Heartware International Inc (HTWR) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 12 as the stock slid 33.89% to $27.00, a loss of $-13.84 per share. Starting at an opening price of $34.39 a share, the stock traded between $25.02 and $34.95 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 5.94 million shares over 39,126 trades, against an average daily volume of 556,885 shares and a total float of 17.32 million.
The losses send Heartware International Inc down to a market cap of $467.51 million. In the last year, Heartware International Inc has traded between $95.59 and $34.70, and its 50-day SMA is currently $47.13 and 200-day SMA is $66.59.
Heartware International Inc is a medical device company. It develops and manufactures small implantable heart pumps, or ventricular assist devices, for the treatment of heart failure.
Heartware International Inc is based out of Framingham, MA and has some 585 employees. Its CEO is Douglas Godshall.
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