Services Stocks Attracting Major Trading Interest This Morning

Through the early part of trading on Thursday, September 8, 2011, these stocks are very active in the Services (NYSE:IYC) sector.

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Shares of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. There are 3.8 million shares trading hands at $28.02(-12 cents), making up a dollar volume of $105.9 million.

Stock Price Performance: From July 11, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $2.97 (-9.6%) from $30.80 to $27.83. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between October 26, 2010 and November 4, 2010 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 4% (+$1.08). It saw one of its worst periods between May 31, 2011 and June 7, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 4% (-$1.23).

Shares of McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. They have a dollar volume today of $84.3 million, based on a current price of $89.61 (+32 cents) and 940,299 shares being traded.

Stock Price Performance: From June 10, 2011, to September 6, 2011, the stock price had risen $9 (11.3%) from $79.82 to $88.82. 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 2.4% (+$1.78). It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 3.9% (-$3.47).

Shares of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. There are 2.4 million shares trading hands at $32.23(-38 cents), making up a dollar volume of $78.6 million.

Stock Price Performance: From July 12, 2011, to September 7, 2011, the stock price had fallen $6.52 (-16.7%) from $39.15 to $32.63. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between January 28, 2011 and February 9, 2011 when shares rose for nine straight trading days, rising 11.6% (+$4.51). It saw one of its worst periods between July 21, 2011 and August 2, 2011 when shares fell for nine straight trading days, falling 9.3% (-$3.77).

Shares of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) are among the most actively traded stocks in the market. They have a dollar volume today of $71.6 million, based on a current price of $30.62 (-11 cents) and 2.3 million shares being traded.

Stock Price Performance: From July 12, 2011, to September 7, 2011, the stock price had fallen $4.40 (-12.5%) from $35.12 to $30.72. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between December 29, 2010 and January 7, 2011 when shares rose for eight straight trading days, rising 4.1% (+$1.28). It saw one of its worst periods between July 25, 2011 and August 8, 2011 when shares fell for 11 straight trading days, falling 18.5% (-$6.75).

Shares of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) have a dollar volume of $70.5 million based on a current price of $154.32(+$1.67) and 457,073 shares traded.

Stock Price Performance: From June 13, 2011, to September 7, 2011, the stock price had risen $23.26 (18%) from $129.39 to $152.65. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 8, 2011 when shares rose for 10 straight trading days, rising 22.7% (+$29.73). It saw one of its worst periods between December 1, 2010 and December 14, 2010 when shares fell for 10 straight trading days, falling 4.9% (-$5.15).

 

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