Scientific Games Corp (SGMS) had a rough trading day for Friday November 16 as shares tumbled 6.34%, or a loss of $-1.265 per share, to close at $18.70. After opening the day at $19.00, shares of Scientific Games Corp traded as high as $19.25 and as low as $17.91. Volume was 3.12 million shares over 19,397 trades, against an average daily volume of n/a shares and a total float of 91.71 million.
As a result of the decline, Scientific Games Corp now has a market cap of $1.71 billion. In the last year, shares of Scientific Games Corp have traded between a range of $62.80 and $18.21, and its 50-day SMA is currently $n/a and 200-day SMA is $n/a.
Scientific Games Corp is a provider of gaming products, systems, and services to the lottery and pari-mutuel industries. Its business segments are; Gaming, Lottery and Interactive.
Scientific Games Corp is based out of Las Vegas, NV and has some 8,600 employees. Its CEO is Barry L. Cottle.
Scientific Games Corp is 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.