Vitamin Shoppe (VSI) Drops 5.91% on January 19

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Vitamin Shoppe (VSI) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 19 as the stock slid 5.91% to $26.53, a loss of $-1.665 per share. Starting at an opening price of $28.06 a share, the stock traded between $26.25 and $28.80 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 831,755 shares over 7,101 trades, against an average daily volume of 420,860 shares and a total float of 29.12 million.

The losses send Vitamin Shoppe down to a market cap of $772.42 million. In the last year, Vitamin Shoppe has traded between $44.83 and $26.57, and its 50-day SMA is currently $31.51 and 200-day SMA is $35.55.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 14.2.

Vitamin Shoppe Inc is a specialty retailer and contract manufacturer of nutritional products ranging from vitamins and minerals to nutritional supplements, herbs, sports nutrition formulas, homeopathic remedies, and health and beauty aids.

Vitamin Shoppe is based out of North Bergen, NJ and has some 5,583 employees. Its CEO is Colin Watts.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Vitamin Shoppe, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for VSI. 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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