Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 05

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Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 05, as the stock lost 4.62% to a closing price of $47.71. The stock saw 5.39 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 39,752 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 2.43 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Level 3 Communications Inc. has a P/B ratio of 2.51. It also has a P/E ratio of 97. The stock has traded between $57.08 and $40.86 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $50.59, and its 200-day SMA $50.54.

Level 3 Communications Inc is a facilities based provider of a broad range of integrated communications services.

Headquartered in Broomfield, CO, Level 3 Communications Inc. has 13,500 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Jeffrey K. Storey.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Level 3 Communications Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for LVLT. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.


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