Cabot Microelectronics Corp (CCMP) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 14 as the stock popped 5.07% to $41.00, representing a gain of $1.98 per share. Some 99,571 shares traded hands on 1,116 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 135,697 shares out of a total float of 24.46 million. The stock opened at $39.35 and traded with an intraday range of $41.16 to $39.06.
After today's gains, Cabot Microelectronics Corp reached a market cap of $1 billion. Cabot Microelectronics Corp has had a trading range between $53.37 and $37.84 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $42.48 and a 200-day SMA of $44.42.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 18.
Cabot Microelectronics Corp is the supplier of polishing slurries & a growing polishing pad supplier used in the manufacture of integrated circuit devices within the semiconductor industry, in a process called chemical mechanical planarization.
Cabot Microelectronics Corp is based out of Aurora, IL and has some 1,111 employees. Its CEO is David H. Li.
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