Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (OTCMKTS:CZMWY) Short Interest Down 17.6% in February

Carl Zeiss Meditec AG (OTCMKTS:CZMWYGet Free Report) saw a significant decrease in short interest during the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,400 shares, a decrease of 17.6% from the January 31st total of 1,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.9 days.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Price Performance

Carl Zeiss Meditec stock traded up $2.53 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $125.76. 1,763 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,066. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $113.01 and its 200-day moving average is $99.10. Carl Zeiss Meditec has a 12 month low of $77.44 and a 12 month high of $150.31.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Cuts Dividend

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, April 10th. Investors of record on Monday, March 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.8282 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 22nd. Carl Zeiss Meditec’s payout ratio is presently 32.64%.

Carl Zeiss Meditec Company Profile

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Carl Zeiss Meditec AG operates as a medical technology company in Germany, rest of Europe, North America, and Asia. It operates in two segments, Ophthalmology and Microsurgery. The Ophthalmology segment offers products and solutions for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic eye diseases, such as ametropia (refraction), cataracts, glaucoma, and renital disorders.

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