Potlatch Corp (PCH) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for January 27

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Potlatch Corp (PCH) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 27, as the stock gained 3.27% to a closing price of $27.20. The stock saw 390,737 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 3,929 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 258,083 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Potlatch Corp has a P/B ratio of 5.14. It also has a P/E ratio of 22.3. The stock has traded between $43.55 and $24.01 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $30.08, and its 200-day SMA $32.47.

Potlatch Corp operates as a real estate investment trust in Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Minnesota and Mississippi. The Company manufactures and markets lumber and plywood. Its business segments are Resource, Wood Products and Real Estate.

Headquartered in Spokane, WA, Potlatch Corp has 887 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Michael J. Covey.

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