STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) Plunges 8.14% on March 08
STAAR Surgical Company (STAA) had a rough trading day for Monday March 08 as
tumbled 8.14%, or a loss of $-7 per share, to close at $79.01. After opening the day at $85.87, shares of STAAR Surgical Company traded as high as $86.37 and as
low as $78.32. Volume was 661,048 shares over 12,003 trades, against an average daily volume of n/a shares and a total float of 46.56 million.
As a result of the decline, STAAR Surgical Company now has a market cap of $3.68 billion. In the last
year, shares of STAAR Surgical Company have traded between a range of $128.23 and $23.21, and its 50-day SMA is currently $n/a and 200-day SMA is $n/a.
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Staar Surgical Co is a manufacturer of lenses. It designs, develops, manufactures, and sells implantable lenses for the eye and delivery systems used to deliver the lenses into the eye. The company also make lenses which are used in surgery that treats cataracts. The company offers products are ICLs used in refractive surgery and IOLs used in cataract surgery. The company generated sales are from the ophthalmic surgical product segment.
STAAR Surgical Company is based out of Lake Forest, CA and has some 575 employees. Its CEO is Caren L. Mason.
STAAR Surgical Company 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.
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