Nucor Corp. (NUE) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Nucor Corp. (NUE) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock gained 1.04% to a closing price of $38.87. The stock saw 5.75 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 31,555 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 2.25 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Nucor Corp. has a P/B ratio of 1.61. It also has a P/E ratio of 19.8. The stock has traded between $50.70 and $36.76 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $41.34, and its 200-day SMA $43.88.

Nucor Corp and its affiliates are manufacturer of steel and steel products. It also produces direct reduced iron for use in the Company's steel mills.

Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Nucor Corp. has 23,600 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO John J. Ferriola.

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