Vail Resorts Inc. (MTN) Jumps 5.47% on January 14

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Vail Resorts Inc. (MTN) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Thursday January 14 as the stock popped 5.47% to $123.50, representing a gain of $6.4 per share. Some 488,776 shares traded hands on 5,084 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 260,199 shares out of a total float of 36.24 million. The stock opened at $119.10 and traded with an intraday range of $123.68 to $118.85.

After today's gains, Vail Resorts Inc. reached a market cap of $4.48 billion. Vail Resorts Inc. has had a trading range between $133.59 and $84.55 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $121.62 and a 200-day SMA of $109.50.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 38.7.

Vail Resorts Inc, through its subsidiaries, is a mountain resort operator. Its operating segments are Mountain, Lodging and Real Estate.

Vail Resorts Inc. is based out of Broomfield, CO and has some 5,600 employees. Its CEO is Robert A. Katz.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Vail Resorts Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for MTN. 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.

Russell's indices differ from traditional indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or S&P 500, whose members are selected by committee, because they base membership entirely on an objective, rules based methodology. The 3,000 largest companies by market cap make up the Russell 3000, with the 2,000 smaller companies making up the Russell 2000. It's a simple approach that gives a broad, unbiased look at the small-cap market as a whole.

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