Energy High Volume Stocks You Must Know Now

These stocks are very active in the Energy (NYSE:DBE) sector August 8th:

Shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market today. There are 22.5 million shares trading hands at $90.25, making up a dollar volume of $2.03 billion.

Stock Price Performance: During July 8, 2011 to August 5, 2011, the stock price had dropped $8.28 (-7.8%) from $105.89 to $97.61. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 5, 2011 when shares rose for seven-straight days, rising 7.4% (+$7.22) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and July 29, 2011 when shares fell for seven-straight days, falling 4.9% (-$5.41) over that span.

Shares of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market today. 25.4 million shares are being traded at $61.92, making up a dollar volume of $1.57 billion.

Stock Price Performance: During July 8, 2011 to August 5, 2011, the stock price had dropped $7.49 (-10%) from $75.24 to $67.75. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between December 17, 2010 and January 3, 2011 when shares rose for 11-straight days, rising 4.9% (+$3.10) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and July 29, 2011 when shares fell for seven-straight days, falling 5% (-$3.82) over that span.

Shares of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market today. They have a dollar volume of $1.42 billion, with a current price of $73.67 and 19.3 million shares being traded.

Stock Price Performance: During August 1, 2011 to August 5, 2011, the stock price had dropped $9.33 (-10.3%) from $90.21 to $80.88. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between October 19, 2010 and November 4, 2010 when shares rose for 13-straight days, rising 20% (+$12.55) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 25, 2011 and August 4, 2011 when shares fell for nine-straight days, falling 14.7% (-$13.91) over that span.

Shares of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market today. There are 23.2 million shares trading hands at $42.43, making up a dollar volume of $985 million.

Stock Price Performance: During August 1, 2011 to August 5, 2011, the stock price had dropped $7.34 (-13.5%) from $54.43 to $47.09. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between April 12, 2011 and April 26, 2011 when shares rose for 10-straight days, rising 12.4% (+$5.61) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 25, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for seven-straight days, falling 8% (-$4.61) over that span.

Shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market today. 12.1 million shares are being traded at $79.63, making up a dollar volume of $967.4 million.

Stock Price Performance: During July 8, 2011 to August 5, 2011, the stock price had dropped $18.93 (-17.8%) from $106.27 to $87.34. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between December 8, 2010 and December 22, 2010 when shares rose for 11-straight days, rising 7.5% (+$6.80) over that span. It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and August 5, 2011 when shares fell for 12-straight days, falling 19.2% (-$20.74) over that span.

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