GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (NSD:GWPH) outpaced most other peers in the directory of the approximately 200 stocks we track in the cannabis industry on June 19, gaining 3.57% to close the day at $101.22 after opening the trading day at $98.47. Today’s rise came with about 221,274 shares changing hands, compared to an average of 30-day volume of 281,273 for GW Pharmaceuticals Plc. Shares moved as high at $101.33 and as low as $97.81 in today’s action.
The share appreciation gives the company a market capitalization of $2.48 billion based upon 25.33 million shares outstanding.
In the past 52 weeks, shares of GW Pharmaceuticals Plc have traded as low as $79.618 and as high as $137.882. Technical traders will take note that at $101.22, shares of GWPH are trading below their 50-day moving average (MA) at $108.162 and below their 200-day MA at $116.258. Technical analysts pay close attention to these key moving averages because they often serve as technical support and resistance levels and because a move above them is typically regarded as bullish.
Who is GWPH?
GW Pharmaceuticals PLC is engaged in the research, development and commercialisation of cannabinoid prescription medicines using botanical extracts derived from the Cannabis Sativa plant. The company is working from its headquarters in Cambridge, .
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