Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc (LPI) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for February 17

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Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc (LPI) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 17, as the stock gained 7.2% to a closing price of $5.14. The stock saw 6.73 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 34,385 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 3.85 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc has a P/B ratio of 1.01. The stock has traded between $16.18 and $4.74 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $7.47, and its 200-day SMA $10.62.

Laredo Petroleum Inc, together with its subsidiaries, is an independent energy company focused on the exploration, development and acquisition of oil and natural gas properties mainly in the Permian Basin in West Texas.

Headquartered in Tulsa, OK, Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc has 420 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO .

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