USA Truck Inc. (USAK) Jumps 5.9% on January 29

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USA Truck Inc. (USAK) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday January 29 as the stock popped 5.9% to $16.15, representing a gain of $0.9 per share. Some 27,290 shares traded hands on 330 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 58,313 shares out of a total float of 10.14 million. The stock opened at $15.25 and traded with an intraday range of $16.15 to $14.88.

After today's gains, USA Truck Inc. reached a market cap of $163.83 million. USA Truck Inc. has had a trading range between $32.14 and $11.58 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $17.23 and a 200-day SMA of $20.35.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 15.3.

USA Truck Inc is a transportation and logistics service provider. The Company transports commodities throughout the continental United States and into and out of portions of Canada. It also transports general commodities into and out of Mexico.

USA Truck Inc. is based out of Van Buren, AR and has some 2,800 employees. Its CEO is John R. Rogers.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of USA Truck Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for USAK. 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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