Newpark Resources Inc. (NR) Drops 6.46% on February 15

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Newpark Resources Inc. (NR) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday February 15 as the stock slid 6.46% to $3.62, a loss of $-0.25 per share. Starting at an opening price of $3.74 a share, the stock traded between $3.46 and $3.75 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 2.31 million shares over 9,980 trades, against an average daily volume of 895,030 shares and a total float of 84.15 million.

The losses send Newpark Resources Inc. down to a market cap of $304.62 million. In the last year, Newpark Resources Inc. has traded between $10.85 and $3.46, and its 50-day SMA is currently $4.91 and 200-day SMA is $6.60.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 24.2.

Newpark Resources Inc is a diversified oil and gas supplier providing products and servicesto the oil and gases exploration industry serving customers in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific regions.

Newpark Resources Inc. is based out of The Woodlands, TX and has some 2,478 employees. Its CEO is Paul L. Howes.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Newpark Resources Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for NR. 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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