Shares last traded at $7.66 well above the 50 day moving average of $6.51 and significantly higher than the 200 day moving average of $5.43. The 50 day moving average went up by +17.62% whereas the 200 day moving average was up $2.23 or +41.02%. 15K shares changed hands in the last trading session. Overall, volume was down 97.73% under the stocks normal daily volume.
Traders are feeling more bullish on the company recently if you pay attention to the decrease in short interest. The firm had a fall in short interest of -17.62% as of September 29, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short interest decreased 712,530 over that period. The days to cover decreased to 4.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.03% on September 29.
Here are a few substantial investment firms who have updated their positions. As of the end of the quarter Trexquant Investment Lp had sold a total of 2,618 shares trimming its stake by 9.4%. The value of the investment in VNET went from $153,000 to $127,000 a change of 17.0% quarter over quarter. Granite Point Capital Management, L.p. cut its stake by selling 35,000 shares a decrease of 52.6%. Granite Point Capital Management, L.p. owns 31,500 shares with a value of $158,000. The value of the position overall is down by 56.7%.
Spq Asia Capital Ltd divested its investment by shedding 102,150 shares a decrease of 44.6% in the quarter. Spq Asia Capital Ltd currently owns 126,750 shares valued at $636,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 49.4%. As of quarter end Bank Of Montreal /can/ had disposed of 69,919 shares trimming its position 99.9%. The value in dollars decreased from $351,000 to $0 decreasing 100.0% for the reporting period.
In the last earnings report the EPS was $-1.09 and is expected to be $-0.47 for the current year with 112,500,000 shares outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS will be $-0.05 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $-0.31.
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