Park Sterling Corp (PSTB) Drops 5.74% on February 01

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Park Sterling Corp (PSTB) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Monday February 01 as the stock slid 5.74% to $6.90, a loss of $-0.42 per share. Starting at an opening price of $7.23 a share, the stock traded between $6.70 and $7.23 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 112,457 shares over 830 trades, against an average daily volume of 90,713 shares and a total float of 44.86 million.

The losses send Park Sterling Corp down to a market cap of $309.54 million. In the last year, Park Sterling Corp has traded between $8.20 and $6.49, and its 50-day SMA is currently $7.40 and 200-day SMA is $7.11.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 18.3.

Park Sterling Corp is a bank holding company. The Company through its subsidiary provides banking products, including personal, business and non-profit checking accounts, IOLTA accounts, individual retirement, & business & personal money market accounts.

Park Sterling Corp is based out of Charlotte, NC and has some 514 employees. Its CEO is James Cherry.

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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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