Sotheby's (BID) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Monday February 15 as the stock popped 5.91% to $20.26, representing a gain of $1.13 per share. Some 2.3 million shares traded hands on 12,954 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 1.32 million shares out of a total float of 66.83 million. The stock opened at $19.50 and traded with an intraday range of $20.36 to $19.50.
After today's gains, Sotheby's reached a market cap of $1.35 billion. Sotheby's has had a trading range between $47.28 and $18.86 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $24.50 and a 200-day SMA of $34.86.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 10.5.
Sothebys is an auctioneer of authenticated fine art, antiques and decorative art, jewelry and collectibles. Its operating segments are agency segment, principal segment and finance segment.
Sotheby's is based out of New York, NY and has some 1,550 employees. Its CEO is Thomas S. Smith.
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