Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) Jumps 19.24% on January 26

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Swift Transportation Company (SWFT) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Tuesday January 26 as the stock popped 19.24% to $16.30, representing a gain of $2.63 per share. Some 13.08 million shares traded hands on 73,259 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 3.29 million shares out of a total float of 142.96 million. The stock opened at $14.56 and traded with an intraday range of $16.64 to $14.39.

After today's gains, Swift Transportation Company reached a market cap of $2.33 billion. Swift Transportation Company has had a trading range between $28.90 and $11.74 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $14.29 and a 200-day SMA of $19.59.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 10.8.

Swift Transportation Co is a multi-faceted transportation services company and a truckload carrier in North America. The Company's four reportable operating segments consist of Truckload, Dedicated, Central Refrigerated and Intermodal.

Swift Transportation Company is based out of Phoenix, AZ and has some 21,274 employees. Its CEO is Jerry C. Moyes.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Swift Transportation Company, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for SWFT. 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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