In sliding 1.27%, Empire Industries Ltd. (CDX:EIL:CA) was one of the worst performing stocks amongst TSX Venture Exchange-listed industrial goods companies on February 16. After closing the previous session at $0.395, shares of EIL:CA opened this morning at $0.39 and closed the day at $0.39. Throughout the day, about 26,750 shares changed hands, compared to an average 30-day volume of 37,781 for Empire Industries Ltd.. Shares moved as high as $0.395 and as low as $0.39 in today’s trading action.
The share depreciation gives the company a market capitalization of $26.05 million based upon 65.94 million shares outstanding.
In the past 52 weeks, shares of Empire Industries Ltd. have traded as low as $0.26 and as high as $0.49. Technical traders will take note that at $0.39, shares of EIL:CA are trading above their 50-day moving average (MA) at $0.367 and above their 200-day MA at above $0.388. Technical analysts pay close attention to these key moving averages because they often serve as technical support and resistance levels and because a move beneath or holding under them is typically regarded as bearish.
Who is $Empire Ind?
Empire Industries Ltd designs, fabricates, manufactures, erects and sells proprietary engineered products. The Company also provides steel fabrication and installation services to industrial and infrastructure markets. The company is led by its CEO K. Guy Nelson from its headquarters at 717 Jarvis Avenue.
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