Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (The) (SMG) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for January 13

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Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (The) (SMG) experienced unusually high volume on Jan. 13, as the stock gained 0.96% to a closing price of $65.00. The stock saw 588,677 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 6,175 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 300,991 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (The) has a P/B ratio of 6.44. It also has a P/E ratio of 25.3. The stock has traded between $72.26 and $58.11 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $66.43, and its 200-day SMA $63.15.

Scotts Miracle Gro Co along with its subsidiaries is engaged in manufacturing, marketing and selling of dry, granular slow-release lawn fertilizers, combination lawn fertilizer and control products, and continuous release garden and indoor plant foods.

Headquartered in Marysville, OH, Scotts Miracle-Gro Co (The) has 7,900 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO James Hagedorn.

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