Forestar Group (FOR) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Friday January 15 as the stock slid 5.59% to $8.78, a loss of $-0.52 per share. Starting at an opening price of $9.01 a share, the stock traded between $8.60 and $9.06 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 190,991 shares over 1,296 trades, against an average daily volume of 283,330 shares and a total float of 33.62 million.
The losses send Forestar Group down to a market cap of $295.15 million. In the last year, Forestar Group has traded between $16.35 and $8.82, and its 50-day SMA is currently $11.97 and 200-day SMA is $13.28.
Forestar Group Inc is a real estate and oil and gas company. The Company owns 113,000 acres of real estate including about 102,000 acres with timber. It also has 960,000 net acres of oil and gas mineral interests in the continental U.S.
Forestar Group is based out of Austin, TX and has some 150 employees. Its CEO is Phillip J. Weber.
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