Liberty Tax Inc (TAX) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday February 01 as the stock slid 5.82% to $20.20, a loss of $-1.2476 per share. Starting at an opening price of $21.25 a share, the stock traded between $20.20 and $21.25 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 10,261 shares over 174 trades, against an average daily volume of 29,076 shares and a total float of 12.77 million.
The losses send Liberty Tax Inc down to a market cap of $258.03 million. In the last year, Liberty Tax Inc has traded between $37.03 and $17.04, and its 50-day SMA is currently $21.52 and 200-day SMA is $23.16.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 25.9.
Liberty Tax Inc is engaged in providing retail federal and state income tax preparation services and related tax settlement products in the United States and Canada.
Liberty Tax Inc is based out of Virginia Beach, VA and has some 1,026 employees. Its CEO is John T. Hewitt.
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