Mercury General Corp. (MCY) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Mercury General Corp. (MCY) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 0.72% to a closing price of $45.64. The stock saw 1.18 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 5,061 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 187,570 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Mercury General Corp. has a P/B ratio of 1.38. It also has a P/E ratio of 86.1. The stock has traded between $60.31 and $45.12 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $50.71, and its 200-day SMA $52.71.

Mercury General Corp and its subsidiaries are engaged in writing automobile insurance through 13 insurance subsidiaries in 13 states. It also writes homeowners, commercial automobile, commercial property, mechanical breakdown, and umbrella insurance.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, Mercury General Corp. has 4,400 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Gabriel Tirador.

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