C&J Energy Services Ltd (CJES) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday February 16 as the stock popped 17.63% to $2.24, representing a gain of $0.335 per share. Some 1.37 million shares traded hands on 5,104 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 2.11 million shares out of a total float of 120.34 million. The stock opened at $2.01 and traded with an intraday range of $2.26 to $1.93.
After today's gains, C&J Energy Services Ltd reached a market cap of $268.97 million. C&J Energy Services Ltd has had a trading range between $18.45 and $1.50 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $3.57 and a 200-day SMA of $7.55.
C&J Energy Services Ltd is a completion and production services company for oil & gas industry. The Company is engaged in providing well construction, well completions and well services to the oil and gas industry.
C&J Energy Services Ltd is based out of Houston, TX and has some 3,490 employees. Its CEO is Joshua E. Comstock.
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