Noticeable Volume: Apache (NYSE:APA), Arena (NASDAQ:ARNA), Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN)
Near the close, the following stocks had some heavy volume trading for the day: Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA), Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) and Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN).
Shares of Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) are trading at $92.92, up 4.08% / +$3.64 and volume is currently at 25.26M shares traded. The volume checks in at about 5X average daily volume of 5.3M. Over the past 12 months Apache Corp (APA) shares have traded between a 52-week low of $75.53 and its 52-week high of $111.00. Apache Corp shares are currently trading with a P/E Ratio of 13.9 and EPS of 6.42.
Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARNA) have taken off without looking back (for now). Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc (ARNA) shares hit a new 52-week intraday high today of $5.93. ARNA shares are trading at $5.84, up 9.77% / +$0.52 and volume is currently at 13.87M shares traded, which over double the average daily volume of 5.6M.
Shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) had a wild day, trading from a low of $105.80 and a high of $118.57. AMZN shares last checked in at $118.40, down -1.39% / $-1.67 and volume was at 40.2M shares. The volume spike is about 6X the average daily volume of 6.8M.