Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (ESPR) Drops 8.85% on January 25

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Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (ESPR) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday January 25 as the stock slid 8.85% to $17.13, a loss of $-1.663 per share. Starting at an opening price of $18.16 a share, the stock traded between $17.05 and $19.44 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 574,813 shares over 4,470 trades, against an average daily volume of 920,544 shares and a total float of 22.52 million.

The losses send Esperion Therapeutics Inc. down to a market cap of $385.68 million. In the last year, Esperion Therapeutics Inc. has traded between $120.96 and $12.61, and its 50-day SMA is currently $23.31 and 200-day SMA is $57.67.

Esperion Therapeutics Inc is engaged in the research, development and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of patients with elevated levels of elevated levels of LDL-C.

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. is based out of Ann Arbor, MI and has some 21 employees. Its CEO is Timothy M. Mayleben.

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