Brookdale Senior Living (BKD) Moving On Heavy Volume In The Pre-Market Hours

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified Brookdale Senior Living ( BKD) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified Brookdale Senior Living as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • BKD has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $36.7 million.
  • BKD traded 229,475 shares today in the pre-market hours as of 8:51 AM, representing 21.3% of its average daily volume.

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More details on BKD:

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. owns and operates senior living communities in the United States. It operates in six segments: Retirement Centers, Assisted Living, Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs) Rental, CCRCs Entry Fee, Brookdale Ancillary Services, and Management Services. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Brookdale Senior Living a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

The average volume for Brookdale Senior Living has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Brookdale Senior Living has a market cap of $6.0 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. The stock has a beta of 2.22 and a short float of 12% with 3.47 days to cover. Shares are up 27.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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