Ignite Restaurant Group Inc. (IRG) Jumps 15.56% on January 29

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Ignite Restaurant Group Inc. (IRG) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday January 29 as the stock popped 15.56% to $4.01, representing a gain of $0.54 per share. Some 45,358 shares traded hands on 202 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 27,327 shares out of a total float of 26.14 million. The stock opened at $3.45 and traded with an intraday range of $4.25 to $3.45.

After today's gains, Ignite Restaurant Group Inc. reached a market cap of $104.83 million. Ignite Restaurant Group Inc. has had a trading range between $7.93 and $3.25 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $3.87 and a 200-day SMA of $4.43.

Ignite Restaurant Group Inc is a diversified restaurant company that operates a portfolio of three restaurant brands, Joe's Crab Shack (Joe's), Brick House Tavern + Tap (Brick House) and Romano's Macaroni Grill.

Ignite Restaurant Group Inc. is based out of Houston, TX and has some 18,600 employees. Its CEO is Robert S. Merritt.

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

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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