SurModics Inc. (SRDX) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 28 as the stock popped 9.15% to $20.11, representing a gain of $1.685 per share. Some 105,302 shares traded hands on 958 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 60,919 shares out of a total float of 12.94 million. The stock opened at $21.45 and traded with an intraday range of $21.45 to $19.42.
After today's gains, SurModics Inc. reached a market cap of $260.25 million. SurModics Inc. has had a trading range between $27.68 and $18.00 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $20.15 and a 200-day SMA of $22.75.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 18.4.
SurModics Inc is a provider of surface modification and in vitro diagnostic technologies to the healthcare industry.
SurModics Inc. is based out of Eden Prairie, MN and has some 168 employees. Its CEO is Gary Maharaj.
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