Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) led the volume pack- NOK, MSFT, SIRI, F

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Northern, WI 03/18/2013 (gdpinsider) – Five most active stocks in Friday’s trading session were Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), Nokia Corporation – ADR (NYSE:NOK), Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), SIRIUS XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI), and Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F).

Bank of America Corporation trading volume of around 317 million shares made it the most actively traded issue among all stock issues on Friday. The company, which is based in Charlotte, North Carolina, is engaged in retail banking and other financial services. Bank of America Corporation has a market capitalization of around $135 billion. The company stock moved to a new 52 week high of $12.66 before closing slightly lower in Friday’s session.

Nokia Corporation – ADR had 113 million shares of its stock trade on Friday, making it second most active company and third most actively traded stock, after the S&P 500’s SPDR ETF. Nokia Corporation – ADR, which is based in Finland, makes mobile telecommunication devices, navigation systems and other related products and services. The company’s market capitalization is around $13 billion.

Microsoft Corporation, at 92 million shares traded, was the third most active company issue traded on Friday. The company traded at around $28 per share and has a market capitalization of around $236 billion. There was no news reported regarding the trading volume of Microsoft Corporation.

SIRIUS XM Radio Inc 67 million shares traded on the NASDAQ, gave it a fourth place finish amongst actively traded company issues. SIRIUS XM Radio Inc is a New York City based satellite broadcast company with a market capitalization of around $20 billion. The company is trading near its 52 week high of $3.25 per share, opening trading on Friday at $3.15.

Ford Motor Co. traded 62 million shares on the NYSE to make it the fifth most actively company traded stock. Ford Motor Co. is a Dearborn, Michigan based automaker with a market capitalization of around 53 billion. The company’s stock is trading below its 52 week high of $14.30. The company has reported net income of around $1.6 billion on total revenues of $36 billion.

Shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) were down by 1.51% and currently trading at $12.38.

Shares of Nokia Corporation – ADR (NYSE:NOK) were down by 1.46% and currently trading at $3.38.

Shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were up by 0.48% and currently trading at $28.18.

Shares of SIRIUS XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI) were down by 0.64% and currently trading at $3.09.

Shares of Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) were down by 1.71% and currently trading at $13.21.



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