Blue Nile Inc (NILE) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday February 16 as the stock popped 6.72% to $26.52, representing a gain of $1.67 per share. Some 110,206 shares traded hands on 1,298 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 119,005 shares out of a total float of 11.53 million. The stock opened at $25.09 and traded with an intraday range of $26.55 to $24.89.
After today's gains, Blue Nile Inc reached a market cap of $305.86 million. Blue Nile Inc has had a trading range between $39.00 and $22.33 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $34.49 and a 200-day SMA of $32.62.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 27.3.
Blue Nile Inc is an online retailer of high-quality diamonds and fine jewelry such as engagement and non-engagement products. It offers its products for sale through its website in over 40 countries and territories throughout the world.
Blue Nile Inc is based out of Seattle, WA and has some 301 employees. Its CEO is Harvey S. Kanter.
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