Encana Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (ECA)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Encana (NYSE: ECA) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 10.1 million shares changing hands. It is currently at 2.2 times its average daily volume and trading down $1.41 (-7.2%) at $18.06 as of 1:51 p.m. ET.

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Encana has a market cap of $14.34 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 1.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Encana Corporation and its subsidiaries engage in the exploration for, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids.

TheStreet Ratings rates Encana as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow and generally high debt management risk. You can view the full Encana Ratings Report.

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