DexCom Inc. (DXCM) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday February 16 as the stock popped 5.02% to $58.94, representing a gain of $2.82 per share. Some 645,887 shares traded hands on 5,845 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 936,690 shares out of a total float of 81.29 million. The stock opened at $56.83 and traded with an intraday range of $60.37 to $56.23.
After today's gains, DexCom Inc. reached a market cap of $4.79 billion. DexCom Inc. has had a trading range between $103.29 and $47.92 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $75.83 and a 200-day SMA of $80.85.
DexCom Inc designs, develops and commercializes continuous glucose monitoring systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes and for use by healthcare providers in the hospital for the treatment of both diabetic and non-diabetic patients.
DexCom Inc. is based out of San Diego, CA and has some 1,061 employees. Its CEO is Kevin R. Sayer.
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