Peoples Financial Services Corp (PFIS) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for January 18

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Peoples Financial Services Corp (PFIS) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 18, as the stock lost 3.21% to a closing price of $33.22. The stock saw 18,738 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 163 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 11,407 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Peoples Financial Services Corp has a P/B ratio of 0.98. It also has a P/E ratio of 13.7. The stock has traded between $47.35 and $33.01 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $38.55, and its 200-day SMA $38.28.

Peoples Financial Services Corporation through its subsidiaries provide commercial and retail banking services. The Company provides retail and commercial lending products to consumers and small and medium-sized businesses in its market areas.

Headquartered in Scranton, PA, Peoples Financial Services Corp has 354 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Craig W. Best.

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