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Short Interest in Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Decreases By 15.4%

Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) saw a large decline in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 13,677,976 shares, a decline of 15.4% from the April 15th total of 16,173,814 shares. Approximately 10.5% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 2,058,273 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 6.6 days. In other Citrix Systems news, EVP Mark J. Ferrer sold 1,388 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 27th.... 
 

Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (VXUS) Short Interest Update

Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (NASDAQ:VXUS) was the target of a significant increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,126,332 shares, an increase of 134.4% from the April 15th total of 907,251 shares. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 959,995 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. ELM Advisors LLC increased... 
 

Pinduoduo Inc (PDD) Short Interest Up 16.6% in April

Pinduoduo Inc (NASDAQ:PDD) was the recipient of a large growth in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 23,556,472 shares, a growth of 16.6% from the April 15th total of 20,207,134 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,610,415 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 3.7% of the company’s shares are sold short. A number of research firms have issued reports on PDD. UBS Group began coverage on Pinduoduo in a report on Wednesday, March 6th. They set a “buy”... 
 

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Target of Unusually High Options Trading (ARWR)

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ARWR) was the target of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Investors purchased 5,548 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,003% compared to the typical daily volume of 503 call options. In other news, CFO Kenneth Allen Myszkowski sold 27,071 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.00, for a total value of $595,562.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 278,536 shares in the company, valued... 
 

Veoneer Sees Unusually High Options Volume (VNE)

Veoneer Inc (NYSE:VNE) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock investors bought 3,794 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,144% compared to the typical daily volume of 305 put options. Shares of VNE stock opened at $17.50 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06, a quick ratio of 1.99 and a current ratio of 2.28. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.63 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of -5.52. Veoneer has a fifty-two week low of $17.25 and a fifty-two... 
 

Short Interest in Texas Instruments Incorporated (TXN) Declines By 14.1%

Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 15,965,342 shares, a decrease of 14.1% from the April 15th total of 18,579,122 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 5,709,069 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. In related news, Chairman Richard K. Templeton sold 475,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 1st.... 
 

Short Interest in Moleculin Biotech Inc (MBRX) Grows By 327.4%

Moleculin Biotech Inc (NASDAQ:MBRX) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 3,414,826 shares, a growth of 327.4% from the April 15th total of 798,955 shares. Currently, 12.4% of the company’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily volume of 19,748,725 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.2 days. A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Renaissance Technologies LLC raised... 
 

Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Burlington Stores (BURL)

Burlington Stores Inc (NYSE:BURL) saw some unusual options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock traders purchased 9,602 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,221% compared to the typical daily volume of 727 put options. A number of research firms recently issued reports on BURL. Robert W. Baird started coverage on shares of Burlington Stores in a research report on Tuesday, May 14th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $200.00 target price on the stock. ValuEngine lowered shares of Burlington Stores... 
 

Short Interest in Cornerstone Total Return Fund Inc (CRF) Declines By 73.9%

Cornerstone Total Return Fund Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:CRF) was the recipient of a significant drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 54,704 shares, a drop of 73.9% from the April 15th total of 209,863 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 173,694 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.3 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company’s shares are sold short. Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in CRF. Ford Financial Group Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Cornerstone... 
 

Copart Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (CPRT)

Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Investors acquired 2,941 call options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 2,031% compared to the average daily volume of 138 call options. Shares of CPRT opened at $64.79 on Thursday. Copart has a fifty-two week low of $44.61 and a fifty-two week high of $67.54. The stock has a market capitalization of $15.05 billion, a P/E ratio of 37.45, a PEG ratio of 1.54 and a beta of 0.98. The company has a quick ratio of 1.61, a current ratio of 1.69 and a debt-to-equity... 
 

Investors Purchase Large Volume of Urban Outfitters Put Options (URBN)

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors bought 27,476 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,356% compared to the typical volume of 1,887 put options. Shares of NASDAQ:URBN opened at $24.34 on Thursday. Urban Outfitters has a twelve month low of $24.06 and a twelve month high of $52.50. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.80 billion, a PE ratio of 8.85, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.93 and a beta of 0.53. Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ:URBN) last... 
 

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on Pampa Energia (PAM)

Pampa Energia S.A. (NYSE:PAM) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors purchased 5,096 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 913% compared to the typical volume of 503 call options. PAM has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. ValuEngine cut shares of Pampa Energia from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, January 25th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Pampa Energia from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell”... 
 

People’s United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) Short Interest Up 11.8% in April

People’s United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 24,971,166 shares, a growth of 11.8% from the April 15th total of 22,337,903 shares. Currently, 6.7% of the company’s stock are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,140,503 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.0 days. In related news, insider Mark F. Herron sold 4,466 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction... 
 

OncoCyte Corp (OCX) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

OncoCyte Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:OCX) saw a significant increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 828,304 shares, an increase of 6.1% from the April 15th total of 780,426 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 126,270 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.6 days. Approximately 2.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Shares of OCX stock opened at $4.94 on Thursday. OncoCyte has a 12 month low of $1.16 and a 12 month high of $6.92. OncoCyte (NYSEAMERICAN:OCX)... 
 

Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Middleby (MIDD)

Middleby Corp (NASDAQ:MIDD) was the target of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock traders purchased 1,701 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 2,199% compared to the average volume of 74 call options. Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. BidaskClub lowered Middleby from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 10th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Middleby from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in... 
 

22nd Century Group Inc (XXII) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest

22nd Century Group Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:XXII) saw a significant drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 21,834,817 shares, a drop of 4.8% from the April 15th total of 22,941,035 shares. Approximately 19.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,457,883 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 15.0 days. A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on XXII shares. TheStreet downgraded shares of 22nd Century Group from a... 
 

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Put Options on Macerich (MAC)

Macerich Co (NYSE:MAC) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 1,712 put options on the company. This is an increase of 2,183% compared to the typical daily volume of 75 put options. In related news, SVP Kenneth Volk sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.19, for a total value of $210,950.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 12,399 shares of the company’s... 
 

Acadia Healthcare Target of Unusually High Options Trading (ACHC)

Acadia Healthcare Company Inc (NASDAQ:ACHC) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders bought 1,864 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 886% compared to the average daily volume of 189 call options. A number of research analysts have recently commented on ACHC shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Acadia Healthcare from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price target for the company in a research report on Monday, February 18th.... 
 

BRF Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (BRFS)

Brf S.A. (NYSE:BRFS) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Investors acquired 769 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,438% compared to the average daily volume of 50 put options. A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Baillie Gifford & Co. raised its holdings in BRF by 16.7% in the first quarter. Baillie Gifford & Co. now owns 20,229,356 shares of the company’s stock valued at $117,735,000 after acquiring an additional... 
 

Short Interest in IsoRay, Inc. (ISR) Drops By 6.8%

IsoRay, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:ISR) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 771,025 shares, a decrease of 6.8% from the April 15th total of 827,421 shares. Currently, 1.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 178,512 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.3 days. Shares of NYSEAMERICAN:ISR opened at $0.44 on Wednesday. IsoRay has a fifty-two week low of $0.27 and a fifty-two week high of $1.22. IsoRay (NYSEAMERICAN:ISR)... 
 

Ring Energy Inc (REI) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

Ring Energy Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:REI) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 6,861,965 shares, a decrease of 1.6% from the April 15th total of 6,974,461 shares. Approximately 11.5% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 463,625 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 14.8 days. REI has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Northland Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating... 
 

Document Security Systems, Inc. (DSS) Short Interest Update

Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:DSS) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 387,975 shares, an increase of 16.5% from the April 15th total of 332,938 shares. Approximately 3.1% of the company’s stock are sold short. Based on an average trading volume of 360,096 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.1 days. A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Document Security Systems stock. Renaissance Technologies LLC grew its position... 
 

AFLAC Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (AFL)

AFLAC Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. Investors purchased 19,710 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 5,087% compared to the average volume of 380 put options. In other AFLAC news, insider Audrey B. Tillman sold 2,100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, February 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $48.71, for a total transaction of $102,291.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 105,017 shares in the company,... 
 

Flexible Solutions International, Inc. (FSI) Short Interest Up 29.1% in April

Flexible Solutions International, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:FSI) was the recipient of a large increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 120,500 shares, an increase of 29.1% from the April 15th total of 93,360 shares. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily volume of 142,561 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.8 days. FSI traded down $0.05 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $3.10. The company’s stock had a trading volume of... 
 

Traders Purchase Large Volume of Packaging Corp Of America Call Options (PKG)

Packaging Corp Of America (NYSE:PKG) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. Traders acquired 1,878 call options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 949% compared to the typical daily volume of 179 call options. A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Bank of America downgraded Packaging Corp Of America from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 16th. UBS Group assumed coverage on Packaging Corp Of America in a research note on Wednesday,... 
 

Traders Purchase High Volume of Put Options on WEC Energy Group (WEC)

WEC Energy Group Inc (NYSE:WEC) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Stock investors bought 1,253 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 1,743% compared to the average daily volume of 68 put options. Several research firms have issued reports on WEC. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of WEC Energy Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 26th. Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of WEC Energy Group from a “neutral”... 
 

Upwork Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (UPWK)

Upwork Inc (NASDAQ:UPWK) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Monday. Traders acquired 14,085 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,441% compared to the average volume of 914 put options. In related news, major shareholder Globespan Management Associate sold 2,000,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, April 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.00, for a total value of $36,000,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which... 
 

Investors Purchase High Volume of Put Options on FOX (FOXA)

Fox Corp (NASDAQ:FOXA) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Traders purchased 6,240 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,341% compared to the typical daily volume of 433 put options. FOXA has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Societe Generale lowered FOX from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 24th. Atlantic Securities initiated coverage on shares of FOX in a research report on Thursday, March 21st. They issued... 
 

Timken Sees Unusually High Options Volume (TKR)

Timken Co (NYSE:TKR) was the target of some unusual options trading on Thursday. Stock traders bought 7,806 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 4,189% compared to the average volume of 182 call options. TKR has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Timken from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 5th. ValuEngine downgraded Timken from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research... 
 

Evolus Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (EOLS)

Evolus Inc (NASDAQ:EOLS) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock investors purchased 2,135 call options on the company. This represents an increase of 1,343% compared to the typical volume of 148 call options. Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC lifted its position in Evolus by 50.0% during the 1st quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 1,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $34,000... 
 

Harris Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (HRS)

Harris Co. (NYSE:HRS) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Investors purchased 2,627 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of 1,699% compared to the average daily volume of 146 call options. HRS has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Cowen restated a “buy” rating and issued a $194.00 price target on shares of Harris in a report on Tuesday, January 29th. ValuEngine upgraded Harris from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 29th. Argus... 
 

Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of Call Options on RadNet (RDNT)

RadNet Inc. (NASDAQ:RDNT) was the recipient of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors acquired 2,025 call options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,885% compared to the average volume of 102 call options. In other news, Director Michael L. Md Sherman sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.89, for a total value of $277,800.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 279,720 shares in... 
 

Viewray Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (VRAY)

Viewray Inc (NASDAQ:VRAY) was the target of unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors bought 615 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 925% compared to the typical daily volume of 60 put options. NASDAQ VRAY traded down $0.03 during trading on Thursday, hitting $8.45. The stock had a trading volume of 794,448 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,269,731. The company has a market cap of $794.04 million, a P/E ratio of -8.62 and a beta of 1.20. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of... 
 

HSBC Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (HSBC)

HSBC Holdings plc (NYSE:HSBC) saw unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Stock investors purchased 53,855 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 2,970% compared to the average daily volume of 1,754 call options. Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. One Wealth Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of HSBC during the 1st quarter worth approximately $128,000. Natixis Advisors L.P. lifted its position in shares of HSBC by 4.5% during the 1st quarter.... 
 

Inogen Sees Unusually High Options Volume (INGN)

Inogen Inc (NASDAQ:INGN) saw some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors bought 5,861 put options on the company. This is an increase of 2,332% compared to the average volume of 241 put options. INGN has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised Inogen from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $169.00 price target on the stock in a report on Tuesday, February 5th. Needham & Company LLC reissued a “strong-buy” rating and set a $191.00 price... 
 

Investors Buy High Volume of Seattle Genetics Put Options (SGEN)

Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) was the target of unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Traders bought 4,420 put options on the company. This is an increase of approximately 1,975% compared to the typical volume of 213 put options. In other Seattle Genetics news, CFO Todd E. Simpson sold 12,500 shares of Seattle Genetics stock in a transaction on Friday, April 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.00, for a total value of $975,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange... 
 

LYFT Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (LYFT)

LYFT Inc (NASDAQ:LYFT) saw unusually large options trading on Wednesday. Stock investors purchased 57,640 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 3,458% compared to the average daily volume of 1,620 put options. In related news, Director R. Ann Miura-Ko purchased 1,650 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 2nd. The stock was bought at an average cost of $72.00 per share, for a total transaction of $118,800.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission,... 
 

Investors Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Rosetta Stone (RST)

Rosetta Stone Inc (NYSE:RST) saw unusually large options trading activity on Wednesday. Traders bought 1,390 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 2,072% compared to the average daily volume of 64 call options. In other Rosetta Stone news, insider Nicholas C. Gaehde sold 2,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.59, for a total value of $58,975.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission,... 
 

Pattern Energy Group Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (PEGI)

Pattern Energy Group Inc (NASDAQ:PEGI) (TSE:PEG) was the target of some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Investors purchased 5,677 put options on the stock. This is an increase of approximately 9,207% compared to the typical volume of 61 put options. PEGI has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. BidaskClub cut Pattern Energy Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 14th. ValuEngine upgraded Pattern Energy Group from a “hold” rating to... 
 

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of MSG Networks Put Options (MSGN)

MSG Networks Inc (NYSE:MSGN) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Tuesday. Stock traders bought 1,586 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,766% compared to the typical volume of 85 put options. Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Quadrant Capital Group LLC purchased a new position in MSG Networks in the 1st quarter worth about $25,000. Athena Capital Advisors LLC purchased a new position in MSG Networks in the 4th... 
 

Investors Purchase High Volume of Kornit Digital Put Options (KRNT)

Kornit Digital Ltd (NASDAQ:KRNT) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Investors bought 1,730 put options on the company. This is an increase of 1,342% compared to the average volume of 120 put options. Shares of KRNT stock opened at $25.51 on Wednesday. Kornit Digital has a 12 month low of $13.55 and a 12 month high of $29.63. The stock has a market cap of $1.01 billion, a PE ratio of 106.29 and a beta of 1.08. Kornit Digital (NASDAQ:KRNT) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 12th. The industrial... 
 

Stock Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on USA Technologies (USAT)

USA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAT) was the target of unusually large options trading on Tuesday. Investors purchased 6,245 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,583% compared to the typical daily volume of 371 call options. Shares of NASDAQ:USAT opened at $5.85 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $353.40 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 84.14 and a beta of 1.89. USA Technologies has a 52-week low of $3.19 and a 52-week high of $16.83. Several brokerages have issued reports on USAT. Zacks Investment Research... 
 

Penumbra Target of Unusually High Options Trading (PEN)

Penumbra Inc (NYSE:PEN) saw some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Investors purchased 1,324 call options on the company. This is an increase of 1,339% compared to the typical daily volume of 92 call options. Shares of PEN opened at $129.62 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $4.48 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 254.16, a P/E/G ratio of 7.60 and a beta of 0.71. Penumbra has a 52 week low of $110.84 and a 52 week high of $167.35. Penumbra (NYSE:PEN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 26th. The company... 
 

Myriad Genetics Sees Unusually High Options Volume (MYGN)

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MYGN) was the recipient of some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Investors purchased 2,120 call options on the company. This is an increase of 1,697% compared to the average volume of 118 call options. Several equities research analysts have weighed in on MYGN shares. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Myriad Genetics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, March 27th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Myriad Genetics from a “hold” rating... 
 

Chemours Sees Unusually High Options Volume (CC)

Chemours Co (NYSE:CC) saw some unusual options trading on Monday. Stock traders bought 4,754 put options on the stock. This is an increase of 2,132% compared to the average daily volume of 213 put options. In other news, insider Paul Kirsch sold 10,000 shares of Chemours stock in a transaction on Monday, February 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.66, for a total value of $386,600.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also,... 
 

Investors Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Maxar Technologies (MAXR)

Maxar Technologies Inc (NYSE:MAXR) saw some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Stock traders purchased 2,658 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,041% compared to the typical volume of 233 call options. NYSE:MAXR opened at $6.83 on Tuesday. Maxar Technologies has a 1-year low of $3.83 and a 1-year high of $55.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.70, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a current ratio of 0.75. The firm has a market capitalization of $387.86 million, a P/E ratio of -2.36 and a beta of 1.47. Maxar Technologies... 
 

BOK Financial Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (BOKF)

BOK Financial Co. (NASDAQ:BOKF) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Monday. Investors bought 652 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 888% compared to the typical daily volume of 66 put options. In other news, Director George B. Kaiser acquired 3,000 shares of BOK Financial stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 7th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $85.83 per share, for a total transaction of $257,490.00. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this... 
 

China Mobile Ltd. (CHL) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest

China Mobile Ltd. (NYSE:CHL) was the target of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,727,039 shares, a decrease of 38.1% from the March 29th total of 2,790,811 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,252,621 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days. CHL stock opened at $47.38 on Friday. China Mobile has a 52-week low of $43.25 and a 52-week high of $55.84. The company has a market cap of $194.03 billion, a PE ratio of 11.47, a PEG ratio of... 
 

Investors Buy Large Volume of Call Options on William Lyon Homes (WLH)

William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Thursday. Stock traders purchased 834 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,042% compared to the average volume of 73 call options. Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Versant Capital Management Inc increased its stake in William Lyon Homes by 843.2% in the 1st quarter. Versant Capital Management Inc now owns 2,094 shares of the construction company’s stock valued... 
 

Under Armour Sees Unusually High Options Volume (UA)

Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA) saw unusually large options trading on Thursday. Stock traders bought 6,517 put options on the stock. This represents an increase of approximately 1,317% compared to the average daily volume of 460 put options. Shares of NYSE:UA opened at $20.24 on Friday. Under Armour has a 1 year low of $15.05 and a 1 year high of $23.28. The company has a market cap of $9.15 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 79.69 and a beta of 1.00. The company has a quick ratio of 1.20, a current ratio of 1.97 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35.... 
 
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