Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI)’s stock price crossed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $3.78 and traded as high as $3.97. Perma-Fix Environmental Services shares last traded at $3.95, with a volume of 1,783 shares traded.

The company’s 50 day moving average is $3.80 and its 200 day moving average is $3.78. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a current ratio of 0.98.

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC boosted its holdings in Perma-Fix Environmental Services by 77.8% during the second quarter. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC now owns 155,447 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $608,000 after buying an additional 68,008 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in Perma-Fix Environmental Services by 7.0% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 262,057 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $1,024,000 after acquiring an additional 17,200 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Heartland Advisors Inc. raised its position in shares of Perma-Fix Environmental Services by 4.5% in the second quarter. Heartland Advisors Inc. now owns 1,424,368 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $5,569,000 after buying an additional 60,901 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 22.97% of the company’s stock.

About Perma-Fix Environmental Services (NASDAQ:PESI)

Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates as an environmental and technology know-how company in the United States. It operates in three segments: Treatment, Services, and Medical. The Treatment segment offers nuclear, low-level radioactive, mixed waste, hazardous and non-hazardous waste treatment, and processing and disposal services through treatment and storage facilities.

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