CHC Group Ltd (HELI) Jumps 8.55% on December 31

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CHC Group Ltd (HELI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday December 31 as the stock popped 8.55% to $6.35, representing a gain of $0.5 per share. Some 8,824 shares traded hands on 104 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 19,910 shares out of a total float of 2.72 million. The stock opened at $5.73 and traded with an intraday range of $6.56 to $5.65.

After today's gains, CHC Group Ltd reached a market cap of $17.25 million. CHC Group Ltd has had a trading range between $100.20 and $3.74 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $8.55 and a 200-day SMA of $23.31.

CHC Group Ltd is a commercial helicopter service provider to the offshore oil and gas industry. It is a commercial operator of heavy and medium helicopter based on its fleet of approximately 231 heavy and medium helicopters.

CHC Group Ltd is based out of Grand Cayman, and has some 4,400 employees. Its CEO is Karl Fessenden.

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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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