Nexgen Energy Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:NXE) saw a significant increase in short interest in March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 10,486,755 shares, an increase of 6.1% from the February 28th total of 9,879,930 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 179,786 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 58.3 days. Approximately 4.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
Shares of Nexgen Energy (NYSEAMERICAN NXE) traded down $0.13 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $1.95. The company had a trading volume of 294,426 shares, compared to its average volume of 208,039. The stock has a market capitalization of $714.11, a PE ratio of -13.93 and a beta of 2.38. Nexgen Energy has a 52 week low of $1.82 and a 52 week high of $3.19.
Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Florence Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Nexgen Energy in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $108,000. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new stake in Nexgen Energy in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $155,000. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its holdings in Nexgen Energy by 27.3% in the fourth quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 389,643 shares of the company’s stock valued at $997,000 after purchasing an additional 83,653 shares during the period. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI grew its holdings in Nexgen Energy by 14.1% in the fourth quarter. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI now owns 746,200 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,910,000 after purchasing an additional 92,000 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can grew its holdings in Nexgen Energy by 25.4% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 455,607 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,166,000 after purchasing an additional 92,346 shares during the period.
Nexgen Energy Company Profile
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