NEW YORK (AP) â¿¿ A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.: Fusion-io Inc. fell 4.4 percent to $21.70. Darden Restaurants Inc. fell 3.6 percent to $44.51. New Mountain Finance Corp. fell 3.3 percent to $12.17. Sprott Physical Gold Trust fell 2.6 percent to $16.12. Teavana Holdings Inc. fell 2.5 percent to $22.10. Yamana Gold Inc. fell 2.2 percent to $16.54. Newmont Mining Corp. fell 2.2 percent to $63.08. Jaguar Mining Inc. fell 2.2 percent to $6.36. Hecla Mining Co. fell 2.0 percent to $7.80. Advance America Cash Advance Centers Inc. fell 1.9 percent to $8.21.
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.