Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc (HMPR) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 21

Equities Staff |

Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc (HMPR) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock gained 0.53% to a closing price of $1.89. The stock saw 131,890 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 245 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 53,284 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc has a P/B ratio of 1.59. It also has a P/E ratio of 63. The stock has traded between $2.54 and $1.58 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $1.89, and its 200-day SMA $1.93.

Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc is a bank holding company, which through its wholly-owned subsidiaries engages in a general community and commercial banking business, targeting the banking needs of individuals and small to medium sized businesses.

Headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc has 537 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Charles M. Johnston / W. Thomas Mears.

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


The Russell 3000 is not well known outside the world of finance, but it’s one of the strongest indices out there for getting a broad sense of the stock market. Unlike the better-known Dow Jones Industrial Average or S&P 500, membership on the Russell 3000 isn’t selected by committee. It’s simply the 3,000 most valuable companies in the country.

With 3,000 stocks making up the index, it gives a broad look at the markets, including the small-and mid-cap companies that aren’t on the Dow or the S&P 500. And with a rules-based system for determining membership, there’s no bias that could potentially limit membership. That’s why many financial professionals will turn to the Russell 3000 long before the better-known indices when trying to take the temperature of the market.

For more news on the financial markets, go to Equities.com. Also, learn more about our independent proprietary equity research reports and our robust do-it-yourself Stock Valuation Analysis reports in our Research section.

All data provided by QuoteMedia and was accurate as of 4:30PM ET.

DISCLOSURE: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and do not represent the views of equities.com. Readers should not consider statements made by the author as formal recommendations and should consult their financial advisor before making any investment decisions. To read our full disclosure, please go to: http://www.equities.com/disclaimer


Emerging Growth

Margaux Resources Ltd.

Margaux Resources Ltd is a Calgary based resource company. The Company is focused on its Jersey Emeral Tungsten-Zinc property located in the southeast portion of British Columbia.

Private Markets


Voleo is a free download that allows you to form investment clubs with your friends, family, colleagues, classmates, teammates…basically anyone you know and trust. Invest and manage a stock portfolio…

iPRO Network, LLC

We provide the platform, tools, and resources to empower individuals and professionals to market desirable goods and services to the public, taking the place of traditional methods of commerce.