SM Energy Co. (SM) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for December 21

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SM Energy Co. (SM) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.74% to a closing price of $19.74. The stock saw 4.42 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 28,571 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 2.21 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

SM Energy Co. has a P/B ratio of 0.61. It also has a P/E ratio of 6. The stock has traded between $60.28 and $18.21 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $31.45, and its 200-day SMA $41.12.

SM Energy Company is an energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil, gas, and NGLs in onshore North America.

Headquartered in Denver, CO, SM Energy Co. has 896 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Javan D. Ottoson.

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