Compass Minerals International Inc (CMP) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 22

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Compass Minerals International Inc (CMP) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 22, as the stock gained 4.46% to a closing price of $75.34. The stock saw 489,788 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 4,306 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 236,008 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Compass Minerals International Inc has a P/B ratio of 4.1. It also has a P/E ratio of 13.5. The stock has traded between $95.68 and $71.71 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $81.75, and its 200-day SMA $83.72.

Compass Minerals International Inc is a producer of minerals, including salt, sulfate of potash specialty fertilizer ('SOP') and magnesium chloride. It operates 12 production and packaging facilities.

Headquartered in Overland Park, KS, Compass Minerals International Inc has 1,963 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Francis J. Malecha.

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