Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH) Plunges 5.51% on October 19

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Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH) had a rough trading day for Friday October 19 as shares tumbled 5.51%, or a loss of $-7.84 per share, to close at $134.56. After opening the day at $142.81, shares of Molina Healthcare Inc traded as high as $143.52 and as low as $134.29. Volume was 800,547 shares over 9,796 trades, against an average daily volume of 1.05 million shares and a total float of 61.76 million.

As a result of the decline, Molina Healthcare Inc now has a market cap of $8.31 billion. In the last year, shares of Molina Healthcare Inc have traded between a range of $154.06 and $62.08, and its 50-day SMA is currently $141.84 and 200-day SMA is $101.73.

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Molina Healthcare Inc is a healthcare company. It offers Medicaid-related solutions to meet the health care needs of low-income families and individuals. It also provides plans through health insurance exchanges.

Molina Healthcare Inc is based out of Long Beach, CA and has some 20,000 employees. Its CEO is Joseph M. Zubretsky.

Molina Healthcare Inc is a component of the Russell 2000. 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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