Hess Corp (HES) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Hess Corp (HES) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.42% to a closing price of $48.50. The stock saw 5.52 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 39,320 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 3.27 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Hess Corp has a P/B ratio of 0.65. The stock has traded between $79.00 and $47.84 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $57.69, and its 200-day SMA $62.10.

Hess Corp is a Exploration and Production (E&P) company that develops, produces, purchases, transports and sells crude oil and natural gas. The Company operates in two segments: E&P and Retail Marketing.

Headquartered in New York, NY, Hess Corp has 3,045 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO John B. Hess.

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