HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. (HTBI) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 21

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HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. (HTBI) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock gained 1.4% to a closing price of $20.24. The stock saw 168,489 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 670 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 43,286 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.03. It also has a P/E ratio of 46. The stock has traded between $20.56 and $15.35 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $19.55, and its 200-day SMA $17.52.

HomeTrust Bancshares Inc is a bank holding company. It is engaged in attracting deposits from public & investing funds, along with borrowed funds, in loans secured by first & second mortgages on one-to four-family residences.

Headquartered in Asheville, NC, HomeTrust Bancshares Inc. has 505 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Dana L. Stonestreet.

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


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