United Community Banks Inc. (Blairsville GA) (UCBI) Jumps 5.42% on February 15

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United Community Banks Inc. (Blairsville GA) (UCBI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Monday February 15 as the stock popped 5.42% to $16.92, representing a gain of $0.87 per share. Some 406,900 shares traded hands on 3,658 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 397,716 shares out of a total float of 71.48 million. The stock opened at $16.37 and traded with an intraday range of $17.00 to $16.23.

After today's gains, United Community Banks Inc. (Blairsville GA) reached a market cap of $1.21 billion. United Community Banks Inc. (Blairsville GA) has had a trading range between $22.23 and $15.74 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $18.38 and a 200-day SMA of $19.67.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 14.7.

United Community Banks Inc is a bank holding company. It offers a range of retail and corporate banking services, including checking, savings, and time deposit accounts, secured and unsecured loans, wire transfers, brokerage services.

United Community Banks Inc. (Blairsville GA) is based out of Blairsville, GA and has some 1,506 employees. Its CEO is Jimmy C. Tallent.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of United Community Banks Inc. (Blairsville GA), check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for UCBI. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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