SM Energy Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (SM)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- SM Energy (NYSE: SM) is trading at unusually high volume Wednesday with 2.2 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down $2.35 (-3.9%) at $58.65 as of 2:55 p.m. ET.

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SM Energy has a market cap of $4.06 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 16.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

SM Energy Company, an independent energy company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in North America.

TheStreet Ratings rates SM Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full SM Energy Ratings Report.

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