Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE:AXU) shares saw strong trading volume on Thursday . 887,497 shares traded hands during mid-day 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 stock’s 50-day moving average is $1.87 and its 200 day moving average is $1.19. The firm’s market cap is $171.54 million.

Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE:AXU) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 11th. The mining company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.01. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Alexco Resource Corp. will post ($0.06) EPS 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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