Aspen Technology Inc. (AZPN) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Wednesday January 13 as the stock slid 5.32% to $34.35, a loss of $-1.93 per share. Starting at an opening price of $35.50 a share, the stock traded between $33.96 and $37.04 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 1.05 million shares over 8,288 trades, against an average daily volume of 544,886 shares and a total float of 83.29 million.
The losses send Aspen Technology Inc. down to a market cap of $2.86 billion. In the last year, Aspen Technology Inc. has traded between $46.76 and $31.63, and its 50-day SMA is currently $40.38 and 200-day SMA is $41.43.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 24.8.
Aspen Technology Inc together with its subsidiaries is engaged in providing process optimization software solutions designed to manage and optimize plant and process design, operational performance, and supply chain planning.
Aspen Technology Inc. is based out of Bedford, MA and has some 1,372 employees. Its CEO is Antonio J. Pietri.
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