Most Actively Traded Shares in Morning Trading: BAC, SPY, LVLT, FAS, XLF, F, GE, NOK

The Dow Jones us up 39 points while the S&P Index is up 7 points. Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s heavily traded shares in the morning:

  • Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC): 62.27 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $57.77 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. Insurance Stocks Taking Financial Stocks Higher>>
  • SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE:SPY): 54.85 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $76.79 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. Stock Analyst Consensus Versus Results>>
  • Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:LVLT): 42.04 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $2.78 billion. About the equity: Level 3 Communications, Inc. provides telecommunications and information services, including local, long distance, and data transmission. The Company also provides other enhanced communications and Internet services, and is involved in coal mining businesses.
  • Direxion Daily Finan. Bull 3X Shs (NYSE:FAS): 23.36 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $1.34 billion. About the equity: Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is daily investment results, before fees and expenses, of 300% of the price performance of the Russell 1000® Financial Services Index (“Financial Index”). The Fund invests in at least 80% of its net assets in the equity securities that comprise the Financial Index
  • iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM): 22.16 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $12.22 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.
  • Financial Select Sector SPDR (NYSE:XLF): 18.43 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $4.68 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): 18.43 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $43.94 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.
  • Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): 17.70 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $38.49 billion. About the equity: Ford Motor Company designs, manufactures, and services cars and trucks. The Company also provides vehicle-related financing, leasing, and insurance through its subsidiary. 4 Super Hot Stocks: GM Stalling, Walgreens Up 1%, Monsanto Narrows Loss, Apple in the Red>>
  • General Electric Company (NYSE:GE): 17.24 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $160.28 billion. About the equity: General Electric Company is a diversified technology, media and financial services company. The Company offers products and services ranging from aircraft engines, power generation, and water processing technology to medical imaging, business and consumer financing, media content and industrial products. General Electric conducts operations globally.
  • Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK): 15.51 million shares have traded hands and its market capitalization is $20.52 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. 6 Large Cap Stocks With A Double-Digit Dividend Yield>>

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

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