American Equity Investment Life Holding Co (AEL) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 01

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American Equity Investment Life Holding Co (AEL) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 01, as the stock lost 5.99% to a closing price of $17.10. The stock saw 1.09 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 4,989 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 678,779 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

American Equity Investment Life Holding Co has a P/B ratio of 0.65. It also has a P/E ratio of 6.4. The stock has traded between $30.02 and $16.74 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $22.98, and its 200-day SMA $25.23.

American Equity Investment Life Holding Company is engaged in the development and sale of index and fixed rate annuity products. The Company is a full service underwriter of fixed annuity and life insurance products.

Headquartered in West Des Moines, IA, American Equity Investment Life Holding Co has 418 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO John M. Matovina.

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