Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for February 02

Equities Staff  |

Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG) experienced unusually high volume on Feb. 02, as the stock lost 7.83% to a closing price of $34.98. The stock saw 3.48 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 27,543 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.94 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Principal Financial Group Inc. has a P/B ratio of 1.07. It also has a P/E ratio of 9.2. The stock has traded between $58.02 and $35.22 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $44.22, and its 200-day SMA $49.06.

Principal Financial Group offers retirement services, insurance solutions and asset management services. It provides financial products and services through the financial services companies to businesses, individuals, and institutional clients.

Headquartered in Des Moines, IA, Principal Financial Group Inc. has 14,873 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Daniel J. Houston.

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