KCG Holdings June 15th Short Interest Update

KCG Holdings (NYSE:KCG) has seen a shortfall of 195,580 shares or 5.8% in the short interest. The remaining shorts are 5.3% of the total floated shares. The net short interest, as on June 15,2016, stood at 3,166,185 shares and the stocks days to cover will be 6 by factoring in the average per day volume of 501,480 shares. On May 31,2016, 3,361,765 shares were shorted. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.

KCG Holdings (NYSE:KCG): The stock opened at $13.29 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $13.44 for the day. The stock traded down to $13.15 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $13.21 with a loss of -5.10% for the day. The stock had closed at $13.92 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 2,843,546 shares.

The company shares have rallied 5.93% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 1, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $14.34 and the one year low was seen on Aug 12, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $13.59 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $12.19.

KCG Holdings (NYSE:KCG) has tumbled 2.87% during the past week and has dropped 5.58% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 1.26%. KCG Holdings (NYSE:KCG) has underperformed the index by 2.72% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.

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