Devon Energy Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (DVN)

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NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Devon Energy (NYSE: DVN) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 6.7 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down $1.28 (-2.3%) at $55.36 as of 3:21 p.m. ET.

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Devon Energy has a market cap of $23.24 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 8.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Devon Energy Corporation, an independent energy company, engages primarily in exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs).

TheStreet Ratings rates Devon Energy as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have evaluated. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Devon Energy Ratings Report.

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