Employers Holdings Inc (EIG) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 17

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Employers Holdings Inc (EIG) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 17, as the stock gained 18.86% to a closing price of $27.96. The stock saw 434,648 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,343 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 145,481 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Employers Holdings Inc has a P/B ratio of 1.24. It also has a P/E ratio of 7.9. The stock has traded between $28.35 and $20.86 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $25.52, and its 200-day SMA $24.16.

Employers Holdings Inc is a specialty provider of workers' compensation insurance to select small businesses in low to medium hazard industries. The Company has one operating segment, workers' compensation insurance & related services.

Headquartered in Reno, NV, Employers Holdings Inc has 709 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Douglas D. Dirks.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Employers Holdings Inc, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for EIG. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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