YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRCW) Soars 8.14% on March 24

Equities Staff  |

YRC Worldwide Inc. (YRCW) had a good day on the market for Tuesday March 24 as shares jumped 8.14% to close at $1.86. About 1.08 million shares traded hands on 4,397 trades for the day, compared with an average daily volume of n/a shares out of a total float of 36.08 million. After opening the trading day at $1.91, shares of YRC Worldwide Inc. stayed within a range of $2.05 to $1.84.

With today's gains, YRC Worldwide Inc. now has a market cap of $67.11 million. Shares of YRC Worldwide Inc. have been trading within a range of $8.67 and $1.36 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $n/a and a 200-day SMA of $n/a.

YRC Worldwide Inc offers transportation services. The company operates into two segments namely YRC Freight which provides for the movement of industrial, commercial and retail goods, primarily through centralized management. Regional Transportation segment focuses on business opportunities in the regional and next-day delivery markets.

YRC Worldwide Inc. is based out of Overland Park, KS and has some 29,000 employees. Its CEO is Darren D. Hawkins.

For a complete fundamental analysis of YRC Worldwide Inc., check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for YRCW.

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YRC Worldwide Inc. is also a component of the Russell 2000. 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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