Ultrapetrol Limited (ULTR) Drops 10.18% on February 18

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Ultrapetrol Limited (ULTR) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Thursday February 18 as the stock slid 10.18% to $0.09, a loss of $-0.0102 per share. Starting at an opening price of $0.11 a share, the stock traded between $0.07 and $0.11 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 686,778 shares over 269 trades, against an average daily volume of 155,113 shares and a total float of 140.73 million.

The losses send Ultrapetrol Limited down to a market cap of $12.67 million. In the last year, Ultrapetrol Limited has traded between $1.80 and $0.05, and its 50-day SMA is currently $0.15 and 200-day SMA is $0.62.

Ultrapetrol (Bahamas) Ltd is a shipping transportation company serving the marine transportation needs of clients in the geographic markets for containers, grain soybean, forest products, minerals, crude oil, petroleum, and refined petroleum products.

Ultrapetrol Limited is based out of Nassau, and has some 1,614 employees. Its CEO is Damian Scokin.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Ultrapetrol Limited, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for ULTR. 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.

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