United Community Financial Corp. (OH) (UCFC) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 28 as the stock popped 6.17% to $5.85, representing a gain of $0.34 per share. Some 42,574 shares traded hands on 352 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 101,705 shares out of a total float of 47.62 million. The stock opened at $5.61 and traded with an intraday range of $5.85 to $5.59.
After today's gains, United Community Financial Corp. (OH) reached a market cap of $278.6 million. United Community Financial Corp. (OH) has had a trading range between $6.33 and $3.58 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $5.80 and a 200-day SMA of $5.38.
The stock has a P/E Ratio of 17.9.
United Community Financial Corporation through its subsidiary provides consumer banking, business banking and investment services in Ohio and western Pennsylvania.
United Community Financial Corp. (OH) is based out of Youngstown, OH and has some 428 employees. Its CEO is Gary M. Small.
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