NEW YORK (AP) â¿¿ A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: RTI International Metals Inc. fell 12.8 percent to $32.66. Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc. fell 8.4 percent to $8.32. NeoPhotonics Corp. fell 8.2 percent to $7.23. Artio Global Invest fell 7.6 percent to $10.64. Green Dot Corp. fell 7.6 percent to $31.22. Dynegy Inc. fell 7.4 percent to $6.15. Marine Products Corp. fell 7.1 percent to $5.65. Stillwater Mining Co. fell 6.9 percent to $16.94. Marriott International Inc. fell 6.6 percent to $34.69. Universal Technical Institute Inc. fell 6.4 percent to $19.74.
The ex-dividend date for Advance America Cash Advance Centers (NYSE:AEA) is tomorrow, February 23, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 6 cents per share. At a price of $10.41 as of 10 a.m., the dividend yield is 2.4%.
Advance America Cash Advance Centers (NYSE:AEA) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 16.6 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 30.9 times its average daily volume and trading up $2.59 (+32.7%).
Advance America Cash Advance Centers (NYSE:AEA) hit a new 52-week high Tuesday as it is currently trading at $9.39, above its previous 52-week high of $9.32 with 352,353 shares traded as of 1:34 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 534,400 shares over the past 30 days.