Short Interest Update on Energizer Holdings (EPC)

Energizer Holdings (EPC) : Traders are getting increasingly bearish on Energizer Holdings (EPC), as can be seen in the addition of short positions from 2,526,286 on Jul 29, 2016, to 2,540,856 on August 15, 2016. The net change in shorts is 14,570 shares, an increase of 0.6%. 5 days remain before the expiry. The 4.4% of outstanding short positions on the stock compared to its float, shows that traders expect the stock to fall from the current levels. The daily volume of the stock is 552,821. The short interest information was released on Wednesday Aug 24th after the market close.

Energizer Holdings (NYSE:EPC): The stock opened at $77.32 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $77.38 for the day. The stock traded down to $75.98 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $76.24 with a loss of -1.21% for the day. The stock had closed at $77.17 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 344,825 shares.


In a related news, Hatfield David P, CEO of Edgewell Personal Care Co, executed a transaction worth $382,750 on November 18, 2015. A total of 5,000 shares were purchased at an average price of $76.55. The Insider information was divulged by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. The information is based on open market trades at the market prices.Option exercises are not covered.

Edgewell Personal Care Company, formerly Energizer Holdings, Inc., is engaged in providing personal care products. The Company offers its products in various categories, including shaving, sun care, feminine care, infant care, skin care and pet care. It offers a portfolio of over 25 brands in more than 50 countries. The Company offers its shaving products under the brands, including Schick, Wilkinson Sword, Personna, Edge and Skintimate. The Company offers its sun care products under the brands, which include Banana Boat and Hawaiian Tropic. It offers its feminine care products under the brands, including Stayfree, Carefree, o.b. and Playtex. The Company offers its infant care products under the brand, which includes Playtex. It offers its skin care products under the brands, which include Playtex and Wet Ones. The Company offers its pet care products under the brand, which includes Litter Genie.

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