Supreme Industries, Inc. (NYSE:STS) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 732,962 shares, a growth of 30.3% from the September 15th total of 562,614 shares. Currently, 5.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 513,488 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days.
In related news, insider William J. Barrett sold 12,000 shares of Supreme Industries stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.78, for a total value of $201,360.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 651,604 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $10,933,915.12. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider William J. Barrett sold 10,000 shares of Supreme Industries stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $19.13, for a total transaction of $191,300.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 503,452 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,631,036.76. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.
Shares of Supreme Industries (NYSE:STS) opened at 17.68 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $18.14 and a 200-day moving average of $14.39. The firm has a market cap of $300.93 million and a PE ratio of 16.21. Supreme Industries has a 1-year low of $5.40 and a 1-year high of $19.83.
Supreme Industries (NYSE:STS) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $0.48 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.16. The business had revenue of $92.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $89.12 million. Analysts predict that Supreme Industries will post $1.18 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Supreme Industries Company Profile
Supreme Industries, Inc (Supreme) is a manufacturer of specialized vehicles, including truck bodies, trolleys and specialty vehicles. The Company operates through two segments, which include specialized commercial vehicles and fiberglass products. The Company manufactures specialized commercial vehicles that are attached to a truck chassis.
Receive News & Ratings for Supreme Industries Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Supreme Industries Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.