Green Plains Inc. (GPRE) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Wednesday January 06 as the stock slid 7.96% to $20.57, a loss of $-1.78 per share. Starting at an opening price of $21.75 a share, the stock traded between $20.52 and $22.06 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 526,117 shares over 6,372 trades, against an average daily volume of 789,935 shares and a total float of 37.89 million.
The losses send Green Plains Inc. down to a market cap of $779.39 million. In the last year, Green Plains Inc. has traded between $34.05 and $17.13, and its 50-day SMA is currently $21.35 and 200-day SMA is $24.47.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 16.9.
Green Plains Inc is a producer, marketer and distributor of ethanol. The Company has four separate operating segments: Ethanol Production; Corn Oil Production; Agribusiness and Marketing and Distribution.
Green Plains Inc. is based out of Omaha, NE and has some 840 employees. Its CEO is Todd A. Becker.
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