Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGNT) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 17 as the stock popped 7.21% to $15.01, representing a gain of $1.01 per share. Some 426,384 shares traded hands on 3,713 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 438,979 shares out of a total float of 32.79 million. The stock opened at $13.97 and traded with an intraday range of $15.61 to $13.97.
After today's gains, Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. reached a market cap of $492.14 million. Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. has had a trading range between $30.75 and $12.78 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $15.04 and a 200-day SMA of $19.09.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 17.7.
Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc is a specialty pharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in developing, manufacturing, sourcing and marketing injectable pharmaceutical products which it sells in the United States of America.
Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. is based out of Schaumburg, IL and has some 466 employees. Its CEO is Allan Oberman.
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