Astec Industries Inc. (ASTE) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Astec Industries Inc. (ASTE) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 2.23% to a closing price of $38.23. The stock saw 274,904 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,759 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 135,689 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Astec Industries Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.44. It also has a P/E ratio of 23.5. The stock has traded between $45.48 and $30.76 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $36.81, and its 200-day SMA $39.21.

Astec Industries Inc designs, engineers, manufactures and markets equipment and components used in road building, utility and related construction activities as well as other products.

Headquartered in Chattanooga, TN, Astec Industries Inc. has 3,952 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Benjamin G. Brock.

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