Navigant Consulting Inc. (NCI) Jumps 6.56% on January 05

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Navigant Consulting Inc. (NCI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday January 05 as the stock popped 6.56% to $16.74, representing a gain of $1.03 per share. Some 458,411 shares traded hands on 3,803 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 263,838 shares out of a total float of 47.58 million. The stock opened at $17.23 and traded with an intraday range of $17.23 to $16.22.

After today's gains, Navigant Consulting Inc. reached a market cap of $796.5 million. Navigant Consulting Inc. has had a trading range between $17.95 and $12.71 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $17.00 and a 200-day SMA of $15.48.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 13.

Navigant Consulting Inc is an independent professional services firm. It provides professional services to clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services sectors.

Navigant Consulting Inc. is based out of Chicago, IL and has some 3,559 employees. Its CEO is Julie M. Howard.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Navigant Consulting Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for NCI. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’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.

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