GAIN Capital Holdings Inc (GCAP) Jumps 7.2% on December 23

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GAIN Capital Holdings Inc (GCAP) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday December 23 as the stock popped 7.2% to $7.74, representing a gain of $0.52 per share. Some 296,661 shares traded hands on 1,951 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 204,455 shares out of a total float of 49.01 million. The stock opened at $7.27 and traded with an intraday range of $7.94 to $7.24.

After today's gains, GAIN Capital Holdings Inc reached a market cap of $379.34 million. GAIN Capital Holdings Inc has had a trading range between $10.38 and $6.91 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $7.71 and a 200-day SMA of $8.46.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 12.9.

GAIN Capital Holdings Inc is engaged in providing trading services and solutions in over-the-counter, or OTC, and exchange-traded markets. It offers financial products, including foreign exchange, or forex, and precious metals.

GAIN Capital Holdings Inc is based out of Bedminster, NJ and has some 479 employees. Its CEO is Glenn Stevens.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of GAIN Capital Holdings Inc, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for GCAP. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

The Russell 2000 is one of the leading indices tracking small-cap companies in the United States. It's maintained by Russell Investments, an industry leader in creating and maintaining indices, and consists of the smallest 2000 stocks from the broader Russell 3000 index.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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