HCP Inc. (HCP) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 11

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HCP Inc. (HCP) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 11, as the stock lost 3.58% to a closing price of $26.24. The stock saw 7.75 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 46,040 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 4.82 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

HCP Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.31. The stock has traded between $44.79 and $26.56 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $35.62, and its 200-day SMA $36.25.

HCP Inc is a real estate investment trust. The Company invests in real estate serving the healthcare industry in the United States. Its business segments are senior housing, post-acute/skilled nursing, life science, medical office and hospital.

Headquartered in Irvine, CA, HCP Inc. has 187 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Lauralee E. Martin.

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