW YORK (

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) -- Even as the overall market struggled to make gains Thursday, enough healthy buying pushed some stocks to reach record-setting all-time heights.

Ranked by volume,

DirecTV

(DTV)

was the most highly-traded stock to hit an all-time high Thursday. The Digital television broadcaster's shares rose as high as $41.28 in early-afternoon trading.

Ivanhoe Mines

(IVN)

, an international mineral exploration and development company, saw its share price gain to an all-time high of $20.23 on Thursday.

Illumina

(ILMN) - Get Report

, a manufacturer and marketer of integrated systems for the large scale analysis of genetic variation and biological function, gained to $49.18.

Shares of

Netezza

(NZ)

, a provider of data warehouse, analytic and monitoring appliances, jumped to $25.20 around midday.

Restaurant reservation service

Opentable

(OPEN)

saw its shares rise to a record high of $67.33.

Netezza and Opentable also appeared Thursday on

TheStreet

's list of

18 most overbought stocks

.

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Software provider

SuccessFactors

(SFSF)

rose to a new record high of $24.43.

Shares of biotech firm

Perrigo

(PRGO) - Get Report

rose to $65.38.

Earlier in the day we reported on a number of stocks are breaking the less desirable boundary of 52-week lows.

>>7 More Stocks Hitting 52-Week Lows

AsiaInfo-Linkage

(ASIA)

,

AMAG Pharmaceuticals

(AMAG) - Get Report

,

China Pharma Holdings

(CPHI) - Get Report

,

Apogee Enterprises

(APOG) - Get Report

,

HMN Financial

(HMNF) - Get Report

,

Consolidated Water

(CWCO) - Get Report

and

Hilltop Holdings

(HTH) - Get Report

dipped to fresh 52-week lows in morning trading.

Among

blue chips hitting 52-week highs

were

Du Pont

(DD) - Get Report

and

Burger King Holdings

(BKC)

.

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