These Stocks Hit 52-Week Highs As Markets Fall Ahead of Weekend

Here are stocks that hit their highest price in the past 12 months:

  1. Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D): Down 0.94% to $47.53. Dominion Resources, Inc., a diversified utility holding company, generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electric energy in Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The Company produces, transports, distributes, and markets natural gas to customers in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. Competitors to Watch: Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:TEG), CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP), SCANA Corporation (NYSE:SCG), CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS), DTE Energy Company (NYSE:DTE), Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE), NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI), Wisconsin Energy Corp. (NYSE:WEC), Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE), and Avista Corporation (NYSE:AVA).
  2. Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ:INSM): Up 16.04% to $11.72. Insmed Incorporated is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of innovative inhaled pharmaceuticals for the site-specific treatment of serious lung diseases, and has a proprietary protein platform aimed at niche markets with unmet medical need. Insmed’s primary focus is on the development of inhaled antibiotic therapy delivered via proprietary advanced pulmonary liposome technology in areas of high unmet need in lung diseases. Competitors to Watch: Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (NYSE:BMY), Cephalon, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEPH), AVI BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVII), Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK), Eli Lilly & Co. (NYSE:LLY), Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN), Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT), and Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRY).
  3. Forest Laboratories Inc. (NYSE:FRX): Up 0.24% to $37.95. Forest Laboratories, Inc. develops, manufactures, and sells both branded and generic forms of ethical products which require a physician’s prescription. The Company also manufactures non-prescription pharmaceutical products sold over-the-counter, which are used for the treatment of a wide range of illnesses. Forest’s products are marketed in the United States and eastern Europe. Competitors to Watch: Eli Lilly & Co. (NYSE:LLY), GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK), Merck (NYSE:MRK), Clinical Data (NASDAQ:CLDA), AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), Lannett Company (AMEX:LCI), Mylan (NASDAQ:MYL), Watson Pharma (NYSE:WPI), Impax (NASDAQ:IPXL), Par Pharma (NYSE:PRX), Abbott Labs (NYSE:ABT) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE).
  4. Fossil, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOSL): Down 0.26% to $105.48. Fossil, Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes consumer fashion accessories. The Company’s products include an extensive line of men’s and women’s fashion watches and jewelry sold under proprietary and licensed brands, handbags, small leather goods, belts, sunglasses, and apparel. Competitors to Watch: Movado Group, Inc (NYSE:MOV), Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF), American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN), Aeropostale, Inc.(NYSE:ARO), The Gap Inc. (NYSE:GPS), The Wet Seal, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTSLA), Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ:ZUMZ).
  5. Digital Realty Trust Inc. (NYSE:DLR): Down 2.19% to $62.57. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. owns, acquires, repositions, and manages technology-related real estate. The Company’s properties contain applications and operations critical to the day-to-day operations of technology industry tenants and corporate enterprise data center tenants. Digital’s property portfolio is located throughout the United States and in England.
  6. Elan Corp. plc (NYSE:ELN): Down 0.19% to $10.26. Elan Corporation plc is a specialty pharmaceutical company. The Group’s drug delivery technologies are designed to aid and control the absorption and utilization of active pharmaceutical compounds. Elan’s Pharmaceutical division focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of products in the areas of acute care, pain management, infectious diseases and neurology.
  7. NV Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NVE): Up 2.02% to $15.69. NV Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electric energy throughout Nevada and the Lake Tahoe area of California. The Company provides natural gas services in the Reno Sparks area of Nevada.
  8. Konami Corp. (NYSE:KNM): Up 2.91% to $22.64. KONAMI Corporation develops and sells consumer video game software and arcade game machines for amusement facilities. The Company operates in the United States, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, Singapore, Korea, and Brazil. Konami also develops liquid crystal display for Pachinko and manages amusement facilities. Competitors to Watch: Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), THQ Inc. (NASDAQ:THQI), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI), Majesco Entertainment Co. (NASDAQ:COOL), Disney (NYSE:DIS) and Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE).
  9. DNP Select Income Fund Inc. (NYSE:DNP): Down 0.2% to $9.96. DNP Select Income Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company incorporated in the USA. The Fund’s objective is current income and long-term growth of income. Capital appreciation is a secondary objective. The Fund invests in equity and fixed-income securities of companies in the public utilities industry.
  10. Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (NYSE:TNH): Up 0.57% to $126.48. Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P., through its subsidiaries, markets and produces nitrogen, fertilizer, crop protection products, and seed and services for agricultural, turf, ornamental, and other growers. The Company also produces nitrogen products and methanol for industrial customers.
  11. SAVVIS, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVS): Up 0.31% to $39.43. SAVVIS, Inc. offers global information technology services. The Company offers hosting, network, and application services. SAVVIS’s products allow a company to scale its information technology infrastructure up or down as needed.

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