Green Plains Inc. (GPRE) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday January 29 as the stock popped 5.56% to $18.79, representing a gain of $0.99 per share. Some 434,060 shares traded hands on 4,877 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 780,620 shares out of a total float of 37.89 million. The stock opened at $17.94 and traded with an intraday range of $18.91 to $17.55.
After today's gains, Green Plains Inc. reached a market cap of $711.95 million. Green Plains Inc. has had a trading range between $34.05 and $15.15 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $20.41 and a 200-day SMA of $23.63.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 13.1.
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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