Navigators Group Inc. (NAVG) Drops 7.03% on February 11

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Navigators Group Inc. (NAVG) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Thursday February 11 as the stock slid 7.03% to $78.55, a loss of $-5.94 per share. Starting at an opening price of $81.00 a share, the stock traded between $74.74 and $81.05 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 62,508 shares over 873 trades, against an average daily volume of 43,323 shares and a total float of 14.42 million.

The losses send Navigators Group Inc. down to a market cap of $1.13 billion. In the last year, Navigators Group Inc. has traded between $89.14 and $70.88, and its 50-day SMA is currently $85.17 and 200-day SMA is $81.02.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 15.1.

Navigators Group is an international insurance holding company focused on specialty products within the overall property/casualty insurance market.

Navigators Group Inc. is based out of Stamford, CT and has some 651 employees. Its CEO is Stanley A. Galanski.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Navigators Group Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for NAVG. 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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