Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (PLKI) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for January 18

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Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc (PLKI) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 18, as the stock gained 0.33% to a closing price of $57.95. The stock saw 290,517 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,088 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 170,798 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc has a P/B ratio of 20.77. It also has a P/E ratio of 31.3. The stock has traded between $66.49 and $50.57 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $56.74, and its 200-day SMA $57.38.

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc develops, operates, and franchises quick-service restaurants under the trade names Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. Its business segments include franchise operations and company-operated restaurants.

Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc has 2,158 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Cheryl A. Bachelder.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for PLKI. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.


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