Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) Moves Higher on Volume Spike for September 05

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Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) traded on unusually high volume on Sep. 05, as the stock gained 3.31% to close at $89.83. On the day, Express Scripts Holding Company saw 8.44 million shares trade hands on 53,459 trades. Considering that the stock averages only a daily volume of 4.49 million shares a day over the last month, this represents a pretty significant bump in volume over the norm.

Generally speaking, when a stock experiences a sudden spike in trading volume, it may be seen as a bullish signal for investors. An increase in volume means more market awareness for the company, potentially setting up a more meaningful move in stock price. The added volume also provides a level of support and stability for price advances.

The stock has traded between $89.60 and $55.80 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $81.78, and its 200-day SMA $75.88. Express Scripts Holding Company has a P/B ratio of 2.61. It also has a P/E ratio of 10.9.

Express Scripts Holding Co is a pharmacy benefit manager in the United States. It offers healthcare management and administration services such as managed care organizations, health insurers, workers' compensation plans and government health programs.

Headquartered in St. Louis, MO, Express Scripts Holding Company has 26,600 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Timothy C. Wentworth.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Express Scripts Holding Company, check out’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for ESRX.

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