Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd (NASDAQ:JCTCF) was the target of a large drop in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 400 shares, a drop of 85.2% from the July 15th total of 2,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.1 days. Currently, 0.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
In other Jewett-Cameron Trading news, insider Michael Charles Nasser sold 3,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.30, for a total value of $29,050.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 335,568 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,785,214.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 28,687 shares of company stock valued at $241,507. 40.80% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
An institutional investor recently bought a new position in Jewett-Cameron Trading stock. Riverview Trust Co acquired a new stake in shares of Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd (NASDAQ:JCTCF) during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 1,141,538 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,475,000. Jewett-Cameron Trading makes up about 6.7% of Riverview Trust Co’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd largest holding. Riverview Trust Co owned about 28.33% of Jewett-Cameron Trading as of its most recent SEC filing. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 48.61% of the company’s stock.
Jewett-Cameron Trading (NASDAQ:JCTCF) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 15th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $16.69 million during the quarter. Jewett-Cameron Trading had a return on equity of 11.94% and a net margin of 5.55%.
Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Profile
Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes specialty metal products; and distributes wood products to home centers and other retailers primarily in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Industrial Wood Products; Lawn, Garden, Pet and Other; Seed Processing and Sales; and Industrial Tools and Clamps.
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