Flowers Foods Inc. (FLO) Moves Higher on Volume Spike for September 03

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Flowers Foods Inc. (FLO) traded on unusually high volume on Sep. 03, as the stock gained 0.96% to close at $23.02. On the day, Flowers Foods Inc. saw 2.09 million shares trade hands on 13,139 trades. Considering that the stock averages only a daily volume of 1.33 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 $24.36 and $17.78 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $23.13, and its 200-day SMA $20.92. Flowers Foods Inc. has a P/B ratio of 3.76. It also has a P/E ratio of 27.

Flowers Foods is an American company producing bakery food for retail and foodservice across the United States. The product portfolio includes fresh breads, buns, rolls, snack cakes, and tortillas. The company distributes to supermarkets, convenience stores, and restaurants. The operating segments are divided into direct store delivery, which provides fresh breads, tortillas, cakes, and rolls; and the warehouse segment, which distributes fresh snack cakes and frozen breads and rolls. The key brands are Nature's Own, Whitewheat, Cobblestone Bread, Wonder, and Tastykake.

Headquartered in Thomasville, GA, Flowers Foods Inc. has 9,200 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Ryals McMullian.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Flowers Foods Inc., check out’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for FLO.

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