American Science & Engineering Inc (ASEI) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 21

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American Science & Engineering Inc (ASEI) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock gained 1.96% to a closing price of $42.13. The stock saw 172,656 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 714 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 69,584 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

American Science & Engineering Inc has a P/B ratio of 2.13. It also has a P/E ratio of 98. The stock has traded between $57.70 and $32.71 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $39.67, and its 200-day SMA $41.11.

American Science & Engineering Inc develops, manufactures, markets, and sells X-ray inspection and other detection products for homeland security, force protection and other critical defense applications.

Headquartered in Billerica, MA, American Science & Engineering Inc has 311 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Charles P. Dougherty.

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