Scientific Games Stock Gaps Up On Today's Open (SGMS)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) were gapping up Thursday morning with an open price 26.9% higher than Wednesday's closing price. The stock closed at $9.10 Wednesday and opened today's trading at $11.55.

The average volume for Scientific Games has been 655,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Scientific Games has a market cap of $861.8 million and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are down 4.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Scientific Games Corporation provides gaming solutions to lottery and gaming organizations worldwide.

TheStreet Ratings rates Scientific Games as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally poor debt management and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Scientific Games Ratings Report.

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