Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. (HII) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

Equities Staff |

Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. (HII) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.21% to a closing price of $125.45. The stock saw 491,127 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,266 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 302,548 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. has a P/B ratio of 3.96. It also has a P/E ratio of 15. The stock has traded between $144.00 and $102.76 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $122.77, and its 200-day SMA $121.63.

Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc is engaged in designing, building, overhauling & repairing ships for U.S. Navy & the U.S. Coast Guard. The Company also provides Refueling & Complex Overhaul services for nuclear-powered aircraft carriers.

Headquartered in Newport News, VA, Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc. has 38,000 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO C. Michael Petters.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Huntington Ingalls Industries Inc., check out’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for HII. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from’s analysts, visit our Research section.


The Russell 3000 is not well known outside the world of finance, but it’s one of the strongest indices out there for getting a broad sense of the stock market. Unlike the better-known Dow Jones Industrial Average or S&P 500, membership on the Russell 3000 isn’t selected by committee. It’s simply the 3,000 most valuable companies in the country.

With 3,000 stocks making up the index, it gives a broad look at the markets, including the small-and mid-cap companies that aren’t on the Dow or the S&P 500. And with a rules-based system for determining membership, there’s no bias that could potentially limit membership. That’s why many financial professionals will turn to the Russell 3000 long before the better-known indices when trying to take the temperature of the market.

For more news on the financial markets, go to Also, learn more about our independent proprietary equity research reports and our robust do-it-yourself Stock Valuation Analysis reports in our Research section.

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 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:


Emerging Growth

MGX Minerals Inc.

MGX Minerals is a diversified Canadian mining company listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange. MGX is engaged in the acquisition and development of industrial mineral deposits in western Canada that…

Private Markets


Our mission is to be the best place for people who care about music to create and discover thoughtfully curated playlists. In essence, 8tracks is a platform for online mixtapes.

Initial State

Initial State is an Internet of Things (IoT) data analytics & data management platform company. We turn sensor and event data into information that matters by making it easy to…