Quintiles Transnational Holdings (Q) Is Today's Pre-Market Mover With Heavy Volume Stock

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified Quintiles Transnational Holdings ( Q) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified Quintiles Transnational Holdings as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • Q has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $57.8 million.
  • Q traded 162,421 shares today in the pre-market hours as of 8:52 AM, representing 18.3% of its average daily volume.

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More details on Q:

Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc., through its subsidiary, Quintiles Transnational Corp., provides biopharmaceutical development services and commercial outsourcing services in the Americas, Europe, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. Q has a PE ratio of 24. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Quintiles Transnational Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

The average volume for Quintiles Transnational Holdings has been 602,800 shares per day over the past 30 days. Quintiles Transnational has a market cap of $8.0 billion and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 9.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

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