52-Week Highs: NetLogic Microsystems and Ulta Salon Top the List

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about 21 stocks that hit 52-week highs in today’s trading. Note that this list excludes all stocks with a market capitalization less than $300 million:

  1. Pharmasset, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRUS): Up 3.63% to $77.09. Pharmasset, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. The Company develops oral therapeutics for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV), and hepatitis C (HCV).
  2. Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA): Up 3.62% to $70.93. Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. sells cosmetics, fragrances, skin and hair care products, appliances, and accessories. The Company also offers hair salon services, manicures, pedicures, massages, and other beauty & spa treatments.
  3. DNP Select Income Fund Inc. (NYSE:DNP): 0% to $10.05. DNP Select Income Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is current income and long-term growth of income. Capital appreciation is a secondary objective. The Fund invests in equity and fixed-income securities of companies in the public utilities industry.
  4. NetLogic Microsystems Inc. (NASDAQ:NETL): Up 50.8% to $48.12. Netlogic Microsystems Inc. is a semiconductor company that designs, develops and markets high performance knowledge-based processors. The Company’s products are designed for a variety of advanced networking systems, such as routers, switches, access multiplexors and networked storage devices.
  5. Telvent Git S.A. (NASDAQ:TLVT): Up 0.15% to $41.26. Telvent GIT, S.A. is an information technology company that provides value-added real-time products and services solutions. The Company serves targeted industrial sectors primarily in Spain, North America, Latin America, and China. Telvent provides systems integration, consulting services, design and engineering services, and software.
  6. Education Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:EDR): Up 0.99% to $9.19. Education Realty Trust, Inc. is a self-managed and self-advised real estate investment trust. The Company owns, acquires, manages, and selectively develops student housing communities located near university campuses.
  7. Blackrock MuniYield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MYD): Up 1.27% to $14.40. BlackRock MuniYield Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is a high level of current income exempt from Federal income taxes. The Fund invests primarily in a portfolio of long-term, investment-grade municipal obligations the interest on which, is exempt from Federal income taxes.
  8. BlackRock MuniHoldings California Insured Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MUC): Down 0.78% to $14.04. BlackRock MuniHoldings California Quality Fund Inc is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. Its objective is current income exempt from Federal and California income taxes. The Fund invests primarily in a portfolio of long-term, investment grade municipal obligations the interest on which is exempt from Federal and California taxes.
  9. Nuveen Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund 3 (AMEX:NZF): Up 0.64% to $14.14. Nuveen Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund 3 is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective seeks current income exempt from regular federal income tax. The Fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of municipal obligations issued by state and local government authorities.
  10. BlackRock Muni Intermediate Duration Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MUI): Up 1.72% to $14.82. BlackRock Muni Intermediate Duration Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to provide stockholders with high current income exempt from Federal income taxes. The Fund invests 80% of its assets in a portfolio of municipal obligations, the interest of which is exempt from Federal income taxes.
  11. Nuveen Insured Quality Municipal Fund, Inc. (NYSE:NQI): Up 0.42% to $14.18. Nuveen Insured Quality Municipal Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is current income exempt from regular Federal income tax. The Fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of municipal obligations issued by state and local government authorities.
  12. Western Asset Managed Municipals Fund Inc. (NYSE:MMU): Up 0.55% to $12.78. Western Asset Managed Municipals Fund Inc is a non-diversified, closed-end management company incorporated in the USA. The Fund seeks a high level of current income exempt from Federal tax and also seeks total return. The Fund invests in long-term, investment grade municipal debt securities issued by state and local governments, political subdivisions and public authorities.
  13. DWS Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:KTF): Up 1.54% to $12.56. DWS Municipal Income Trust is a diversified, closed-end fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is a high level of current income exempt from federal income tax. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of investment-grade tax -exempt municipal securities.
  14. Blackrock MuniYield California Insured Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MCA): Down 0.44% to $13.68. BlackRock MuniYield California Quality Fund Inc is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to provide a high level of current income exempt from Federal and California income. The Fund invests primarily in a portfolio of long-term investment-grade California municipal obligations.
  15. BlackRock Income Trust, Inc. (NYSE:BKT): Down 0.82% to $7.24. Blackrock Income Trust is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Trust’s objective is to provide high current income consistent with the preservation of capital. The Trust invests in mortgage-backed securities backed by U.S. Government agencies, U.S. Government securities, and asset-backed securities.
  16. BlackRock California Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFZ): Up 0.21% to $14.17. BlackRock California Municipal Income Trust is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Trust’s objective is current income exempt from regular federal and California taxes. The Trust will invest primarily in municipal bonds that pay interest that is exempt from regular Federal and California income taxes.
  17. Nuveen New York Quality Income Municipal Fund, Inc. (NYSE:NUN): Up 0.56% to $14.36. Nuveen New York Quality Income Municipal Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective seeks to provide current income exempt from both regular federal and New York state income taxes. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of municipal obligations issued by state and local government authorities within New York.
  18. Nuveen California Select Quality Municipal Fund, Inc. (NYSE:NVC): Up 0.78% to $14.16. Nuveen California Select Quality Municipal Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to provide current income exempt from both regular federal and California state income taxes. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of municipal obligations issued by state and local government authorities within California.
  19. Nuveen California Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund (NYSE:NAC): Up 1.19% to $13.58. Nuveen California Dividend Advantage Municipal Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is current income exempt from federal and California state income taxes. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of municipal obligations issued by state and local government authorities within the state of California.
  20. Nuveen Premier Insured Municipal Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE:NIF): Down 0.51% to $15.46. Nuveen Premier Insured Municipal Income Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to provide current income exempt from regular Federal income tax. The Fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of municipal obligations issued by state and local government authorities.
  21. Blackrock MuniYield California Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MYC): Up 0.92% to $14.30. BlackRock MuniYield California Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s seeks to provide a high level of current income exempt from Federal and California income taxes. It invests primarily in investment grade, long-term municipal obligations which provide interest exempt from Federal and California income taxes.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from FINVIZ.com. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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