Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX) Drops 14.42% on January 19

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Helix Energy Solutions Group (HLX) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 19 as the stock slid 14.42% to $3.18, a loss of $-0.535 per share. Starting at an opening price of $3.70 a share, the stock traded between $3.14 and $3.76 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 916,030 shares over 4,954 trades, against an average daily volume of 1.73 million shares and a total float of 106.14 million.

The losses send Helix Energy Solutions Group down to a market cap of $336.99 million. In the last year, Helix Energy Solutions Group has traded between $20.88 and $3.52, and its 50-day SMA is currently $5.48 and 200-day SMA is $9.53.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 11.2.

Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc is an offshore energy company that provides specialty services to the offshore energy industry, with a focus on well intervention and robotics operations.

Helix Energy Solutions Group is based out of Houston, TX and has some 1,800 employees. Its CEO is Owen E. Kratz.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Helix Energy Solutions Group, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for HLX. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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