Willbros Group Inc. (WG) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 12 as the stock slid 5.63% to $2.27, a loss of $-0.135 per share. Starting at an opening price of $2.45 a share, the stock traded between $2.26 and $2.46 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 159,452 shares over 1,065 trades, against an average daily volume of 419,789 shares and a total float of 62.08 million.
The losses send Willbros Group Inc. down to a market cap of $140.61 million. In the last year, Willbros Group Inc. has traded between $7.04 and $0.68, and its 50-day SMA is currently $2.55 and 200-day SMA is $1.94.
Willbros Group Inc is a specialty energy infrastructure contractor serving the oil, gas, refinery, petrochemical and power industries. It operates through three business segments; Utility T&D, Oil & Gas, Canada and Professional Services.
Willbros Group Inc. is based out of Houston, TX and has some 7,959 employees. Its CEO is Michael J. Fournier.
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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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