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Short Interest in New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) Declines By 20.0%

New Residential Investment Corp. (NYSE:NRZ) saw a significant decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,640,000 shares, a decline of 20.0% from the March 15th total of 7,050,000 shares. Currently, 1.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average […]

RPT Realty Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:RPT)

RPT Realty (NYSE:RPT) saw unusually large options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors purchased 636 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 849% compared to the average volume of 67 call options. Several research analysts have issued reports on RPT shares. Jefferies Financial Group raised shares of RPT Realty from a “hold” […]

AdvanSix Inc. (NYSE:ASIX) Short Interest Update

AdvanSix Inc. (NYSE:ASIX) saw a large drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 440,100 shares, a drop of 18.3% from the March 15th total of 538,900 shares. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) Short Interest Update

Columbia Property Trust (NYSE:CXP) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,020,000 shares, a drop of 19.8% from the March 15th total of 2,520,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 926,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on PotlatchDeltic (NASDAQ:PCH)

PotlatchDeltic Co. (NASDAQ:PCH) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Traders purchased 1,296 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,171% compared to the average volume of 102 call options. Separately, DA Davidson reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of PotlatchDeltic in a report on Tuesday, March 23rd. […]

Revolve Group Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:RVLV)

Revolve Group, Inc. (NYSE:RVLV) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders purchased 12,365 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 280% compared to the typical volume of 3,253 call options. Shares of RVLV opened at $46.68 on Wednesday. The business’s fifty day moving average price is […]

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Short Interest Update

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 29,090,000 shares, a drop of 19.1% from the March 15th total of 35,940,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 16,980,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. […]

Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:KOF) Short Interest Update

Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:KOF) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 246,400 shares, a decrease of 17.5% from the March 15th total of 298,800 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 146,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

Short Interest in Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) Declines By 17.5%

Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,720,000 shares, a decrease of 17.5% from the March 15th total of 5,720,000 shares. Approximately 0.8% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average trading […]

The Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD) Short Interest Down 20.4% in March

The Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD) (TSE:TD) was the target of a large decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,970,000 shares, a decline of 20.4% from the March 15th total of 7,500,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,830,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Hailiang Education Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HLG) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

Hailiang Education Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HLG) was the target of a large decline in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,700 shares, a decline of 18.9% from the March 15th total of 9,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 5,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 […]

Short Interest in United States Cellular Co. (NYSE:USM) Decreases By 19.1%

United States Cellular Co. (NYSE:USM) was the target of a significant decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 534,200 shares, a decline of 19.1% from the March 15th total of 660,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 175,500 shares, the short-interest […]

Short Interest in QuickLogic Co. (NASDAQ:QUIK) Decreases By 18.4%

QuickLogic Co. (NASDAQ:QUIK) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 273,200 shares, a decline of 18.4% from the March 15th total of 334,600 shares. Approximately 2.5% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

Invesco 1-30 Laddered Treasury ETF (NASDAQ:PLW) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Invesco 1-30 Laddered Treasury ETF (NASDAQ:PLW) saw a large drop in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,100 shares, a drop of 17.7% from the March 15th total of 6,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 179,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.0 days. Several […]

The OLB Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:OLB) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

The OLB Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:OLB) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 213,800 shares, a decline of 18.8% from the March 15th total of 263,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 553,100 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Mesoblast Limited (NASDAQ:MESO) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

Mesoblast Limited (NASDAQ:MESO) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,200,000 shares, a decrease of 18.9% from the March 15th total of 1,480,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 602,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. MESO […]

Short Interest in Scientific Industries, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SCND) Declines By 20.0%

Scientific Industries, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SCND) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 400 shares, a drop of 20.0% from the March 15th total of 500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.5 […]

Uranium Participation Co. (OTCMKTS:URPTF) Short Interest Up 26.2% in March

Uranium Participation Co. (OTCMKTS:URPTF) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 813,100 shares, an increase of 26.2% from the March 15th total of 644,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 801,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. […]

Wintrust Financial Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NASDAQ:WTFC)

Wintrust Financial Co. (NASDAQ:WTFC) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders acquired 834 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,245% compared to the typical volume of 62 put options. NASDAQ WTFC opened at $73.35 on Wednesday. The stock has a fifty day moving average […]

Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) Short Interest Update

Ruth’s Hospitality Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUTH) was the recipient of a significant decline in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 908,300 shares, a decline of 18.2% from the March 15th total of 1,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 453,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on PagSeguro Digital (NYSE:PAGS)

PagSeguro Digital Ltd. (NYSE:PAGS) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Monday. Stock investors bought 19,242 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,081% compared to the average volume of 1,629 call options. Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of PAGS. Marshall Wace LLP […]

Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of Harley-Davidson Put Options (NYSE:HOG)

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Monday. Stock investors purchased 15,026 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,024% compared to the average volume of 1,337 put options. A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in […]

Short Interest in Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:STRL) Drops By 18.1%

Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:STRL) saw a large decline in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,450,000 shares, a decline of 18.1% from the March 15th total of 1,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 341,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.3 […]

Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX)

Gentex Co. (NASDAQ:GNTX) saw unusually large options trading on Monday. Traders acquired 1,097 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,222% compared to the average daily volume of 83 call options. Several research analysts recently commented on GNTX shares. Seaport Global Securities started coverage on Gentex in a research report on Thursday, […]

CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) Short Interest Down 18.2% in March

CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) saw a large decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,250,000 shares, a decrease of 18.2% from the March 15th total of 8,860,000 shares. Approximately 1.0% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 3,830,000 […]