FreightCar America Inc (RAIL) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 21 as the stock popped 5.26% to $17.82, representing a gain of $0.89 per share. Some 137,805 shares traded hands on 1,252 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 205,224 shares out of a total float of 12.33 million. The stock opened at $16.81 and traded with an intraday range of $18.15 to $16.81.
After today's gains, FreightCar America Inc reached a market cap of $219.69 million. FreightCar America Inc has had a trading range between $32.07 and $15.95 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $21.17 and a 200-day SMA of $21.66.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 8.3.
FreightCar America Inc is a manufacturer of aluminum-bodied railcars in North America. The Company specializes in production of coal cars.
FreightCar America Inc is based out of Chicago, IL and has some 1,381 employees. Its CEO is Joseph McNeely.
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