Sanchez Energy (SN) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday December 29 as the stock popped 7.02% to $4.27, representing a gain of $0.28 per share. Some 824,282 shares traded hands on 3,135 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 2.25 million shares out of a total float of 61.91 million. The stock opened at $4.24 and traded with an intraday range of $4.35 to $4.10.
After today's gains, Sanchez Energy reached a market cap of $264.38 million. Sanchez Energy has had a trading range between $16.14 and $3.46 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $5.37 and a 200-day SMA of $8.45.
Sanchez Energy Corp is an independent exploration and production company. It is engaged in exploration, acquisition and development of unconventional oil and natural gas resources in the onshore U.S. Gulf Coast and others.
Sanchez Energy is based out of Houston, TX and has some 0 employees. Its CEO is Antonio R. Sanchez.
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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.
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