Hibbett Sports Inc. (HIBB) Jumps 5.95% on February 16

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Hibbett Sports Inc. (HIBB) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday February 16 as the stock popped 5.95% to $32.74, representing a gain of $1.84 per share. Some 433,177 shares traded hands on 4,105 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 606,612 shares out of a total float of 22.79 million. The stock opened at $31.32 and traded with an intraday range of $32.98 to $31.29.

After today's gains, Hibbett Sports Inc. reached a market cap of $746.02 million. Hibbett Sports Inc. has had a trading range between $55.74 and $27.58 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $30.85 and a 200-day SMA of $38.51.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 10.5.

Hibbett Sports Inc is an operator of sporting goods retail stores in small to mid-sized markets mainly in the Southeast, Southwest, Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest.

Hibbett Sports Inc. is based out of Birmingham, AL and has some 8,700 employees. Its CEO is Jeffry O. Rosenthal.

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The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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