Five Star Quality Care (FVE) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 17 as the stock popped 5.79% to $2.47, representing a gain of $0.135 per share. Some 95,097 shares traded hands on 521 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 195,816 shares out of a total float of 49.04 million. The stock opened at $2.34 and traded with an intraday range of $2.48 to $2.34.
After today's gains, Five Star Quality Care reached a market cap of $120.87 million. Five Star Quality Care has had a trading range between $5.07 and $2.00 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $2.89 and a 200-day SMA of $3.64.
Five Star Quality Care Inc a healthcare and senior living provider. It is engaged in operating senior living communities, including independent living or congregate care communities, assisted living communities and skilled nursing facilities.
Five Star Quality Care is based out of Newton, MA and has some 25,000 employees. Its CEO is Bruce J. Mackey.
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