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Nice Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:NICE)

Nice Ltd (NASDAQ:NICE) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders bought 2,030 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,564% compared to the average daily volume of 122 call options. Shares of NICE stock opened at $138.07 on Wednesday. Nice has a 52-week low of $100.54 […]

Genesee & Wyoming Inc (NYSE:GWR) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Genesee & Wyoming Inc (NYSE:GWR) was the target of a large growth in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,183,300 shares, a growth of 6.6% from the April 30th total of 2,048,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 470,300 shares, the days-to-cover […]

Luxoft Holding Inc (NYSE:LXFT) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Luxoft Holding Inc (NYSE:LXFT) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,060,900 shares, a growth of 7.3% from the April 30th total of 1,921,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 265,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.8 days. […]

Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) Short Interest Update

Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) saw a large increase in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,202,400 shares, an increase of 6.9% from the April 30th total of 1,125,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 550,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 1.5% of the […]

Allakos Inc (NASDAQ:ALLK) Short Interest Up 5.3% in May

Allakos Inc (NASDAQ:ALLK) saw a significant growth in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,812,000 shares, a growth of 5.3% from the April 30th total of 4,569,800 shares. Currently, 30.6% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 316,500 […]

Short Interest in ICF International Inc (NASDAQ:ICFI) Increases By 7.7%

ICF International Inc (NASDAQ:ICFI) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 158,600 shares, an increase of 7.7% from the April 30th total of 147,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 86,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Jounce Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:JNCE) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Jounce Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:JNCE) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 495,900 shares, an increase of 8.3% from the April 30th total of 458,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 190,500 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) Short Interest Update

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) saw a large growth in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 12,323,400 shares, a growth of 8.7% from the April 30th total of 11,338,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,650,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 […]

Short Interest in Shockwave Medical Inc (NASDAQ:SWAV) Increases By 5.8%

Shockwave Medical Inc (NASDAQ:SWAV) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,847,500 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the April 30th total of 2,690,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 448,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,003,600 shares, a growth of 5.8% from the April 30th total of 1,894,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 694,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently […]

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) Short Interest Update

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) was the target of a significant growth in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,414,800 shares, a growth of 11.2% from the April 30th total of 10,262,200 shares. Approximately 15.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on […]

Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) saw a large increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 10,216,800 shares, an increase of 9.8% from the April 30th total of 9,301,600 shares. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Investors Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Molson Coors Brewing (NYSE:TAP)

Molson Coors Brewing Co (NYSE:TAP) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock investors purchased 3,777 put options on the company. This is an increase of 642% compared to the typical volume of 509 put options. TAP has been the subject of several research reports. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a “sell” rating […]

Qorvo Inc (NASDAQ:QRVO) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Qorvo Inc (NASDAQ:QRVO) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,496,400 shares, an increase of 13.1% from the April 30th total of 3,975,100 shares. Approximately 3.7% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) Short Interest Up 7.3% in May

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE:MMC) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,196,000 shares, an increase of 7.3% from the April 15th total of 5,774,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,700,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

Fox Corp (NASDAQ:FOXA) Short Interest Up 8.0% in May

Fox Corp (NASDAQ:FOXA) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 10,315,700 shares, a growth of 8.0% from the April 15th total of 9,552,200 shares. Currently, 2.0% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading […]

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) Short Interest Update

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) was the target of a large growth in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 15,004,900 shares, a growth of 7.6% from the April 15th total of 13,944,800 shares. Currently, 2.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an […]

Short Interest in Renren Inc (NYSE:RENN) Grows By 5.1%

Renren Inc (NYSE:RENN) was the target of a large growth in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,063,200 shares, a growth of 5.1% from the April 30th total of 1,011,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 413,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.6 days. Approximately […]

Rudolph Technologies Inc (NYSE:RTEC) Short Interest Up 9.4% in May

Rudolph Technologies Inc (NYSE:RTEC) saw a large growth in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,008,700 shares, a growth of 9.4% from the April 30th total of 921,700 shares. Currently, 3.4% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of […]

SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE:SD) Short Interest Update

SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE:SD) saw a significant drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,488,100 shares, a drop of 5.1% from the April 30th total of 1,568,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 341,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.4 […]

TC Pipelines, LP (NYSE:TCP) Short Interest Update

TC Pipelines, LP (NYSE:TCP) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 710,000 shares, a drop of 8.2% from the April 30th total of 773,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 149,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.8 days. […]

San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE:SJT) Short Interest Up 8.8% in May

San Juan Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE:SJT) saw a large increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 813,100 shares, an increase of 8.8% from the April 30th total of 747,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 138,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently […]

Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,950,300 shares, an increase of 10.5% from the April 30th total of 6,291,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,910,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.6 days. […]

PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) Short Interest Update

PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 8,970,100 shares, an increase of 10.7% from the April 30th total of 8,104,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,760,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

Patriot National Bancorp (NASDAQ:PNBK) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

Patriot National Bancorp (NASDAQ:PNBK) was the target of a significant decline in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,500 shares, a decline of 6.3% from the April 30th total of 1,600 shares. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on […]