Provident Financial Services Inc (PFS) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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Provident Financial Services Inc (PFS) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 2.03% to a closing price of $19.76. The stock saw 569,280 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 1,734 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 221,101 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Provident Financial Services Inc has a P/B ratio of 1.1. It also has a P/E ratio of 14.7. The stock has traded between $21.20 and $16.86 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $20.41, and its 200-day SMA $19.01.

Provident Financial Services Inc is a bank holding company. The Company through its subsidiary provides banking services to individual and business customers through branch offices in New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania.

Headquartered in Jersey City, NJ, Provident Financial Services Inc has 1,021 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Christopher Martin.

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