Avianca Holdings SA (NYSE:AVH) shares saw an uptick in trading volume on Tuesday . 272,340 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 60% from the previous session’s volume of 170,074 shares.The stock last traded at $6.19 and had previously closed at $6.20.

Several brokerages have commented on AVH. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Avianca Holdings SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 14th. Bank of America Corp. raised shares of Avianca Holdings SA from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, July 11th. Finally, Standpoint Research reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Avianca Holdings SA in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th.

The company’s market capitalization is $808.80 million. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $6.24 and a 200-day moving average price of $5.50.

Avianca Holdings SA is a Panama-based company engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the provision of air transportation services for passengers and commercial purposes. The Company was originally established as a strategic alliance between Aerovias del Continente Americano SA (AVIANCA) and Grupo TACA Holdings Limited (GTH), and it mainly operates in North, Central and South America, the Caribbean and Europe.

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