Among the biggest risers on the S&P 500 on Wednesday September 13 was Apache Corporation ($APA), popping some 4.49% to a price of $42.34 a share with
some 4.4 million shares trading hands.
Starting the day trading at $40.73, Apache Corporation reached an intraday high of $42.37 and hit intraday lows of $40.67. Shares gained $1.82 apiece by day’s end. Over the last 90
days, the stock’s average daily volume has been 3.73 million of its 380.93 million share total float. Today’s action puts the stock’s 50-day SMA at $44.00 and 200-day
SMA at $51.81 with a 52-week range of $38.14 to $69.00.
Apache Corp is engaged in the oil & gas sector. As an independent energy company, its activities include exploration, development and production of natural gas, crude oil and natural gas liquids.
Apache Corporation has its corporate headquarters located in Houston, TX and employs 3,727 people. Its market cap has now risen to $16.13 billion after today’s trading, its P/E
ratio is now 0, its P/S 2.66, P/B 2.34, and P/FCF 107.9.
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