Pilgrims Pride Corp. (PPC) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for January 05

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Pilgrims Pride Corp. (PPC) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 05, as the stock gained 1.05% to a closing price of $22.11. The stock saw 3.39 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 19,335 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.77 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Pilgrims Pride Corp. has a P/B ratio of 4.55. It also has a P/E ratio of 7.6. The stock has traded between $37.17 and $17.39 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $20.75, and its 200-day SMA $22.29.

Pilgrims Pride Corp is engaged in processing, marketing and distribution of fresh, frozen and value-added chicken products to retailers, distributors and food service operators. It offers whole chickens, whole cut-up chickens and selected chicken parts.

Headquartered in Greeley, CO, Pilgrims Pride Corp. has 39,200 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO William W. Lovette.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Pilgrims Pride Corp., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for PPC. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.


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