Mead Johnson Nutrition Company June 15th Short Interest Update

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN), A increase of 144,948 shares or 1.6% was observed in the short interest of Mead Johnson Nutrition Company The interest on June 15,2016 came in at 9,161,411 shares and as per the average daily trading of 1,061,189 shares, the days to cover are 9. The increased interest is 4.9% of the floated shares. The data of May 31,2016 put the interest at 9,016,463 shares. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on June 24th after market close.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN): The stock opened at $86.40 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $87.89 for the day. The stock traded down to $85.81 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $87.55 with a loss of -1.20% for the day. The stock had closed at $88.61 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 4,395,030 shares.

The company shares have dropped -2.49% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 23, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $91.89 and the one year low was seen on Jan 28, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $84.30 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $79.28.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN) has climbed 1.57% in the past week and advanced 5.2% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.25% and the outperformance has advanced to 8.39% for the last 4 weeks period.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (Mead Johnson) is a global pediatric nutrition company. The Company manufactures, distributes and sells infant formulas, childrens nutrition and other nutritional products. Its product portfolio includes routine and specialty infant formulas, childrens milks and milk modifiers, dietary supplements for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, pediatric vitamins, and products for pediatric metabolic disorders. The Company operates through three segments: Asia, Latin America and North America/Europe. The Companys Enfa family of brands, including Enfamil infant formula, is a brand franchise in pediatric nutrition. Its product portfolio addresses a range of nutritional needs for infants, children and expectant and nursing mothers. The Company markets its portfolio of more than 70 products to mothers, healthcare professionals and retailers in more than 50 countries in Asia, North America, Latin America and Europe.

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