Regions Financial Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (RF)
Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) is trading at unusually high volume Tuesday with 72.9 million shares changing hands. It is currently at four times its average daily volume and trading down 56 cents (-7.8%).
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Regions Financial has a market cap of $10.08 billion and is part of the financial sector and banking industry. Shares are up 64.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Regions Financial Corporation operates as the holding company for Regions Bank that provides a range of commercial, retail, and mortgage banking services in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. TheStreet Ratings rates Regions Financial as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that we feel that the company's cash flow from its operations has been weak overall. You can view the full Regions Financial Ratings Report. See all heavy volume stocks in our stocks moving on unusual volume list or get investment ideas from our investment research center. FREE from Real Money's Jim Cramer: Winners and Losers Election 2012 - Steps to take NOW so you can profit no matter who is in charge! Free download now.