Parsley Energy Inc (PE) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 28 as the stock popped 7.96% to $18.85, representing a gain of $1.39 per share. Some 3.45 million shares traded hands on 28,735 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 2.79 million shares out of a total float of 155.86 million. The stock opened at $18.47 and traded with an intraday range of $19.37 to $18.41.
After today's gains, Parsley Energy Inc reached a market cap of $2.94 billion. Parsley Energy Inc has had a trading range between $20.33 and $13.29 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $18.06 and a 200-day SMA of $16.98.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 31.9.
Parsley Energy Inc is an independent oil & natural gas company. The Company is engaged in acquisition, development & exploitation of unconventional oil & natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin.
Parsley Energy Inc is based out of Austin, TX and has some 174 employees. Its CEO is Bryan Sheffield.
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