Quantum Corp. (QTM) Jumps 16.76% on December 21

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Quantum Corp. (QTM) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Monday December 21 as the stock popped 16.76% to $0.82, representing a gain of $0.1171 per share. Some 9.79 million shares traded hands on 10,123 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 1.89 million shares out of a total float of 263.92 million. The stock opened at $0.69 and traded with an intraday range of $0.87 to $0.69.

After today's gains, Quantum Corp. reached a market cap of $215.28 million. Quantum Corp. has had a trading range between $2.22 and $0.66 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $0.87 and a 200-day SMA of $1.35.

Quantum Corp provides storage, archive and data protection solutions for capturing, sharing, and preserving digital assets over the entire data lifecycle.

Quantum Corp. is based out of San Jose, CA and has some 1,250 employees. Its CEO is Jon W. Gacek.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Quantum Corp., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for QTM. 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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