Heavily Active Stocks in Morning Trading October 20th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s heavily traded shares in the morning.

  • Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC): 52.85 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $63.54 billion. About the equity: Bank of America Corporation accepts deposits and offers banking, investing, asset management, and other financial and risk-management products and services. The Company has a mortgage lending subsidiary, and an investment banking and securities brokerage subsidiary.
  • SPDR S&P 500 ETF (AMEX:SPY): 51.30 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $83.15 billion. About the equity: SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust is a unit investment trust incorporated in the United States. The Trust consists of a portfolio representing all 500 stocks in the S&P 500 Index.
  • Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK): 38.34 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $24.73 billion. About the equity: Nokia Corporation is a player in the mobile industry. The Company makes a range of mobile devices with services and software that enable people to experience music, navigation, video, television, imaging, games, business mobility and more. Nokia also provides equipment, solutions and services for communications networks.
  • Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX): 24.26 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $8.30 billion. About the equity: Boston Scientific Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets minimally invasive medical devices. The Company’s products are used in interventional cardiology, cardiac rhythm management, peripheral interventions, electrophysiology, neurovascular intervention, endoscopy, urology, gynecology and neuromodulation.
  • Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): 22.27 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $123.92 billion. About the equity: Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells computer components and related products. The Company’s major products include microprocessors, chipsets, embedded processors and microcontrollers, flash memory products, graphics products, network and communications products, systems management software, conferencing products, and digital imaging products.
  • iShares Russell 2000 Index (AMEX:IWM): 21.97 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $12.99 billion. About the equity: iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond to the performance of the Russell 2000 Index Fund. The Index measures the performance of the small-capitalization sector of the U.S. equity market. The Fund uses a Representative Sampling strategy to try to track the Index.
  • Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL): 21.59 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $27.27 billion. About the equity: Dell Inc. offers a wide range of computers and related products. The Company sells personal computers, servers and networking products, storage systems, mobility products, software and peripherals, and services. Dell serves consumers and businesses in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific region.
  • Financial Select Sector SPDR (AMEX:XLF): 17.63 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $5.06 billion. About the equity: Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to provide investment results that, before expenses, correspond to the performance of The Financial Select Sector. The Index includes financial services firms whose business’ range from investment management to commercial & business banking.
  • PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (NASDAQ:QQQ): 15.67 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $47.61 billion. About the equity: PowerShares QQQ is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund represents undivided ownership interests in the PowerShares QQQ. The Fund’s objective is to provide investment results that generally correspond to the price and yield performance of the component securities of the Nasdaq 100 Index.
  • Arcos Dorados Holding Inc (NYSE:ARCO): 14.35 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $4.69 billion.

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

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