OFG Bancorp (OFG) Jumps 10.28% on December 25

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OFG Bancorp (OFG) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday December 25 as the stock popped 10.28% to $8.26, representing a gain of $0.77 per share. Some 644,321 shares traded hands on 4,158 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 794,386 shares out of a total float of 43.87 million. The stock opened at $7.60 and traded with an intraday range of $8.57 to $7.59.

After today's gains, OFG Bancorp reached a market cap of $362.35 million. OFG Bancorp has had a trading range between $17.83 and $6.30 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $8.53 and a 200-day SMA of $10.84.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 82.6.

OFG Bancorp through its subsidiaries provides commercial, consumer & mortgage lending, leasing, auto loans, financial planning, insurance sales, money management & investment banking, brokerage services; & corporate & individual trust services.

OFG Bancorp is based out of San Juan, and has some 1,567 employees. Its CEO is Jose Rafael Fernandez.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of OFG Bancorp, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for OFG. 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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