AIG and 4 Stocks Topping the Leader Board: AIG, RCL, CBG, ROC, ONXX

Through most of the trading day on Wednesday, October 12, 2011, the Dow (NYSE:DIA) is up 159.7 points to 11,576, the NASDAQ (NASDAQ:QQQ) is up 39.4 points to 2,622 and the S&P500 (NYSE:SPY) is up 20.1 points to 1,215. Here are some of today’s biggest gainers by price.

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American International Group Inc (NYSE:AIG) is among the top gainers as its shares are trading at $23.98, up $1.60 (+7.2%) from the previous close of $22.37. American International Group is a holding company that is engaged in insurance and insurance-related activities in the global marketplace.

Stock Price Performance: From July 18, 2011, to October 11, 2011, the stock price had fallen $5.28 (-19.1%) from $27.65 to $22.37. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between September 9, 2011 and September 16, 2011 when shares rose for six straight trading days, rising 8.9% (+$2.08). It saw one of its worst periods between April 5, 2011 and April 19, 2011 when shares fell for 11 straight trading days, falling 8.2% (-$2.86). Get comprehensive fundamental stock data, insider buys and sells, and much more >>

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) is one of the top price gainers as its shares are trading at $25.34, up $1.78 (+7.6%) from the previous close of $23.56. Royal Caribbean Cruises operates in the cruise vacation industry. It owns five cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises, Pullmantur, Azamara Club Cruises and CDF Croisieres de France.

Stock Price Performance: From July 18, 2011, to October 11, 2011, the stock price had fallen $10.73 (-31.3%) from $34.29 to $23.56. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between February 3, 2011 and February 11, 2011 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 6.3% (+$2.83). It saw one of its worst periods between May 18, 2011 and May 26, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 7.1% (-$2.88). Get comprehensive fundamental stock data, insider buys and sells, and much more >>

CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG) is among the top gainers as its shares are trading at $15.03, up $1.07 (+7.7%) from the previous close of $13.95. CB Richard Ellis Group is a commercial real estate services firm which serves the occupiers, owners, lenders, and investors of multi-family and other commercial real estate.

Stock Price Performance: From July 18, 2011, to October 11, 2011, the stock price had fallen $9.12 (-39.5%) from $23.07 to $13.95. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between October 28, 2010 and November 8, 2010 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 8.6% (+$1.58). It saw one of its worst periods between September 15, 2011 and September 22, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 16.3% (-$2.49). Get comprehensive fundamental stock data, insider buys and sells, and much more >>

The stock price is up for Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC), as shares are trading at $43.59, up $2.99 (+7.4%) from the previous close of $40.60.

Stock Price Performance: From July 18, 2011, to October 11, 2011, the stock price had fallen $16.46 (-28.8%) from $57.06 to $40.60. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 22, 2011 and July 7, 2011 when shares rose for 11 straight trading days, rising 15.4% (+$7.81). It saw one of its worst periods between September 15, 2011 and September 23, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 21.1% (-$10.51). Get comprehensive fundamental stock data, insider buys and sells, and much more >>

The stock price is up for ONYX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ONXX), as shares are trading at $34.81, which is $2.90 (+9.1%) higher than the previous close of $31.91.

Stock Price Performance: From July 18, 2011, to October 11, 2011, the stock price had fallen $1.55 (-4.6%) from $33.46 to $31.91. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between August 10, 2011 and August 17, 2011 when shares rose for six straight trading days, rising 16.4% (+$4.72). It saw one of its worst periods between July 29, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 16.3% (-$5.39). Get comprehensive fundamental stock data, insider buys and sells, and much more >>

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