Griffon Corp. (GFF) Jumps 6.3% on January 22

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Griffon Corp. (GFF) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday January 22 as the stock popped 6.3% to $16.14, representing a gain of $0.956 per share. Some 456,988 shares traded hands on 1,518 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 185,798 shares out of a total float of 48.16 million. The stock opened at $15.38 and traded with an intraday range of $16.14 to $15.33.

After today's gains, Griffon Corp. reached a market cap of $777.1 million. Griffon Corp. has had a trading range between $19.24 and $13.33 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $17.30 and a 200-day SMA of $16.69.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 20.8.

Griffon Corp manufactures and markets residential, commercial and industrial garage doors to professional installing dealers and home center retail chains. It also provides non-powered landscaping products for homeowners and professionals.

Griffon Corp. is based out of New York, NY and has some 6,000 employees. Its CEO is Ronald J. Kramer.

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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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