Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp (BGFV) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 09

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Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp (BGFV) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 09, as the stock gained 7.7% to a closing price of $12.73. The stock saw 447,958 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,249 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 246,295 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp has a P/B ratio of 1.42. It also has a P/E ratio of 18.5. The stock has traded between $15.47 and $8.52 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $10.40, and its 200-day SMA $11.59.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp is a sporting goods retailer. Products include athletic shoes, apparel & accessories, outdoor & athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter & summer recreation & roller sports.

Headquartered in El Segundo, CA, Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp has 9,000 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Steven G. Miller.

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