Cloud Peak Energy Inc (CLD) Drops 11.61% on January 13

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Cloud Peak Energy Inc (CLD) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Wednesday January 13 as the stock slid 11.61% to $1.49, a loss of $-0.195 per share. Starting at an opening price of $1.70 a share, the stock traded between $1.47 and $1.76 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 1.35 million shares over 3,236 trades, against an average daily volume of 1.61 million shares and a total float of 61.17 million.

The losses send Cloud Peak Energy Inc down to a market cap of $90.84 million. In the last year, Cloud Peak Energy Inc has traded between $8.69 and $1.61, and its 50-day SMA is currently $2.60 and 200-day SMA is $3.91.

Cloud Peak Energy Inc is engaged in the production of coal in the U.S. and in the Powder River Basin.

Cloud Peak Energy Inc is based out of Gillette, WY and has some 1,600 employees. Its CEO is Colin Marshall.

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