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Investors Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Camping World (NYSE:CWH)

Camping World Holdings Inc (NYSE:CWH) was the target of unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock traders acquired 2,410 put options on the company. This is an increase of 1,585% compared to the typical daily volume of 143 put options. NYSE:CWH opened at $10.86 on Friday. Camping World has a 1 year low of $10.12 […]

Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Deciphera Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:DCPH)

Deciphera Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:DCPH) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders acquired 3,344 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,758% compared to the average daily volume of 180 call options. A number of research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub lowered shares of […]

Celanese Co. (NYSE:CE) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Celanese Co. (NYSE:CE) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,635,200 shares, a growth of 5.0% from the May 30th total of 3,460,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,060,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently […]

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

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,921,500 shares, an increase of 6.5% from the May 30th total of 1,803,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 287,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.7 […]

AlarmCom Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:ALRM) Short Interest Update

AlarmCom Hldg Inc (NASDAQ:ALRM) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of 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 shares of the company are sold short. Based on […]

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. Approximately 17.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on […]

Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) Short Interest Update

Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,717,300 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the May 30th total of 3,512,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 858,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.3 days. Currently, 2.1% of […]

Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES) Short Interest Update

Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 13,935,200 shares, a growth of 7.0% from the May 30th total of 13,019,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,100,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is […]

Origin Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:OBNK) Short Interest Update

Origin Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ:OBNK) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 566,900 shares, an increase of 5.5% from the May 30th total of 537,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 51,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 11.0 […]

Gamco Investors Inc (NYSE:GBL) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Gamco Investors Inc (NYSE:GBL) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 223,500 shares, a growth of 7.8% from the May 30th total of 207,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 21,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.6 days. […]

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) Short Interest Update

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 10,619,000 shares, a growth of 8.3% from the May 30th total of 9,806,900 shares. Currently, 8.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an […]

Schneider National Inc (NYSE:SNDR) Short Interest Update

Schneider National Inc (NYSE:SNDR) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,284,100 shares, an increase of 5.3% from the May 30th total of 3,117,800 shares. Currently, 6.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

Choice Hotels International Inc (NYSE:CHH) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Choice Hotels International Inc (NYSE:CHH) was the target of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,604,100 shares, a growth of 7.9% from the May 30th total of 3,341,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 293,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 12.3 […]

Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN) Short Interest Up 7.3% in June

Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 13,185,700 shares, an increase of 7.3% from the May 30th total of 12,288,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,400,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Short Interest in Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) Expands By 8.6%

Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,698,100 shares, a growth of 8.6% from the May 30th total of 1,563,400 shares. Approximately 6.8% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, […]

Investors Buy Large Volume of Red Rock Resorts Put Options (NASDAQ:RRR)

Red Rock Resorts Inc (NASDAQ:RRR) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. Traders acquired 1,597 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,277% compared to the typical volume of 116 put options. Several research analysts recently commented on RRR shares. Macquarie started coverage on SK Telecom in a research report on Tuesday, […]

Short Interest in Libbey Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LBY) Increases By 8.5%

Libbey Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LBY) was the target of a large increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,907,300 shares, an increase of 8.5% from the May 30th total of 2,679,500 shares. Currently, 13.8% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

Short Interest in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Drops By 5.4%

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) saw a significant decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 11,899,700 shares, a decrease of 5.4% from the May 30th total of 12,584,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,590,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 0.9% of […]

Mustang Bio Inc (NASDAQ:MBIO) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest

Mustang Bio Inc (NASDAQ:MBIO) saw a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 642,100 shares, a growth of 9.7% from the May 30th total of 585,100 shares. Currently, 4.1% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, […]

Short Interest in GenMark Diagnostics, Inc (NASDAQ:GNMK) Rises By 10.4%

GenMark Diagnostics, Inc (NASDAQ:GNMK) was the target of a significant increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,020,500 shares, an increase of 10.4% from the May 30th total of 1,829,400 shares. Currently, 3.9% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average […]

Argan, Inc. (NYSE:AGX) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Argan, Inc. (NYSE:AGX) was the target of a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 673,600 shares, an increase of 10.4% from the May 30th total of 609,900 shares. Currently, 4.8% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, of […]

Sonos Inc (NASDAQ:SONO) Short Interest Up 9.1% in June

Sonos Inc (NASDAQ:SONO) saw a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 9,875,100 shares, an increase of 9.1% from the May 30th total of 9,054,100 shares. Approximately 25.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,040,000 […]

Intrexon Corp (NASDAQ:XON) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Intrexon Corp (NASDAQ:XON) saw a large decline in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 33,692,600 shares, a decline of 5.6% from the May 30th total of 35,703,100 shares. Currently, 70.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,680,000 […]

Genprex Inc (NASDAQ:GNPX) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Genprex Inc (NASDAQ:GNPX) saw a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 11,900 shares, a growth of 13.3% from the May 30th total of 10,500 shares. Currently, 0.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 25,700 shares, […]

Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE:FOR) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE:FOR) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 216,500 shares, an increase of 11.0% from the May 30th total of 195,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 37,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.8 days. Currently, 2.1% of […]

Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) Short Interest Up 11.7% in June

Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 19,342,000 shares, an increase of 11.7% from the May 30th total of 17,313,600 shares. Currently, 0.7% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an […]

Key Tronic Co. (NASDAQ:KTCC) Short Interest Update

Key Tronic Co. (NASDAQ:KTCC) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 33,400 shares, a growth of 11.7% from the May 30th total of 29,900 shares. Approximately 0.3% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of […]

NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) Short Interest Update

NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) saw a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 10,954,200 shares, a drop of 9.2% from the May 30th total of 12,059,600 shares. Currently, 4.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 3,560,000 […]

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group Inc (NYSE:OZM) Short Interest Down 8.1% in June

Och-Ziff Capital Management Group Inc (NYSE:OZM) was the recipient of a large drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 313,000 shares, a drop of 8.1% from the May 30th total of 340,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 203,100 shares, the short-interest […]

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

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP) was the target of a large 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 days-to-cover […]

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

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

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

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE:PMT) saw a large decline in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,425,700 shares, a decline of 6.8% from the May 30th total of 2,603,300 shares. Currently, 3.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average […]

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

Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) was the target 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 company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average […]

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

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest during the month of 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. Approximately 1.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an […]

AquaVenture Holdings Ltd (NYSE:WAAS) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

AquaVenture Holdings Ltd (NYSE:WAAS) was the target of a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,236,500 shares, a growth of 14.5% from the May 30th total of 1,079,800 shares. Currently, 10.3% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average […]

Dine Brands Global Inc (NYSE:DIN) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

Dine Brands Global Inc (NYSE:DIN) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,563,500 shares, a drop of 6.2% from the May 30th total of 1,666,500 shares. Approximately 9.6% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily trading […]

TPI Composites Inc (NASDAQ:TPIC) Short Interest Up 16.9% in June

TPI Composites Inc (NASDAQ:TPIC) was the target of a large growth in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,933,000 shares, a growth of 16.9% from the May 30th total of 2,508,600 shares. Approximately 10.0% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of […]

Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:APT) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:APT) saw a significant growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 22,300 shares, a growth of 14.4% from the May 30th total of 19,500 shares. Approximately 0.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average […]

Short Interest in Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:NAVB) Drops By 6.9%

Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:NAVB) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 534,100 shares, a drop of 6.9% from the May 30th total of 573,600 shares. Currently, 0.4% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of […]

FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

FARO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:FARO) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 935,800 shares, an increase of 21.2% from the May 30th total of 772,000 shares. Approximately 5.5% of the company’s shares are short sold. Based on an average […]

Kimball Electronics Inc (NASDAQ:KE) Short Interest Update

Kimball Electronics Inc (NASDAQ:KE) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 458,800 shares, an increase of 22.1% from the May 30th total of 375,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 58,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is […]

Weibo Corp (NASDAQ:WB) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest

Weibo Corp (NASDAQ:WB) was the target of a significant drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 11,381,200 shares, a drop of 6.1% from the May 30th total of 12,124,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,040,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.6 days. Currently, […]

Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) Short Interest Down 9.9% in June

Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (NASDAQ:MXIM) was the recipient of a large decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 5,927,200 shares, a decline of 9.9% from the May 30th total of 6,579,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,690,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]

Heska Corp (NASDAQ:HSKA) Short Interest Update

Heska Corp (NASDAQ:HSKA) was the target of a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 690,000 shares, an increase of 14.6% from the May 30th total of 602,000 shares. Approximately 10.1% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume […]

Short Interest in Heat Biologics Inc (NASDAQ:HTBX) Drops By 9.6%

Heat Biologics Inc (NASDAQ:HTBX) was the target of a large drop in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 594,900 shares, a drop of 9.6% from the May 30th total of 658,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 303,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. […]

OptimizeRx Co. (NASDAQ:OPRX) Short Interest Update

OptimizeRx Co. (NASDAQ:OPRX) saw a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 207,900 shares, an increase of 16.7% from the May 30th total of 178,100 shares. Currently, 2.2% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 113,300 shares, the short-interest […]

Merus NV (NASDAQ:MRUS) Short Interest Down 8.9% in June

Merus NV (NASDAQ:MRUS) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 324,000 shares, a drop of 8.9% from the May 30th total of 355,700 shares. Approximately 3.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an […]

Fulton Financial Corp (NASDAQ:FULT) Short Interest Up 17.2% in June

Fulton Financial Corp (NASDAQ:FULT) saw a large increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 6,185,900 shares, an increase of 17.2% from the May 30th total of 5,277,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 916,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 6.8 days. Approximately 3.7% […]

DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:DZSI) Short Interest Up 16.0% in June

DASAN Zhone Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:DZSI) was the target of a large growth in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 119,200 shares, a growth of 16.0% from the May 30th total of 102,800 shares. Currently, 2.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based […]

CSW Industrials Inc (NASDAQ:CSWI) Short Interest Update

CSW Industrials Inc (NASDAQ:CSWI) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 82,400 shares, a drop of 12.2% from the May 30th total of 93,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 63,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio […]