Scorpio Bulkers Inc (SALT) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday December 31 as the stock popped 19.62% to $10.12, representing a gain of $1.66 per share. Some 141,102 shares traded hands on 988 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 136,995 shares out of a total float of 343.96 million. The stock opened at $8.88 and traded with an intraday range of $10.19 to $8.52.
After today's gains, Scorpio Bulkers Inc reached a market cap of $3.48 billion. Scorpio Bulkers Inc has had a trading range between $35.39 and $6.83 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $11.86 and a 200-day SMA of $20.32.
Scorpio Bulkers Inc is engaged in acquiring and operating newbuilding drybulk carriers with fuel-efficient specifications and carrying capacities of greater than 30,000 dwt in the international shipping markets. It owns two Kamsarmax vessels.
Scorpio Bulkers Inc is based out of Monaco, and has some 3 employees. Its CEO is Emanuele A. Lauro.
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