HealthSouth Corp. (HLS) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 17

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HealthSouth Corp. (HLS) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 17, as the stock gained 1.26% to a closing price of $31.30. The stock saw 1.72 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 13,923 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 804,935 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

HealthSouth Corp. has a P/B ratio of 4.54. It also has a P/E ratio of 16.7. The stock has traded between $48.37 and $30.26 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $34.32, and its 200-day SMA $39.50.

Healthsouth Corp owns and operates inpatient rehabilitation hospitals which provides specialized treatment and patient care services.

Headquartered in Birmingham, AL, HealthSouth Corp. has 24,100 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Jay Grinney.

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