Myriad Genetics Inc. (MYGN) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Myriad Genetics Inc. (MYGN) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.76% to a closing price of $42.99. The stock saw 1.77 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 7,922 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 741,865 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Myriad Genetics Inc. has a P/B ratio of 4.36. It also has a P/E ratio of 34.7. The stock has traded between $46.24 and $30.30 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $42.48, and its 200-day SMA $36.91.

Myriad Genetics Inc is a molecular diagnostic company. It develops and markets novel predictive medicine, personalized medicine and prognostic medicine tests. It also provides physicians with information to solve unmet medical needs.

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, Myriad Genetics Inc. has 2,038 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Mark Christopher Capone.

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