Carriage Services Inc. (CSV) Soars 5.3% on February 16

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Carriage Services Inc. (CSV) had a good day on the market for Friday February 16 as shares jumped 5.3% to close at $27.64. About 211,212 shares traded hands on 2,150 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of 108,159 shares out of a total float of 16.09 million. After opening the trading day at $26.49, shares of Carriage Services Inc. stayed within a range of $27.90 to $26.48.

With today's gains, Carriage Services Inc. now has a market cap of $444.61 million.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 26. Shares of Carriage Services Inc. have been trading within a range of $28.96 and $23.15 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $26.17 and a 200-day SMA of $25.58.

Carriage Services Inc is a provider of death care services and merchandise in the United States. It operates Funeral Home Operations and Cemetery Operations. It provides funeral services and sell related merchandise, such as caskets and urns.

Carriage Services Inc. is based out of Houston, TX and has some 2,509 employees. Its CEO is Melvin C. Payne.

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Carriage Services 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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