Almost Family Inc (AFAM) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 01

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Almost Family Inc (AFAM) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 01, as the stock lost 1.16% to a closing price of $38.23. The stock saw 132,518 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 942 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 70,062 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Almost Family Inc has a P/B ratio of 1.44. It also has a P/E ratio of 16.8. The stock has traded between $50.48 and $28.10 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $40.68, and its 200-day SMA $42.04.

Almost Family Inc is a provider of home health services. Its services include rehabilitation services such as physical therapy occupational therapy and speech therapy. It also provides specialty programs and senior care advocacy.

Headquartered in Louisville, KY, Almost Family Inc has 10,900 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO William B. Yarmuth.

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