Shares of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) Sees Large Outflow of Money

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) During the most recent session, the shares traded at 0.06 points or 0.38% higher at $16.06. The money flow data is unimpressive with the net money flow value of $(-30.88) million. As per the intraday data, the upticks measured $4.1 million and the downticks measured $34.98 million. As a result, the up/down ratio registered a value of 0.12. The shares have seen -2.07% price change for the week.A block trade also made an entry with $0.92 million flowing in through upticks while $31.77 million flew out through downticks. The block tradeoff had the up/down ratio of 0.03. The net money flow for this big transaction was $(-30.85) million.


The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 6.21% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 12.86%. The company shares have dropped 39.89% in the past 52 Weeks. On July 23, 2015 The shares registered one year high of $27.04 and one year low was seen on June 20, 2016 at $15.96. The 50-day moving average is $17.57 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $18.76. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $16.04 and $15.48 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $16.17. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $16.06, notching a gain of 0.38% for the day. The total traded volume was 3,824,380 . The stock had closed at $16.00 on the previous day.

Currently the company Insiders own 3.4% of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 99.68% of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -3.33%. On the companys insider trading activities, Dragoon John, officer (See remarks.) of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co, unloaded 25,000 shares at an average price of $20.41 on May 2, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $510,250, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (HMH) is a global learning company, specializing in education solutions across a variety of media. The Company operates in two segments: Education and Trade Publishing. Its Education segment provides educational products, technology platforms and services to meet the diverse needs of classrooms. Its Trade Publishing segment develops, markets and sells consumer books in print and digital formats and licenses book rights to other publishers and electronic businesses in the United States and abroad. It delivers content, services and technology to both educational institutions and consumers, in more than 150 countries across the world. In the United States, the Company is a provider of Kindergarten through 12th grade (K-12) educational content. Its content includes characters and titles such as Curious George, Carmen Sandiego, The Oregon Trail, The Little Prince, The Lord of the Rings, Life of Pi, Websters New World Dictionary and Cliffs Notes.

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