Shoe Carnival Inc. (SCVL) traded on unusually high volume on May. 12, as the stock
lost 5.08% to close at $21.68. On the day, Shoe Carnival Inc. saw 224,284 shares trade hands on 2,107 trades.
Considering that the stock averages only a daily volume of 133,447 shares a day over the last month, this represents a pretty significant bump in volume over the norm.
Generally speaking, when a stock experiences a sudden spike in trading volume, it may be seen as a bullish signal for investors. An increase in volume means more market awareness for the
company, potentially setting up a more meaningful move in stock price. The added volume also provides a level of support and stability for price advances.
The stock has traded between $31.79 and $21.16 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $24.76, and its 200-day SMA $26.19. Shoe Carnival Inc.
has a P/B ratio of 1.19. It also has a P/E ratio of 18.6.
Shoe Carnival Inc is a family footwear retailer. It offers customers an assortment of moderately priced dress, casual and athletic footwear for men, women and children.
Headquartered in Evansville, IN, Shoe Carnival Inc. has 5,100 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Clifton E. Sifford.
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