Weis Markets Inc. (WMK) Drops 5.49% on January 21

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Weis Markets Inc. (WMK) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Thursday January 21 as the stock slid 5.49% to $38.38, a loss of $-2.23 per share. Starting at an opening price of $40.62 a share, the stock traded between $38.05 and $40.62 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 39,393 shares over 385 trades, against an average daily volume of 51,822 shares and a total float of 26.9 million.

The losses send Weis Markets Inc. down to a market cap of $1.03 billion. In the last year, Weis Markets Inc. has traded between $51.91 and $37.92, and its 50-day SMA is currently $42.01 and 200-day SMA is $42.40.

The stock has a P/E Ratio of 19.1.

Weis Markets Inc is engaged in the retail sale of food in Pennsylvania and surrounding states. The Company's retail food stores sell groceries, dairy products, frozen foods, meats, seafood, fresh produce, floral, deli products, and prepared foods.

Weis Markets Inc. is based out of Sunbury, PA and has some 18,200 employees. Its CEO is Jonathan H. Weis.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Weis Markets Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for WMK. To see the latest independent stock recommendations from Equities.com’s analysts, visit our Research section.

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