Providence Service Corp (PRSC) Drops 5.06% on January 19

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Providence Service Corp (PRSC) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 19 as the stock slid 5.06% to $43.14, a loss of $-2.3 per share. Starting at an opening price of $45.72 a share, the stock traded between $42.78 and $45.94 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 65,283 shares over 778 trades, against an average daily volume of 100,016 shares and a total float of 15.37 million.

The losses send Providence Service Corp down to a market cap of $663.21 million. In the last year, Providence Service Corp has traded between $56.92 and $36.40, and its 50-day SMA is currently $47.64 and 200-day SMA is $47.02.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 73.3.

Providence Service Corp provides and manages government sponsored non-emergency transportation services, human services, workforce development services and health assessment services.

Providence Service Corp is based out of Tucson, AZ and has some 13,700 employees. Its CEO is Michael C. Fidgeon / Jack Sawyer / James M. Lindstrom / Walter W. Cooper / Herman Schwarz.

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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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