Panhandle Oil & Gas Inc (PHX) Jumps 6.16% on December 31

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Panhandle Oil & Gas Inc (PHX) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday December 31 as the stock popped 6.16% to $16.37, representing a gain of $0.95 per share. Some 48,178 shares traded hands on 344 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 64,162 shares out of a total float of 16.56 million. The stock opened at $15.34 and traded with an intraday range of $16.63 to $15.34.

After today's gains, Panhandle Oil & Gas Inc reached a market cap of $271.09 million. Panhandle Oil & Gas Inc has had a trading range between $25.20 and $13.18 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $17.45 and a 200-day SMA of $18.87.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 27.5.

Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc is engaged in the acquisition, management and development of oil and natural gas properties, including wells located on the its mineral and leasehold acreage.

Panhandle Oil & Gas Inc is based out of Oklahoma, OK and has some 21 employees. Its CEO is Michael C. Coffman.

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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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