Universal Stainless & Alloy Products Inc. (USAP) Jumps 5.53% on February 17

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Universal Stainless & Alloy Products Inc. (USAP) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 17 as the stock popped 5.53% to $8.21, representing a gain of $0.43 per share. Some 32,340 shares traded hands on 158 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 41,657 shares out of a total float of 7.1 million. The stock opened at $7.89 and traded with an intraday range of $8.55 to $7.89.

After today's gains, Universal Stainless & Alloy Products Inc. reached a market cap of $58.32 million. Universal Stainless & Alloy Products Inc. has had a trading range between $28.41 and $6.10 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $8.12 and a 200-day SMA of $12.75.

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiaries, manufactures and markets semi-finished and finished specialty steel products. It offers stainless steel, nickel alloys, tool steel and certain other premium alloyed steels.

Universal Stainless & Alloy Products Inc. is based out of Bridgeville, PA and has some 714 employees. Its CEO is Dennis M. Oates.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Universal Stainless & Alloy Products Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for USAP. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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