Avista Corp. (AVA) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Avista Corp. (AVA) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 0.82% to a closing price of $35.03. The stock saw 855,080 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,359 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 305,497 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Avista Corp. has a P/B ratio of 1.45. It also has a P/E ratio of 18.8. The stock has traded between $38.34 and $29.77 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $34.00, and its 200-day SMA $32.18.

Avista Corp is an electric and natural gas utility company. It generates, transmits and distributes electricity and distributes natural gas, serving electric and gas customers in eastern Washington and northern Idaho and gas customers in parts of Oregon.

Headquartered in Spokane, WA, Avista Corp. has 1,874 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Scott L. Morris.

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