Barnes Group Inc. (B) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Barnes Group Inc. (B) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 2.48% to a closing price of $34.97. The stock saw 927,558 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 2,148 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 204,606 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Barnes Group Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.65. It also has a P/E ratio of 15.2. The stock has traded between $41.78 and $33.00 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $37.59, and its 200-day SMA $38.68.

Barnes Group Inc is an industrial and aerospace manufacturer and service provider, serving end markets and customers. Its engineered products and services are used in critical applications that provide transportation, manufacturing and technology.

Headquartered in Bristol, CT, Barnes Group Inc. has 4,515 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Patrick J. Dempsey.

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