Dean Foods Co. (DF) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for January 27

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Dean Foods Co. (DF) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 27, as the stock gained 1.62% to a closing price of $19.40. The stock saw 3.06 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 14,408 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 2.02 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Dean Foods Co. has a P/B ratio of 3.31. The stock has traded between $19.41 and $14.56 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $18.03, and its 200-day SMA $17.47.

Dean Foods Co process and distribute fluid milk and other dairy products, including ice cream, ice cream mix and cultured products. It also produces and distributes TruMoo, a reformulated flavored milk, as well as juices, teas, and bottled water.

Headquartered in Dallas, TX, Dean Foods Co. has 17,246 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Gregg A. Tanner.

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