Buyers Stepping In - Principal Financial
Published on Friday, 25 May 2012 11:38 Written by TradersHuddle Wire
New York, May 25th (TradersHuddle.com) - Unusual high volume detected on shares of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:PFG) early in the trading session. The pace in volume of Principal Financial points to a break above average, with buyers stepping in, as the stock is 1.41% higher.
Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:PFG) offers businesses, individuals and institutional clients a range of financial products and services. The Company offers retirement solutions, life and health insurance, wellness programs, and investment and banking products.
Principal Financial has already traded 0.871 times its 3-month average volume and has calculated support and resistance at $23.29 and $24.94 respectively. Traders like to use volume as their lie detector for price action movement through predefined trading ranges.
The overall market index S&P 500 is trading higher by 0.19% from its previous trading close, which means that Principal Financial stock is outperforming the overall market.