Shares of Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE:AXU) saw unusually-strong trading volume on Thursday . Approximately 887,497 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 20% from the previous session’s volume of 741,868 shares.The stock last traded at $2.36 and had previously closed at $2.35.

The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $1.85 and its 200-day moving average price is $1.17. The stock’s market capitalization is $176.18 million.

Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE:AXU) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 11th. The mining company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.01. Equities research analysts predict that Alexco Resource Corp. will post ($0.06) earnings per share for the current year.

Alexco Resource Corp. (Alexco) operates two businesses: a mining business, consisting of mineral exploration and mine development and operation in Canada, located in Yukon Territory, and through its Alexco Environmental Group (AEG), an environmental services business, providing consulting, remediation solutions and project management services in respect of environmental permitting and compliance and site remediation, in Canada and the United States.

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