LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (LPLA) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 12

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LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (LPLA) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 12, as the stock lost 34.72% to a closing price of $16.49. The stock saw 9.72 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 48,592 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.25 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

LPL Financial Holdings Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.66. It also has a P/E ratio of 12.9. The stock has traded between $48.18 and $24.87 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $37.75, and its 200-day SMA $41.43.

LPL Financial Holdings Inc along with its subsidiaries provides brokerage and investment advisory services to independent and institutional financial advisors.

Headquartered in Boston, MA, LPL Financial Holdings Inc. has 3,384 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Mark Casady.

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