NanoString Technologies Inc. (NSTG) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 05 as the stock slid 5.63% to $12.90, a loss of $-0.77 per share. Starting at an opening price of $13.75 a share, the stock traded between $12.77 and $13.75 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 94,583 shares over 871 trades, against an average daily volume of 116,119 shares and a total float of 19.51 million.
The losses send NanoString Technologies Inc. down to a market cap of $251.64 million. In the last year, NanoString Technologies Inc. has traded between $19.81 and $9.95, and its 50-day SMA is currently $14.47 and 200-day SMA is $14.43.
NanoString Technologies Inc develops, manufactures and sells products that unlock scientifically valuable and clinically actionable genomic information from minute amounts of tissue.
NanoString Technologies Inc. is based out of Seattle, WA and has some 276 employees. Its CEO is R. Bradley Gray.
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