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Diageo Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (NYSE:DEO)

Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Traders purchased 3,489 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 2,392% compared to the average daily volume of 140 call options. Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Financial Gravity Wealth Inc. purchased a […]

Aerie Pharmaceuticals Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NASDAQ:AERI)

Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AERI) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Investors acquired 2,536 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,456% compared to the average daily volume of 163 call options. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. […]

Investors Purchase High Volume of Compass Diversified Call Options (NYSE:CODI)

Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Traders acquired 2,060 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,825% compared to the average volume of 107 call options. In other Compass Diversified news, insider Elias Sabo purchased 18,334 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction […]

Short Interest in Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) Rises By 6.5%

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,921,500 shares, a growth of 6.5% from the May 30th total of 1,803,900 shares. Approximately 7.1% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an […]

AlarmCom Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:ALRM) Short Interest Update

AlarmCom Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:ALRM) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,994,800 shares, an increase of 5.5% from the May 30th total of 5,682,300 shares. Currently, 16.9% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 416,800 shares, the […]

Short Interest in Montage Resources Corp (NYSE:MR) Rises By 5.8%

Montage Resources Corp (NYSE:MR) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 940,500 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the May 30th total of 889,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 349,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Agilysys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGYS) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Agilysys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AGYS) saw a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 382,800 shares, a growth of 7.1% from the May 30th total of 357,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 94,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.1 days. Currently, 1.9% of […]

Short Interest in Odonate Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ODT) Grows By 5.4%

Odonate Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ODT) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,061,200 shares, a growth of 5.4% from the May 30th total of 1,006,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 92,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.5 days. […]

Axovant Gene Therapies Ltd (NASDAQ:AXGT) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Axovant Gene Therapies Ltd (NASDAQ:AXGT) saw a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,377,600 shares, a growth of 7.4% from the May 30th total of 1,282,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 608,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) Short Interest Update

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,580,800 shares, a growth of 8.3% from the May 30th total of 1,459,500 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 377,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

Investors Real Estate Trust Reit (NYSE:IRET) Short Interest Update

Investors Real Estate Trust Reit (NYSE:IRET) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 248,500 shares, a growth of 5.3% from the May 30th total of 236,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 40,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) Short Interest Up 7.6% in June

Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 16,152,200 shares, a growth of 7.6% from the May 30th total of 15,017,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,200,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Solid Biosciences Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:SLDB)

Solid Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:SLDB) was the target of unusually large options trading on Monday. Investors purchased 615 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 892% compared to the typical volume of 62 call options. In related news, Director Juan Andrey Zarur sold 8,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on […]

Unisys Co. (NYSE:UIS) Short Interest Up 8.6% in June

Unisys Co. (NYSE:UIS) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 13,347,200 shares, a growth of 8.6% from the May 30th total of 12,285,900 shares. Approximately 26.9% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 685,600 […]

Investors Buy High Volume of Put Options on Knowles (NYSE:KN)

Knowles Corp (NYSE:KN) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders bought 1,197 put options on the company. This is an increase of 1,496% compared to the typical daily volume of 75 put options. Shares of NYSE:KN opened at $17.44 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 2.71, a […]

Short Interest in CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE:CBL) Grows By 5.4%

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE:CBL) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 44,694,800 shares, an increase of 5.4% from the May 30th total of 42,411,600 shares. Currently, 26.8% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on […]

Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) Short Interest Update

Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) was the target of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 21,200 shares, a growth of 7.1% from the May 30th total of 19,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 21,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Glen Burnie Bancorp (NASDAQ:GLBZ) Short Interest Update

Glen Burnie Bancorp (NASDAQ:GLBZ) saw a significant decline in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,700 shares, a decline of 5.1% from the May 30th total of 3,900 shares. Approximately 0.2% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of […]

Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 4,432,800 shares, a growth of 9.9% from the May 30th total of 4,034,500 shares. Currently, 24.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an […]

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLUB) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CLUB) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,757,700 shares, a growth of 10.5% from the May 30th total of 1,591,000 shares. Approximately 7.1% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 14,545,700 shares, an increase of 9.8% from the May 30th total of 13,245,900 shares. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

Stratus Properties Inc (NASDAQ:STRS) Short Interest Update

Stratus Properties Inc (NASDAQ:STRS) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 132,000 shares, a growth of 9.2% from the May 30th total of 120,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,600 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Youngevity International Inc (NASDAQ:YGYI) Short Interest Up 9.4% in June

Youngevity International Inc (NASDAQ:YGYI) was the target of a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 873,900 shares, an increase of 9.4% from the May 30th total of 798,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 100,300 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Short Interest in Atossa Genetics Inc (NASDAQ:ATOS) Rises By 13.3%

Atossa Genetics Inc (NASDAQ:ATOS) saw a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 355,800 shares, a growth of 13.3% from the May 30th total of 313,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 793,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days. […]

Federal Signal Co. (NYSE:FSS) Short Interest Update

Federal Signal Co. (NYSE:FSS) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 866,600 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the May 30th total of 788,800 shares. Currently, 1.5% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of […]

Short Interest in NCR Co. (NYSE:NCR) Rises By 9.8%

NCR Co. (NYSE:NCR) was the target of a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 8,765,200 shares, a growth of 9.8% from the May 30th total of 7,983,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 931,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently […]

Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:LBAI) Short Interest Update

Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:LBAI) was the target of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,013,400 shares, a growth of 8.9% from the May 30th total of 930,500 shares. Currently, 2.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily […]

Icon Plc (NASDAQ:ICLR) Short Interest Update

Icon Plc (NASDAQ:ICLR) was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 606,700 shares, a decrease of 9.1% from the May 30th total of 667,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 265,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days. […]

Eli Lilly And Co (NYSE:LLY) Short Interest Down 8.1% in June

Eli Lilly And Co (NYSE:LLY) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 11,502,800 shares, a drop of 8.1% from the May 30th total of 12,512,900 shares. Currently, 1.3% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an […]

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 375,300 shares, an increase of 14.9% from the May 30th total of 326,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 82,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently […]

Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) Short Interest Down 7.8% in June

Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) saw a significant decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 9,262,500 shares, a decline of 7.8% from the May 30th total of 10,047,800 shares. Currently, 7.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:PMT) Short Interest Down 6.8% in June

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:PMT) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,425,700 shares, a decrease of 6.8% from the May 30th total of 2,603,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 895,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.7 […]

Short Interest in Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) Decreases By 8.4%

Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 16,855,000 shares, a drop of 8.4% from the May 30th total of 18,390,800 shares. Currently, 6.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on […]

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,228,600 shares, a decline of 8.6% from the May 30th total of 2,438,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,080,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, […]

On Deck Capital Inc (NYSE:ONDK) Short Interest Down 6.4% in June

On Deck Capital Inc (NYSE:ONDK) was the target of a significant drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,226,500 shares, a drop of 6.4% from the May 30th total of 2,379,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 564,600 shares, the short-interest ratio […]

Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED) was the target of a significant drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 15,200 shares, a drop of 6.2% from the May 30th total of 16,200 shares. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on […]

Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE:NLS) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE:NLS) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,126,700 shares, a growth of 17.1% from the May 30th total of 2,670,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 483,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.5 days. Currently, […]

Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSEAMERICAN:BHB) Short Interest Update

Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSEAMERICAN:BHB) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 309,700 shares, a growth of 17.1% from the May 30th total of 264,500 shares. Currently, 2.1% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily trading volume, […]

Short Interest in Radiant Logistics Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:RLGT) Grows By 15.4%

Radiant Logistics Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:RLGT) saw a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,886,200 shares, a growth of 15.4% from the May 30th total of 1,634,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 414,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.5 days. Approximately 5.3% of […]

Spirit of Texas Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:STXB) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

Spirit of Texas Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:STXB) saw a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 138,900 shares, a growth of 22.2% from the May 30th total of 113,700 shares. Approximately 1.3% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily […]