HFF Inc. Class A (HF) Moves Lower on Volume Spike for March 15

Equities Staff  |

HFF Inc. Class A (HF) traded on unusually high volume on Mar. 15, as the stock lost 0.56% to close at $45.89. On the day, HFF Inc. Class A saw 368,233 shares trade hands on 2,150 trades. Considering that the stock averages only a daily volume of 188,001 shares a day over the last month, this represents a pretty significant bump in volume over the norm.

Generally speaking, when a stock experiences a sudden spike in trading volume, it may be seen as a bullish signal for investors. An increase in volume means more market awareness for the company, potentially setting up a more meaningful move in stock price. The added volume also provides a level of support and stability for price advances.

The stock has traded between $50.21 and $31.38 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $40.57, and its 200-day SMA $38.09. HFF Inc. Class A has a P/B ratio of 5.14. It also has a P/E ratio of 16.1.

HFF is a leading provider of commercial real estate and capital markets services to the U.S. commercial real estate industry. Acting as an investment bank and broker, the company handles debt placement, investment sales, structured finance, loan sales and commercial loan servicing. Substantially all of HFF's revenue is in the form of capital markets services fees, which are collected from its clients and usually negotiated on a transaction-by-transaction basis.

Headquartered in Dallas, TX, HFF Inc. Class A has 1,074 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Mark D. Gibson.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of HFF Inc. Class A, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for HF.

Still paying commissions on stock trades? Equities.com now offers $7.99/month unlimited trading and flat-fee options trading for $89.99/month! Get started today by https://www.equities.com/trading-start

To get more information on HFF Inc. Class A and to follow the company’s latest updates, you can visit the company’s profile page here: HF’s Profile. For more news on the financial markets and emerging growth companies, be sure to visit Equities.com’s Newsdesk. Also, don’t forget to sign-up for our daily email newsletter to ensure you don’t miss out on any of our best stories.

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

Comments

Watchlist

Symbol Last Price Change % Change
AAPL

     
AMZN

     
HD

     
JPM

     
IBM

     
BA

     
WMT

     
DIS

     
XOM

     

Can the Media Solve the Partisan Conflict?

Andrew McCarthy, Contributing Editor, The National Review; Michael Zeldin, CNN Legal Analyst; Celeste Katz, Senior Political Reporter, Glamour; Silvia Davi, SVP, Contributing Editor, Equities.com; and Doug Simon, CEO, D S Simon Media discuss how the media’s role has shaped the landscape for communicators and what the media is trying to do to reduce discord in society.