Bright Horizons Family Solutions (BFAM) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 08

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions (BFAM) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 08, as the stock lost 3.03% to a closing price of $62.09. The stock saw 495,893 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 4,885 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 233,287 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Bright Horizons Family Solutions has a P/B ratio of 5.21. It also has a P/E ratio of 46.1. The stock has traded between $70.59 and $48.22 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $65.47, and its 200-day SMA $61.52.

Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc is a provider of high-quality child care and early education services as well as other services designed to help employers and families address the challenges of work and life.

Headquartered in Watertown, MA, Bright Horizons Family Solutions has 25,400 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO David H. Lissy.

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