Stewart Information Services (STC) Jumps 5.55% on January 27

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Stewart Information Services (STC) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday January 27 as the stock popped 5.55% to $34.64, representing a gain of $1.82 per share. Some 179,194 shares traded hands on 1,602 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 103,891 shares out of a total float of 23.29 million. The stock opened at $32.78 and traded with an intraday range of $34.91 to $32.77.

After today's gains, Stewart Information Services reached a market cap of $806.61 million. Stewart Information Services has had a trading range between $44.01 and $31.53 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $38.16 and a 200-day SMA of $38.73.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 330.1.

Stewart Information Services Inc is a title insurance and real estate services company offering products and services through its direct operations, network of approved agencies and other companies.

Stewart Information Services is based out of Houston, TX and has some 7,400 employees. Its CEO is Matthew W. Morris.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Stewart Information Services, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for STC. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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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