Crown Holdings (CCK) : The short interest in Crown Holdings (CCK) has changed with an increase of 107,044 shares and the open interest is 9.5%. From 1,132,641 short positions on Jul 29, 2016, the shorts increased to 1,239,685 shares by August 15, 2016. There are 2 more days left for the expiry and the daily trading volume of the stock is 731,370 shares. The total interest of shorts is 0.9% of the shares available to the public. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.
Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK): The stock opened at $54.06 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $54.06 for the day. The stock traded down to $53.40 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $53.49 with a loss of -0.94% for the day. The stock had closed at $54.00 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 400,087 shares.
In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the (President – Asia Pacific Div.) of Crown Holdings Inc, Bourque Robert H Jr had sold 715 shares worth of $37,473 in a transaction dated May 26, 2016. In this transaction, 715 shares were sold at $52.41 per share.
Crown Holdings, Inc. is engaged in design, manufacture and sale of packaging products for consumer goods. The Companys business is organized within three divisions, Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific. Within each Division, the Company is organized along product lines. Within the Americas Division, the Company operates Americas Beverage and North America Food. Within the European Division, the Company operates European Beverage and European Food. The Companys Asia Pacific Division consists of beverage can operations and also includes the Companys non-beverage can operations, such as food cans and specialty packaging. The Company also operates European aerosol and specialty packaging business, its North American aerosol can business and its tooling and equipment operations in the United States and United Kingdom. The Companys products include steel and aluminum cans for food, beverage, household and other consumer products, and metal vacuum closures and caps.