Builders FirstSource Inc. (BLDR) Soars 7.47% on November 01

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Builders FirstSource Inc. (BLDR) had a good day on the market for Friday November 01 as shares jumped 7.47% to close at $24.30. About 2.78 million shares traded hands on 22,164 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 115.53 million. After opening the trading day at $23.50, shares of Builders FirstSource Inc. stayed within a range of $24.67 to $23.35.

With today's gains, Builders FirstSource Inc. now has a market cap of $2.81 billion. Shares of Builders FirstSource Inc. have been trading within a range of $23.50 and $10.15 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

Builders FirstSource Inc is a manufacturer and supplier of building materials. The company offers structural and related building products such as factory-built roof and floor trusses, wall panels and stairs, vinyl windows, custom millwork and trim, and engineered wood. The products can be designed for each home individually and are installed by Builders FirstSource. The company's construction-related services include professional installation, turn-key framing and shell construction. Builders FirstSource's customers range from large production builders to small custom homebuilders.

Builders FirstSource Inc. is based out of Dallas, TX and has some 15,000 employees. Its CEO is M. Chad Crow.

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Builders FirstSource Inc. is also 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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