Top Stocks Displaying Heavy Volume in Afternoon Trading Today

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information on heavily traded shares in mid-day action:

  • Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC): Volume is 127.19 million shares and its market capitalization is $69.51 billion.  About the company: 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. AIG Suing Bank of America for Over $10 Billion>>
  • SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE:SPY): Volume is 107.98 million shares and its market capitalization is $78.03 billion.  About the company: 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.
  • iShares Russell 2000 Index (NYSE:IWM): Volume is 38.64 million and its market capitalization is $11.67 billion.  About the company: 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 US equity market.  The Fund uses a Representative Sampling strategy to try to track the Index.
  • Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI): Volume is 30.69 million shares and its market capitalization is $6.82 billion.  About the company: Sirius XM Radio, Inc. broadcasts various channels of audio from its satellites.  The Company provides its services throughout the continental United States for a monthyl subscription fee.  Sirius delivers various streams of commercial-free music in every genre, as well as streams of news, sports, weather, talk, comedy, and public radio.
  • Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): Volume is 29.61 million and its market capitalization is $39.73 billion.  About the company: Ford Motor Company designs, manufactures, and services cars and trucks.  The Company also provides vehicle-related financing, leasing, and insurance through its subsidiary.
  • PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 (NASDAQ:QQQ): Volume is 28.69 million and its market capitalization is $43.63 billion.  About the company: 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.
  • Financial Select Sector SPDR (NYSE:XLF): Volume is 26.21 million and its market capitalization is $6.54 billion.  About the company: 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.
  • iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (NYSE:EEM): Volume is 25.76 million and its market capitalization is $33.27 billion.  About the company: iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA.  The Fund seeks results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of the MSCI TR Emergy Markets Index.  The Fund will concentrate its investments in a particular industry or geographic region to approximately the same extent the index is so concentrated.
  • General Electric Company (NYSE:GE): Volume is 24.56 million and its market capitalization is $164.41 billion.  About the company: 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.
  • ProSahres UltraShort S&P500 (NYSE:SDS): Volume is 22.07 million shares and its market capitalization is $2.76 billion.  About the company: UltraShort S&P 500 ProShares is an exchange-traded fund incorporated in the USA.  The Fund seeks daily investment results that correspond to twice the inverse of the daily performance of the S&P 500 Index.

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