Orion Marine Group (ORN) Jumps 6.23% on February 17

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Orion Marine Group (ORN) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 17 as the stock popped 6.23% to $3.75, representing a gain of $0.22 per share. Some 65,383 shares traded hands on 437 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 200,785 shares out of a total float of 27.28 million. The stock opened at $3.57 and traded with an intraday range of $3.78 to $3.53.

After today's gains, Orion Marine Group reached a market cap of $102.31 million. Orion Marine Group has had a trading range between $10.47 and $3.25 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $3.85 and a 200-day SMA of $5.80.

Orion Marine Group Inc is engaged in civil construction and project management business. It provides civil marine construction services to federal agencies, state and municipal governments and private commercial and industrial customers.

Orion Marine Group is based out of Houston, TX and has some 1,200 employees. Its CEO is Mark R. Stauffer.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Orion Marine Group, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for ORN. 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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