Iridium Communications Inc (IRDM) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday February 09 as the stock slid 5.03% to $6.42, a loss of $-0.34 per share. Starting at an opening price of $6.63 a share, the stock traded between $6.26 and $6.75 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 338,098 shares over 2,537 trades, against an average daily volume of 756,773 shares and a total float of 94.95 million.
The losses send Iridium Communications Inc down to a market cap of $609.57 million. In the last year, Iridium Communications Inc has traded between $11.36 and $5.85, and its 50-day SMA is currently $7.60 and 200-day SMA is $8.04.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 8.2.
Iridium Communications Inc offers voice and data communications services and products to businesses, U.S. and international government agencies and other customer. It provides mobile voice & data communications services via satellites.
Iridium Communications Inc is based out of McLean, VA and has some 233 employees. Its CEO is Matthew J. Desch.
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