iStar Inc (STAR) Jumps 7.97% on February 17

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iStar Inc (STAR) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 17 as the stock popped 7.97% to $8.94, representing a gain of $0.66 per share. Some 1.01 million shares traded hands on 5,811 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 1.01 million shares out of a total float of 84.8 million. The stock opened at $8.33 and traded with an intraday range of $9.06 to $8.33.

After today's gains, iStar Inc reached a market cap of $758.15 million. iStar Inc has had a trading range between $14.77 and $7.59 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $10.76 and a 200-day SMA of $12.56.

iStar Inc is structured as a real estate investment trust. The Company finances, invests in and develops real estate and real estate related projects as part of its fully-integrated investment platform.

iStar Inc is based out of New York, NY and has some 182 employees. Its CEO is Jay Sugarman.

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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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