Ultimate Software Group Inc. (ULTI) Jumps 7.52% on February 03

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Ultimate Software Group Inc. (ULTI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 03 as the stock popped 7.52% to $185.50, representing a gain of $12.98 per share. Some 944,413 shares traded hands on 8,392 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 270,267 shares out of a total float of 28.66 million. The stock opened at $188.78 and traded with an intraday range of $193.38 to $177.10.

After today's gains, Ultimate Software Group Inc. reached a market cap of $5.32 billion. Ultimate Software Group Inc. has had a trading range between $216.27 and $147.33 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $187.50 and a 200-day SMA of $181.01.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 200.2.

Ultimate Software Group Inc is a provider of cloud-based human capital management. Its UltiPro software is a comprehensive, easy-to-use solution delivered over the Internet to organizations based in the United States and Canada.

Ultimate Software Group Inc. is based out of Weston, FL and has some 2,354 employees. Its CEO is Scott Scherr.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Ultimate Software Group Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for ULTI. 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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