Sturm Ruger& Co. Inc. (RGR) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday January 05 as the stock popped 6.95% to $65.66, representing a gain of $4.2658 per share. Some 1.19 million shares traded hands on 9,872 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 184,747 shares out of a total float of 18.7 million. The stock opened at $63.95 and traded with an intraday range of $66.93 to $63.95.
After today's gains, Sturm Ruger& Co. Inc. reached a market cap of $1.23 billion. Sturm Ruger& Co. Inc. has had a trading range between $66.11 and $34.26 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $55.44 and a 200-day SMA of $56.14.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 38.4.
Sturm Ruger & Co Inc is engaged in the design, manufacture, and sale of firearms to domestic customers. The Company also manufactures and sells investment castings made from steel alloys for internal use in the firearms segment.
Sturm Ruger& Co. Inc. is based out of Southport, CT and has some 2,073 employees. Its CEO is Michael O. Fifer.
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