Key Energy Svcs (KEG) Jumps 12% on January 21

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Key Energy Svcs (KEG) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 21 as the stock popped 12% to $0.34, representing a gain of $0.036 per share. Some 923,862 shares traded hands on 1,691 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 2.16 million shares out of a total float of 157.57 million. The stock opened at $0.33 and traded with an intraday range of $0.35 to $0.31.

After today's gains, Key Energy Svcs reached a market cap of $52.94 million. Key Energy Svcs has had a trading range between $2.79 and $0.20 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $0.47 and a 200-day SMA of $1.14.

Key Energy Services Inc is an onshore, rig-based well servicing contractor. The Company provides well services to oil companies, foreign national oil companies and independent oil and natural gas production companies.

Key Energy Svcs is based out of Houston, TX and has some 8,100 employees. Its CEO is Richard J. Alario.

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

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