American Public Education Inc. (APEI) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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American Public Education Inc. (APEI) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 4.7% to a closing price of $19.88. The stock saw 425,175 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,588 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 109,475 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

American Public Education Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.36. It also has a P/E ratio of 9.8. The stock has traded between $37.46 and $19.22 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $22.22, and its 200-day SMA $25.04.

American Public Education Inc is a provider of online and on-campus postsecondary education through its two subsidiaries.

Headquartered in Charles Town, WV, American Public Education Inc. has 2,250 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Wallace E. Boston.

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