Acorda Therapeutics Inc. (ACOR) Jumps 5.63% on February 10

Equities Staff |

Acorda Therapeutics Inc. (ACOR) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 10 as the stock popped 5.63% to $37.34, representing a gain of $1.99 per share. Some 731,632 shares traded hands on 6,662 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 722,228 shares out of a total float of 43.16 million. The stock opened at $35.66 and traded with an intraday range of $37.65 to $35.37.

After today's gains, Acorda Therapeutics Inc. reached a market cap of $1.61 billion. Acorda Therapeutics Inc. has had a trading range between $43.63 and $25.50 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $39.11 and a 200-day SMA of $34.27.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 707.

Acorda Therapeutics Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. It is engaged in the identification, development & commercialization of novel therapies for the treatment of neurological disorders.

Acorda Therapeutics Inc. is based out of Ardsley, NY and has some 489 employees. Its CEO is Ron Cohen.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Acorda Therapeutics Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for ACOR. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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.

For more news on the financial markets, go to Equities.com. Also, learn more about our independent proprietary equity research reports and our robust do-it-yourself Stock Valuation Analysis reports in our Research section.

All data provided by QuoteMedia and was accurate as of 4:30PM ET.

DISCLOSURE: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and do not represent the views of equities.com. Readers should not consider statements made by the author as formal recommendations and should consult their financial advisor before making any investment decisions. To read our full disclosure, please go to: http://www.equities.com/disclaimer

Comments

Emerging Growth

Lomiko Metals Inc.

Lomiko Metals Inc is an exploration stage company. It is engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of resource properties. Its projects include Vines Lake project and Quatre - Milles…

Private Markets

GoCoin

Blockchain currencies (e.g. Bitcoin) provide a new disruptive way to transfer value between parties over the internet as opposed to going through banks. GoCoin provides online merchants with a suite…

Wealthfront

Wealthfront is an automated investment service that serves as an alternative to traditional financial advisory services. The company manages a diversified, continually rebalanced portfolio of index funds on their clients’…