Stonegate Mortgage Corp (SGM) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday February 12 as the stock popped 7.55% to $3.99, representing a gain of $0.28 per share. Some 42,989 shares traded hands on 286 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 71,754 shares out of a total float of 25.78 million. The stock opened at $3.77 and traded with an intraday range of $4.00 to $3.72.
After today's gains, Stonegate Mortgage Corp reached a market cap of $102.88 million. Stonegate Mortgage Corp has had a trading range between $11.60 and $3.61 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $4.61 and a 200-day SMA of $7.35.
Stonegate Mortgage Corp originates, acquires, sells, finances and services residential mortgage loans. The Company predominantly sells mortgage loans to the Federal National Mortgage Association and Government National Mortgage Association pools.
Stonegate Mortgage Corp is based out of Indianapolis, IN and has some 1,324 employees. Its CEO is Richard A. Kraemer.
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