ITT Educational Services Inc. (ESI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday February 16 as the stock popped 5.34% to $2.76, representing a gain of $0.14 per share. Some 95,224 shares traded hands on 320 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 288,711 shares out of a total float of 23.67 million. The stock opened at $2.68 and traded with an intraday range of $2.83 to $2.63.
After today's gains, ITT Educational Services Inc. reached a market cap of $65.34 million. ITT Educational Services Inc. has had a trading range between $8.58 and $1.93 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $3.12 and a 200-day SMA of $3.52.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 2.2.
ITT Educational Services Inc offers postsecondary degree programs in the United States. It offers associate, bachelor and master degree programs.
ITT Educational Services Inc. is based out of Carmel, IN and has some 8,900 employees. Its CEO is .
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