WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for December 21

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WellCare Health Plans Inc. (WCG) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock gained 1.49% to a closing price of $81.85. The stock saw 766,091 shares trade hands over the course of the day on 4,713 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 428,211 shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.

WellCare Health Plans Inc. has a P/B ratio of 2.11. It also has a P/E ratio of 32.1. The stock has traded between $98.79 and $71.40 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $83.12, and its 200-day SMA $85.74.

WellCare Health Plans Inc provides managed care services to government-sponsored health care programs, focusing on Medicaid and Medicare services. The Company's business segments are Medicaid Health Plans, Medicare Health Plans and Medicare PDP.

Headquartered in Tampa, FL, WellCare Health Plans Inc. has 6,700 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Kenneth Burdick.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of WellCare Health Plans Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for WCG. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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