La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for January 18

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La Quinta Holdings Inc (LQ) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 18, as the stock gained 1.06% to a closing price of $11.39. The stock saw 2.4 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 12,181 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.47 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

La Quinta Holdings Inc has a P/B ratio of 1.81. It also has a P/E ratio of 94.9. The stock has traded between $24.94 and $10.93 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $14.05, and its 200-day SMA $19.34.

La Quinta Holdings Inc is an owner, operator & franchisor of select-service hotels primarily serving the midscale & upper-midscale segments. Its portfolio includes approximately 867 hotels in the U.S. states, as well as in Canada and Mexico.

Headquartered in Irving, TX, La Quinta Holdings Inc has 7,719 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Keith A. Cline.

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