Marten Transport Ltd. (MRTN) Soars 1.25% on January 12

Equities Staff  |

Marten Transport Ltd. (MRTN) had a good day on the market for Tuesday January 12 as shares jumped 1.25% to close at $17.76. About 277,911 shares traded hands on 2,753 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 82.68 million. After opening the trading day at $17.54, shares of Marten Transport Ltd. stayed within a range of $17.80 to $17.42.

With today's gains, Marten Transport Ltd. now has a market cap of $1.47 billion. Shares of Marten Transport Ltd. have been trading within a range of $20.13 and $10.68 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

Marten Transport Ltd is a temperature-sensitive truckload carrier in the United States. It is engaged in transporting and distributing food and other consumer packaged goods which requires a temperature-controlled or insulated environment. The company operates through four segments including Truckload, Dedicated, Intermodal, and Brokerage.

Marten Transport Ltd. is based out of Mondovi, WI and has some 4,087 employees. Its CEO is Randolph L. Marten.

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Marten Transport Ltd. is also a component of the Russell 2000. 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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