On Monday, Shares of Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT), subtract -1.00% and closed at $13.90 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $13.76 and $14.19. The company’s Market capitalization is $2.97 Billion with the total Outstanding Shares of 222.15 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $11.65 and reached to max level of $41.97. Fitbit (FIT), the global leader in the connected health and fitness market, recently declared the launch of the Step It Up! Challenge with special guest U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy – a two-week step challenge that encourages people of all ages, abilities and physical fitness levels to take steps toward a healthier lifestyle. The Challenge is designed to get communities across America moving more, using the power of friendly competition as motivation. People can sign up starting October 5, 2016 at www.StepItUpUSA.org using their Fitbit tracker or the Fitbit app to have their steps automatically count toward the challenge, or can sign in with a Google or Facebook account and manually input their steps or distance travelled throughout the challenge. Participants can compete in teams with friends, family, or co-workers, in addition to with some of the country’s leading athletes, fitness professionals and Fitbit Ambassadors. The challenge will run from October 13-26.
By issuing the Step It Up! Challenge, Fitbit is taking action to encourage physical activity, which has been linked to assisting combat high rates of chronic conditions, such as obesity, diabetes and cancer.1 According to the World Health Organization, more than one in three adults worldwide is overweight2, and cardiovascular disease is the leading global cause of death3. Robust scientific evidence shows that physical activity is critical for both preventing and treating many of the chronic conditions we face recently, and walking is one simple, yet impactful way people can improve their fitness level.4,5
EnteroMedics Inc (NASDAQ:ETRM), dropped -5.35% and closed at $0.115 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $0.11 and $0.12. The company’s Market capitalization is $7.49 million with the total Outstanding Shares of 69.70 million. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $0.11 and reached to max level of $4.95. EnteroMedics Inc. (ETRM), the developer of medical devices using neuroblocking technology to treat obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, recently highlighted the Company’s recent achievements in a letter to shareholders, ahead of the Company’s anticipated special meeting of shareholders to be held October 19, 2016.