Myers Industries Inc. (MYE) Drops 5.11% on January 19

Equities Staff |

Myers Industries Inc. (MYE) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 19 as the stock slid 5.11% to $10.76, a loss of $-0.58 per share. Starting at an opening price of $11.36 a share, the stock traded between $10.76 and $11.68 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 47,905 shares over 495 trades, against an average daily volume of 106,201 shares and a total float of 30.14 million.

The losses send Myers Industries Inc. down to a market cap of $324.31 million. In the last year, Myers Industries Inc. has traded between $20.10 and $11.10, and its 50-day SMA is currently $14.13 and 200-day SMA is $15.31.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 49.3.

Myers Industries Inc manufactures a range of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. It also manufactures plastic reusable material handling containers and pallets.

Myers Industries Inc. is based out of Akron, OH and has some 3,241 employees. Its CEO is R. David Banyard.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Myers Industries Inc., check out’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for MYE. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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.

For more news on the financial markets, go to Also, learn more about our independent proprietary equity research reports and our robust do-it-yourself Stock Valuation Analysis reports in our Research section.

All data provided by QuoteMedia and was accurate as of 4:30PM ET.

DISCLOSURE: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and do not represent the views of Readers should not consider statements made by the author as formal recommendations and should consult their financial advisor before making any investment decisions. To read our full disclosure, please go to:


Emerging Growth

Blow & Drive Interlock Corp

Blow & Drive Interlock Corp manufactures, markets, leases, installs and monitors a Breath Alcohol Ignition Interlock Device mechanism on the steering column of an automobile and into which a driver…

Private Markets

California Green Tree Development

California Green Tree Development LLC (CGTD) is a for-profit LLC that plans on using California’s booming market of legal cannabis products for medical purposes. As an unprecedented resource, Cannabis has…

Santo Diablo Mezcal

Santo Diablo Mezcal has been created to capitalize on a boom sector of the beverage market currently full of many small unmemorable products by producing one sexy, household, easily recognizable…