Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc (HMPR) Jumps 5.45% on January 28

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Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc (HMPR) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 28 as the stock popped 5.45% to $1.74, representing a gain of $0.09 per share. Some 18,940 shares traded hands on 111 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 85,569 shares out of a total float of 170.95 million. The stock opened at $1.62 and traded with an intraday range of $1.77 to $1.62.

After today's gains, Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc reached a market cap of $297.46 million. Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc has had a trading range between $2.54 and $1.58 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $1.83 and a 200-day SMA of $1.93.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 54.7.

Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc is a bank holding company, which through its wholly-owned subsidiaries engages in a general community and commercial banking business, targeting the banking needs of individuals and small to medium sized businesses.

Hampton Roads Bankshares Inc is based out of Virginia Beach, VA and has some 537 employees. Its CEO is Charles M. Johnston / W. Thomas Mears.

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

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