Ferroglobe PLC (GSM) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday December 28 as the stock slid 9.16% to $11.50, a loss of $-1.16 per share. Starting at an opening price of $12.49 a share, the stock traded between $11.00 and $12.69 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 1.03 million shares over 6,703 trades, against an average daily volume of 472,594 shares and a total float of 73.76 million.
The losses send Ferroglobe PLC down to a market cap of $848.24 million. In the last year, Ferroglobe PLC has traded between $21.99 and $8.88, and its 50-day SMA is currently $10.95 and 200-day SMA is $15.44.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 32.7.
Globe Specialty Metals Inc produces silicon metal and silicon-based alloys. The Company's business segments include GMI, Globe Metais, Globe Metales, Solsil and Corporate.
Ferroglobe PLC is based out of Miami, FL and has some 1,684 employees. Its CEO is Alan Kestenbaum.
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