Neuralstem Inc (CUR) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday February 19 as the stock popped 19.12% to $1.01, representing a gain of $0.1621 per share. Some 611,942 shares traded hands on 936 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 311,720 shares out of a total float of 91.79 million. The stock opened at $0.85 and traded with an intraday range of $1.04 to $0.85.
After today's gains, Neuralstem Inc reached a market cap of $92.71 million. Neuralstem Inc has had a trading range between $3.92 and $0.52 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $0.91 and a 200-day SMA of $1.37.
Neuralstem Inc is a biotechnology company. It is engaged in the development and commercialization of treatments for central nervous system disease based on transplanting human neural stem cells and the use of small molecule drugs.
Neuralstem Inc is based out of Germantown, MD and has some 31 employees. Its CEO is I. Richard Garr.
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