National Presto Industries Inc. (NPK) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 13

Equities Staff  |

National Presto Industries Inc. (NPK) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 13, as the stock lost 2.38% to a closing price of $75.10. The stock saw 61,166 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 695 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 32,149 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

National Presto Industries Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.61. It also has a P/E ratio of 14.1. The stock has traded between $94.18 and $56.04 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $84.72, and its 200-day SMA $78.65.

National Presto Industries Inc is engaged in manufacturing defense products including 40mm ammunition, precision mechanical & electro-mechanical assemblies & medium caliber cartridge cases. It also manufactures housewares appliance & absorbent products.

Headquartered in Eau Claire, WI, National Presto Industries Inc. has 1,043 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Maryjo Cohen.

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