Cato Corp. (CATO) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Cato Corp. (CATO) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.75% to a closing price of $37.61. The stock saw 721,422 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,618 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 166,576 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Cato Corp. has a P/B ratio of 2.57. It also has a P/E ratio of 16.4. The stock has traded between $44.89 and $30.94 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $37.79, and its 200-day SMA $37.33.

Cato Corp is a fashion specialty retailer. The Company operates women's fashion specialty stores in the southeastern United States under two segment: the operation of women's fashion specialty stores segment & a credit card segment.

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Cato Corp. has 10,000 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO John P. Derham Cato.

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