RETROPHIN INC (RTRX) Jumps 7.25% on January 20

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RETROPHIN INC (RTRX) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday January 20 as the stock popped 7.25% to $16.87, representing a gain of $1.14 per share. Some 412,435 shares traded hands on 4,183 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 635,742 shares out of a total float of 36.15 million. The stock opened at $15.46 and traded with an intraday range of $16.90 to $15.20.

After today's gains, RETROPHIN INC reached a market cap of $609.83 million. RETROPHIN INC has had a trading range between $37.04 and $12.04 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $19.63 and a 200-day SMA of $25.23.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 13.2.

Retrophin Inc is a fully integrated biopharmaceutical company focused on the development, acquisition and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of serious, catastrophic or rare diseases.

RETROPHIN INC is based out of San Diego, CA and has some 126 employees. Its CEO is Stephen Aselage.

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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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