ABIOMED Inc. (ABMD) Drops 5.75% on January 04

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ABIOMED Inc. (ABMD) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday January 04 as the stock slid 5.75% to $85.09, a loss of $-5.19 per share. Starting at an opening price of $88.80 a share, the stock traded between $84.80 and $89.42 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 506,583 shares over 5,011 trades, against an average daily volume of 646,214 shares and a total float of 42.42 million.

The losses send ABIOMED Inc. down to a market cap of $3.61 billion. In the last year, ABIOMED Inc. has traded between $110.68 and $35.75, and its 50-day SMA is currently $83.97 and 200-day SMA is $79.33.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 30.4.

Abiomed Inc is engaged in providing mechanical circulatory support devices and it offers a continuum of care in heart recovery to heart failure patients.

ABIOMED Inc. is based out of Danvers, MA and has some 589 employees. Its CEO is Michael R. Minogue.

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