Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. (GIFI) Drops 6.31% on February 09

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Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. (GIFI) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday February 09 as the stock slid 6.31% to $8.61, a loss of $-0.58 per share. Starting at an opening price of $9.09 a share, the stock traded between $8.41 and $9.37 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 58,719 shares over 420 trades, against an average daily volume of 76,750 shares and a total float of 14.55 million.

The losses send Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. down to a market cap of $125.32 million. In the last year, Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. has traded between $18.03 and $7.80, and its 50-day SMA is currently $9.26 and 200-day SMA is $10.85.

Gulf Island Fabrication Inc is a fabricator of offshore drilling and production platforms and other specialized structures used in the development and production of offshore oil and gas reserves.

Gulf Island Fabrication Inc. is based out of Houston, LA and has some 1,360 employees. Its CEO is Kirk J. Meche.

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

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