National Healthcare Corp. (NHC) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 27

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National Healthcare Corp. (NHC) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 27, as the stock lost 0.29% to a closing price of $61.10. The stock saw 36,932 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 481 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 24,401 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

National Healthcare Corp. has a P/B ratio of 1.58. It also has a P/E ratio of 19.8. The stock has traded between $69.40 and $57.16 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $63.37, and its 200-day SMA $62.49.

National Healthcare Corp is engaged in the operation of skilled nursing facilities with associated assisted living and independent living centers. It provides sub-acute and post-acute skilled nursing care, senior living and home health care services.

Headquartered in Murfreesboro, TN, National Healthcare Corp. has 13,050 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Robert G. Adams.

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